• 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?…

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  • 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…

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  • 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…

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  • 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.…

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  • 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…

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  • 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…

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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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