PBS Anywhere

Providing Support for PBS.org

American Black Journal

Childhood Development / The Success of White Construction

26:46

Carole Quarterman and Dr. Charmaine Johnson of the Detroit affiliate of National Black Child Development Institute join us for an in-depth look at the state of the childhood development in Michigan. We also talk to W. Bernard White, owner of Detroit-based White Construction, about the challenges and successes he endured. Plus, Ken Coleman shares important moments in Detroit’s black history. E 4233

Episodes of American Black Journal133

See all Episodes

Clips of American Black Journal218

American Black Journal

American Heart Month

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

12:24

American Black Journal

Detroit Public School Crisis

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

11:22

American Black Journal

On This Day Detroit – 2/7/16

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

0:41

American Black Journal

Flint Water Crisis

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

10:25

American Black Journal

On This Day Detroit – 1/31/16

Ken Coleman looks back at African-American life in Detroit. Ep 4417/Seg 2.

0:43

American Black Journal

On This Day Detroit – 1/24/16

Ken Coleman looks back at important moments in Detroit’s history. Ep 4416/Seg 2.

0:44

American Black Journal

The District Detroit

Douglass Diggs discusses the new District Detroit project. Ep 4416/Seg 1.

10:37

See all