Predominantly black northeast Oklahoma City is plagued by abandoned and vacant homes such as this one.

Beyond the Racist Chant: The Facts About Black Inequality

Recent controversy over a racist chant at a University of Oklahoma fraternity focused attention on the state’s race relations and inequalities.

Korbe, Perry new closeup

Face-Off: the ‘War on Poverty’

Researchers from two prominent Oklahoma think tanks offer their views on whether the “War on Poverty” has been a success or failure.

Fees for the Poor?

Q: Has Oklahoma offloaded to the poor and disadvantaged much of its cost of delivering safety-net benefits?