American Black Journal

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American Black Journal is an historic television program that has been presenting issues and events from African-American perspectives since 1968. It is designed to be fast-paced with more segments and a mix of field and studio elements. The segments feature topics about the arts and culture and also cover community issues such as politics, race, and religion.

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Episodes 190

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal National Foster Care Month / “Colors of Cancer Race 4 Resour

American Black Journal

National Foster Care Month / “Colors of Cancer Race 4 Resour

A look at the state of foster care; a 6K race to raise money for cancer survivors. E 4531.

26:45

National Foster Care Month / “Colors of Cancer Race 4 Resour

26:45

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Financial Literacy for Detroiters/Construction Science Expo

American Black Journal

Financial Literacy for Detroiters/Construction Science Expo

New effort to help Detroiters manage their money; students get hands-on experience. E 4530

26:46

Financial Literacy for Detroiters/Construction Science Expo

26:46

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Grow Detroit’s Young Talent / Black History Mobile Museum

American Black Journal

Grow Detroit’s Young Talent / Black History Mobile Museum

Young Detroiters get on-the-job experience; a traveling Black History Museum. Ep 4529.

26:45

Grow Detroit’s Young Talent / Black History Mobile Museum

26:45

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Alycia Meriweather / Mass Incarceration

American Black Journal

Alycia Meriweather / Mass Incarceration

DPSCD’s interim supt. on student achievement; pathways that lead to prison. Ep 4525.

26:46

Alycia Meriweather / Mass Incarceration

26:46

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Clips 412

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Detroit Black Journal: Les Brown

American Black Journal

Detroit Black Journal: Les Brown

A 1998 Detroit Black Journal interview with motivational speaker Les Brown. Ep 4531/Seg 2.

1:54

Detroit Black Journal: Les Brown

1:54

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal National Foster Care Month

American Black Journal

National Foster Care Month

A look at the state of foster care. Ep 4531/Seg 1.

10:03

National Foster Care Month

10:03

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Pathways to Prison WKAR Panel Discussion

American Black Journal

Pathways to Prison WKAR Panel Discussion

A discussion on the issues and policies impacting the correctional system. Ep 4531/Seg 4.

3:27

Pathways to Prison WKAR Panel Discussion

3:27

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal “Colors of Cancer Race 4 Resources”

American Black Journal

“Colors of Cancer Race 4 Resources”

Local non-profit will hold its first 6K race to raise money for cancer survivors. Ep 4531

8:45

“Colors of Cancer Race 4 Resources”

8:45

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Citizens Helping Citizens Manage Money Initiative

American Black Journal

Citizens Helping Citizens Manage Money Initiative

A new program helps Detroiters make responsible financial decisions. Ep 4530/Seg 1.

10:04

Citizens Helping Citizens Manage Money Initiative

10:04

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Construction Science Expo

American Black Journal

Construction Science Expo

Local students get hands-on experience in construction and engineering. Ep 4530/Seg 4.

7:56

Construction Science Expo

7:56

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Detroit Black Journal: Teaching Black History

American Black Journal

Detroit Black Journal: Teaching Black History

A 1991 discussion on the importance of teaching Black history. Ep 4530/Seg 3.

1:00

Detroit Black Journal: Teaching Black History

1:00

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Renting in Detroit

American Black Journal

Renting in Detroit

One Detroit takes a look at the housing market in Detroit. Ep 4530/Seg 2.

4:43

Renting in Detroit

4:43

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Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Kathleen Cleaver on American Black Journal - 2/21/16

American Black Journal

Kathleen Cleaver on American Black Journal - 2/21/16

Stephen talks with former Black Panther Party member Kathleen Cleaver.

1:28

Kathleen Cleaver on American Black Journal - 2/21/16

1:28

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