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Day 7 – Oklahoma City and Dodge City

Posted on July 4, 2022

by Hannah Rubin   We had a late start today at only 8:15 am! We ate our breakfast and then moved to the lobby where we had our framing discussion for gun control and gun violence prevention, talks we’ll have later in the week. We talked about the roots of gun violence, the second amendment, Continue Reading »

Day 6 – Tulsa and Oklahoma City

Posted on July 3, 2022

by Sasha Levine   Today we woke up in the middle of Oklahoma. After eating breakfast at the hotel, we headed on the bus to go to Tulsa. In Tulsa, we went to many different museums. The first one was the Greenwood Rising museum, where we learned all about the Tulsa Race Massacre. In the Continue Reading »

Day 7 – Tulsa and OKC

Posted on July 4, 2021

By Elana Chernoff This year was the first time Etgar has been to Tulsa, Oklahoma and it was well worth it!    In Oklahoma, there are many reservations because as time went on the people kept moving the Native Americans more east. It is where the farmland is not great so they were pushed here. Continue Reading »

Day 7 – Oklahoma City

Posted on July 7, 2019

by Jonah Schulman    We started off today in Dallas listening to a speaker and author named William Federer about bringing Christianity into the U.S. and U.S. government. This was the opposite view point of the discussion we had in Little Rock about the need to keep church and state separate. He began with an Continue Reading »

Day Seven – Oklahoma City

Posted on July 1, 2018

by Ben Goldstone: We started off the day with breakfast at the Holiday Inn and got on the road to go to Oklahoma City, OK. We stopped for lunch on the way and continued to OKC where we observed the Families Belong Together immigration rally on not separating children, in front of the capital building. Continue Reading »

Day 8: Oklahoma City & Dodge City

Posted on July 4, 2016

By Freddie Wilson: Before we left Oklahoma City in the morning, the group had a discussion about climate change. We discussed the difference between global warming and climate change, arguments for and against if climate change is caused by humans, and the debate over what the government should do, if anything. We then left Oklahoma Continue Reading »

Day 7: Dallas & Oklahoma City

Posted on July 3, 2016

By Max Nelkens: We started off the day with a discussion on guns and gun control, in which I learned about different laws and court cases involving the evolution of gun laws to what we have today. For example, I learned about how it’s an easier process to purchase a firearm at a gun show Continue Reading »

Day 8- Oklahoma City, Dodge City

Posted on July 6, 2015

– Julia Horowitz Today we embarked on our journey to Dodge City, Kansas, otherwise known as the “Manhattan of the Midwest” according to Billy. To kick off the day prior to our departure from Oklahoma City, we discussed a hot topic: climate change. We talked about the causes of climate change, and whether or not Continue Reading »

DAY 7- Dallas, Oklahoma City

Posted on July 5, 2015

-Sarah Brecher I hopped out of bed this morning with only one thing on my mind, the fourth of July, one of my personal favorite holidays. I dressed particularly patriotic with a blue and white shirt, denim overalls and a red hat. I came down from my room to find many friends dressed in red, Continue Reading »

Day 6-Oklahoma City-by Max Marcovitch

Posted on July 5, 2014

For me, today epitomized the Etgar 36 experience as a whole. In going from the most somber of emotions to joking around with friends in mere hours, I have learned to expect the twists and turns that come with this journey. The first thing we did today was have a “framing” discussion on the heated Continue Reading »