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  • 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…

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  • 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…

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  • 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.…

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  • 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,…

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