• Ike McKinnon Reflects on Detroit Policing

      Born in Montgomery, Ala., Ike McKinnon came to Detroit at the age of 10. A few years later, he had…

  • American Black Journal: Black lives matter

  • Christy McDonald, MiWeek with David Zeman, Bridge Magazine and Lester Graham, Michigan Radio

    MiWeek’s Christy McDonald interview Zeman and Graham on The Intersection

    Lester Graham of Michigan Radio and David Zeman of Bridge Magazine join Christy McDonald on MiWeek to discuss this ambitious…

  • The Intersection: An introduction

    Even as smoke drifted over thousands of charred homes and buildings after days of deadly insurrection and looting in Detroit,…

  • Williams

    In an African-American city, black clout wanes

    Rev. Charles Williams II, president of the National Action Network Michigan Chapter, had tough words for Mayor Mike Duggan at…

  • The Kerner Commission, and why its recommendations were ignored

    The Kerner Commission (courtesy photo) By Lester Graham | Michigan Radio Listen here Full transcript News media around the world…

  • Image from Detroit Riots 1967

    Riot or rebellion? The debate over what to call the 1967 disorder continues

    Photo courtesy of the Reuther Library By Bill McGraw | Bridge Magazine   Was it a riot or a rebellion?…

  • 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.…