PBS Anywhere

Providing Support for PBS.org

American Black Journal

M-1 Rail Streetcar Project / Life Remodeled Cody Project

Video duration: 26:45Video has closed captioning.

We discuss the impact that the M-1 Rail Streetcar Project will have on the city. Also, we tell you about the latest project by the non-profit group, “Life Remodeled” that’s renewing hope at Detroit’s Cody High School. Plus, a look back at important moments in Detroit’s black history with Ken Coleman. Episode 4234.

Episodes of American Black Journal179

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Wayne County Update / Closing the Gap Detroit

American Black Journal

Wayne County Update / Closing the Gap Detroit

An update on the financial health of Wayne County. Ep 4520.

26:46

Wayne County Update / Closing the Gap Detroit

26:46

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Tuskegee Airmen / Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity

American Black Journal

Tuskegee Airmen / Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity

A conversation w/one of the original Tuskegee Airmen; a lesson on with origin of A Phi.

26:45

Tuskegee Airmen / Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity

26:45

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal American Black Journal Roadshow: Mentorship

American Black Journal

American Black Journal Roadshow: Mentorship

Our panel of community and thought leaders discuss various aspects of mentorship.

56:47

American Black Journal Roadshow: Mentorship

56:47

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Reactions to Trump's First Week / Closing of Schools

American Black Journal

Reactions to Trump's First Week / Closing of Schools

Our guest panel discusses Trump administration and closing of Detroit schools. Ep 4517.

26:46

Reactions to Trump's First Week / Closing of Schools

26:46

See all Episodes

Clips of American Black Journal368

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Closing the Gap Detroit

American Black Journal

Closing the Gap Detroit

A program that helps disadvantaged students realize their college dreams. Ep 4520/Seg 3.

7:08

Closing the Gap Detroit

7:08

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Detroit Black Journal Interview: Danny Glover

American Black Journal

Detroit Black Journal Interview: Danny Glover

A 1991 Detroit Black Journal interview with actor Danny Glover. Ep 4520/Seg 2.

1:50

Detroit Black Journal Interview: Danny Glover

1:50

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Wayne County Update with County Executive Evans

American Black Journal

Wayne County Update with County Executive Evans

Wayne County Executive Warren Evans on the financial health of the county. Ep 4520/Seg 1.

14:37

Wayne County Update with County Executive Evans

14:37

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Detroit Black Journal Interview: James Brown

American Black Journal

Detroit Black Journal Interview: James Brown

A look at a 1978 Detroit Black Journal interview with James Brown. Ep 4519/Seg 2.

2:05

Detroit Black Journal Interview: James Brown

2:05

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal History Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity

American Black Journal

History Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity

A history lesson on the creation of the first greek letter organization for black people.

10:51

History Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity

10:51

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Tuskegee Airman Frederick Henry, Sr.

American Black Journal

Tuskegee Airman Frederick Henry, Sr.

How the Tuskegee Airmen paved the way for the integration of the military. Ep 4519/Seg 1.

10:54

Tuskegee Airman Frederick Henry, Sr.

10:54

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal Detroit Black Journal Interview – Robert Townsend

American Black Journal

Detroit Black Journal Interview – Robert Townsend

A 1993 Detroit Black Journal interview with filmmaker Robert Townsend. Ep 4518/Seg 2.

0:52

Detroit Black Journal Interview – Robert Townsend

0:52

Video thumbnail: American Black Journal “Married But Single Too” Comes to Detroit

American Black Journal

“Married But Single Too” Comes to Detroit

Popular stage play “Married But Single Too” premieres in Detroit this week. Ep 4518/Seg 1.

13:38

“Married But Single Too” Comes to Detroit

13:38

See All Clips

Previews of American Black Journal1

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

See All Previews