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American Black Journal

Detroit Blight Authority / History Makers

Video duration: 26:47Video has closed captioning.

The Detroit Blight Authority is clearing Trash and demolishing vacant structures in the City of Detroit. We’ll talk about the organization’s recent cleanup blitz in the Brightmoor Neighborhood. Plus, some local African-American leaders head back to school to inspire students. We’ll talk with two of Detroit’s history makers, actor Josh White, Jr.,and U.of M.Professor Billy Joe Evans. Ep 4201.

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American Black Journal

Alycia Meriweather / Mass Incarceration

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

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Alycia Meriweather / Mass Incarceration

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American Black Journal

Research on Cancer Survivors / Small Business Workshop

The largest study on African Americans & cancer; workshop for small businesses. Ep 4536.

26:45

Research on Cancer Survivors / Small Business Workshop

26:45

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American Black Journal

100 Years of Progress / Grants for Detroit Leaders

Project traces progress of Blacks in Michigan; new funding for community leaders. Ep 4524.

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100 Years of Progress / Grants for Detroit Leaders

26:44

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American Black Journal

NSO Youth & Detroit School Closings/Economic Development

A student voices concern on school closings; an organization builds up communities Ep 4523

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NSO Youth & Detroit School Closings/Economic Development

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American Black Journal

Detroit Black Journal Interview: Don Barden

Don Barden discusses being a business owner. Ep 4525/Seg 2.

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Detroit Black Journal Interview: Don Barden

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American Black Journal

Bookstock '17

Thousands of used books and media go on sale for a good cause. Ep 4527/Seg 3.

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Bookstock '17

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American Black Journal

Detroit Black Journal Interview: Alex Haley

Interview with “Roots” author Alex Haley. Ep 4527/Seg 2.

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Detroit Black Journal Interview: Alex Haley

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American Black Journal

The Intersection

A look at the economic and social conditions that sparked 1967 uprising.

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The Intersection

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American Black Journal

2017 Small Business Workshop

An annual workshop for Detroit-area small business owners. Ep 4526/Seg 3.

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2017 Small Business Workshop

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American Black Journal

Detroit Black Journal Interview: Emery King

A 1990 interview with journalist Emery King. Ep 4526/Seg 2.

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Detroit Black Journal Interview: Emery King

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American Black Journal

Detroit Research on Cancer Survivors

Detroit at the center of a national study on African-American cancer survivors. Ep 4526/S1

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Detroit Research on Cancer Survivors

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American Black Journal

This Old House in Detroit

“This Old House” puts the spotlight on Detroit. Ep 4526/Seg 4.

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This Old House in Detroit

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Stephen talks with former Black Panther Party member Kathleen Cleaver.

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