Michigan State Police Protest / W.I.S.D.O.M.

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Local activists plan a rally at the Michigan State Police Headquarters in response to the death of a Black teen who was shocked with a Taser by a state trooper and a controversial social media post by the MSP director.

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3/11/18: Morehouse Meets Motown / St. Stephen AME Church Centennial

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On the next American Black Journal, two legacy institutions that made their mark in Black history are teaming up for a celebration of excellence in music. Episode 4616.

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3/5/17: Council of Baptist Pastors of Detroit / Career Mastered Awards

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The first female leader of Detroit's Council of Baptist Pastors shares her list of priorities for making Detroit a better place for residents and visitors. Episode 4521.

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1/10/16: Black Lives Matter / Pray the Violence out of Detroit

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We devote the entire program to a frank discussion – and a search for answers – to the violence tearing apart the black community. From black-on-black crime to the lethal force used by police officers, we talk with community activists about what can be done to stop the violence and deaths. Episode 4414.

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1/17/16: Coalition of Churches and Communities / MLK Day at the Wright

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A new organization is connecting Detroit churches with local social service agencies in order to better meet the needs of residents. Also, the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday is the Charles H. Wright Museum’s biggest day in terms of attendance. We’ll hear about all of the exciting activities planned for children and adults. Episode 4415.

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