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Rabbi Jack Moline to Speak at Russell Bennett Award Celebration

          Rabbi Jack Moline, Executive Director of the national Interfaith Alliance in Washington, DC, will be speaking at the Tulsa Interfaith Alliance’s Russell Bennett Award Celebration on Thursday, April 30, 2015.  Rabbi Moline will address national … Continue reading

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Statement Concerning Actions of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity

The following statement was read by our Executive Director at the press conference called by the Say No to Hate Coalition of Tulsa in response to the recent racist incident involving the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity at the University of … Continue reading

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Rev. Dr. Marlin Lavanhar to Receive 2015 Russell Bennett Faith and Courage Award

The Board of Directors of the Tulsa Interfaith Alliance is pleased to announce that the Rev. Dr. Marlin Lavanhar, Sr Minister of All Souls Unitarian Church, has been selected as the recipient of the Russell Bennett Faith and Courage Award … Continue reading

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Statement in Opposition to Oklahoma HB 1598

The Tulsa Interfaith Alliance is deeply disappointed in yesterday’s action by the Children, Youth, and Family Services Committee (Rep Sally Kern, Chair) of the Oklahoma House of Representatives in which they amended and then approved HB 1598 the “Parental and … Continue reading

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FREE Screening of Film, “Vessel”

The Tulsa Interfaith Alliance and the Oklahoma Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice are sponsoring a FREE screening of the groundbreaking film, “Vessel”.  This powerful film tells the story of “Women on Waves” who are working to change the realities of … Continue reading

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Muslim Lobby Day at the Capitol

As you may have learned in recent press reports, the Oklahoma chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-OK), in partnership with other organizations, has organized a day for our Muslim neighbors to visit their legislators at the Capitol and … Continue reading

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Lobby Day in Support of Same-Gender Marriage, February 23, 2015

We join with our community partners, Oklahomans for Equality and Freedom Oklahoma for a special Lobby Day on Monday, February 23. You may already be aware that some of our legislators have bent over backward to write and submit legislation … Continue reading

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The Compassion Tour Comes to Tulsa

          The Compassion Tour, a global, yearlong, multi-city tour to raise awareness of compassion, has added a stop in Tulsa to happen February 8-21, 2015.  The Tour comes out of the life work of David H. Breaux who … Continue reading

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Save the Date

Our annual Russell Bennett Award Presentation Dinner will be Thursday, April 30, 2015 at 6:00pm at the Raindrop House Turkish Cultural Center in Broken Arrow, OK.  The award recipient will be announced later. Check our website after March 1 to … Continue reading

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Opposition to SB48

The Tulsa Interfaith Alliance wishes to voice its opposition to Senate Bill 48, introduced by Sen. Kyle Loveless (R-Oklahoma City). The bill seeks to provide immunity from liability for school district employees who wish to teach an elective course on … Continue reading

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