The Intersection

  • Fayrouz Saad

    Arab Americans looking to raise presence as Detroit recovers

    Fayrouz Saad (courtesy photo) By Ali Harb | The Arab American News, for New Michigan Media  DETROIT – Arab American…

  • Rep Stephanie Chang

    A New Politics of Diversity in Detroit?

    Rep. Stephanie Chang (courtesy photo) By Kim Clowes | The Michigan Korean Weekly, for New Michigan Media On Saturday, July…

  • Political power, but prosperity remains elusive

    By Lester Graham | Michigan Radio Listen here Full transcript America still struggles with race, but those struggles are changing.…

  • Photo of the 1967 Detroit Riots

    A quick guide to the 1967 Detroit Riot

    Photo courtesy of the Reuther Library By Bill McGraw | Bridge Magazine DATES Sunday, July 23 through Thursday, July 27…

  • What Does It Mean to Have Power?

      As part of WDET’s series examining the 1967 Kerner Report with the Detroit Journalism Cooperative this year, Detroit Today Host…

  • African-American Political Power in Michigan [CHARTS]

    In the wake of violence in Newark and Detroit during July 1967, President Lyndon B. Johnson charged his Commission on…

  • 1967 and the Arab-American Community

    By WDET Programming Staff As part of the Detroit Journalism Cooperative project “The Intersection,” WDET’s Sandra Svoboda hosted a conversation…

  • Melba Boyd

    A Detroiter Tells Her Story

    By WDET Programming Staff During Detroit’s most infamous summer, Melba Boyd was a newly graduated Detroit Pershing High School alum.…

  • Did a 50-year-old report change much about Detroit?

    By WDET Programming Staff Nearly 50 years after a police raid at 12th and Clairmount streets ignited violence and carnage,…