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Belle Isle / The Carr Center / Business & Community Law Clin


The fight over who will control Belle Isle has highlighted much distrust and tension from both elected officials and residents. Governor Rick Snyder and Detroit mayor Dave Bing announced a proposed deal that would lease the island to the state for 30 years. Detroit City Council struck down the proposal. American Black Journal - Episode 4136

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American Black Journal

400 Study Club

We talk with two members of the historic “400 Study Club.” Ep 4419/Seg 1.


American Black Journal

Heritage Optical Center

A black business owner talks about making history in the eye care industry. Ep 4419/Seg 3.


American Black Journal

On This Day Detroit – 2/14/16

Ken Coleman looks back at important moments in Detroit’s Black history. Ep 4419/Seg 2.


American Black Journal

American Heart Month

Life-saving health information for black women. Ep 4418/Seg 3.


American Black Journal

Detroit Public School Crisis

Detroit Federation of Teachers Interim President Ivy Bailey on DPS. Ep 4418/Seg 1.


American Black Journal

On This Day Detroit – 2/7/16

Ken Coleman looks back at African-American life in Detroit. Ep 443/Seg 2.


American Black Journal

Flint Water Crisis

Updates on the Flint water crisis and its impact on residents. Ep 4417/Seg 1.


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