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 147

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American Black Journal

Detroit Fly-In / Luft Gangster

We take a look at careers in aviation, and talk with Tuskegee Airmen. Ep 4433.

26:43

Detroit Fly-In / Luft Gangster

26:43

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American Black Journal

Detroit Fly-In: Audience Questions

Question and answer session from live "Detroit Fly In" show.

31:14

Detroit Fly-In: Audience Questions

31:14

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American Black Journal

Ford Freedom Awards / Danialle Karmanos’ Work It Out

Ford Freedom Award celebrates black men; Detroit program teaches good health. Ep 4432.

26:47

Ford Freedom Awards / Danialle Karmanos’ Work It Out

26:47

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American Black Journal

Wayne County Commissioner Martha Scott / Bookstock

Martha Scott on breaking racial and gender barriers. Plus, Bookstock is back. Ep 4430.

26:46

Wayne County Commissioner Martha Scott / Bookstock

26:46

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Clips 255

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Black Role Models in Aviation

American Black Journal

Black Role Models in Aviation

We talk with Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson and Lt. Col. Lawrence Millben. Ep 4433/Seg 3.

12:19

Black Role Models in Aviation

12:19

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American Black Journal

Detroit Fly-In

Exposing Detroit students to careers in aviation and aerospace. Ep 4433/Seg 1.

11:09

Detroit Fly-In

11:09

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American Black Journal

On This Day Detroit - 5/22/16

Ken Coleman takes a look back at important moments in Detroit’s history. Ep 4433/Seg 2.

0:44

On This Day Detroit - 5/22/16

0:44

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American Black Journal

2016 Ford Freedom Awards

Details about the star-studded 2016 Ford Freedom Awards. Ep 4432/Seg 1.

9:24

2016 Ford Freedom Awards

9:24

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American Black Journal

Danialle Karmanos’ Work It Out

A yoga-based approach to teach kids about health and nutrition. Ep 4432/Seg 3.

13:44

Danialle Karmanos’ Work It Out

13:44

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American Black Journal

On This Day Detroit – 5/15/16

Ken Coleman takes a look back at important moments in Detroit’s history. Ep 4432/Seg 2.

0:49

On This Day Detroit – 5/15/16

0:49

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American Black Journal

2016 Bookstock

Details on the area’s largest used book and media sale. Ep. 4430/Seg 3.

8:48

2016 Bookstock

8:48

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American Black Journal

On This Day Detroit – 5/1/16

Ken Coleman takes a look back at African-American life in Detroit. Ep 4430/Seg 2.

0:36

On This Day Detroit – 5/1/16

0:36

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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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