Latest News One Detroit
- Buffalo Grocery Store Shooting Kills 10, Injures Three and W…As the African American community is gripped by another tragic mass shooting, Detroit Branch NAACP President Rev. Wendell Anthony joins "American Black Journal" host Stephen Henderson to talk about the Buffalo shooting and the gunman's white supremacist views. Plus, they posit what needs to be done to reduce and eliminate these casualties, including white Americans' role in addressing racism. [Read Now]
- Drowning in Dues: The Cost of Water for Communities of Color"American Black Journal" host Stephen Henderson talks with We the People of Detroit Co-founder Cecily McClellan and Wayne State University Law Professor Peter Hammer about the rising cost of water in Detroit, looming water shutoffs, and the racial disparities impacting access to clean, safe and affordable drinking water. [Read Now]
- Detroit Tattoo Artist Lorri Thomas Inks Her Own Path to Succ…One Detroit Arts & Culture host Satori Shakoor sits down with Detroit tattoo artist Lorri Thomas to learn more about the level of trust that's needed to work with clients on a tattoo, why it's referred to as ink therapy, and how she connects with her clients deeply to create a uniquely personal product. [Read Now]
- Rooted in Community: Michigan Water Color Society Celebrates…One Detroit Editor Chris Jordan sat down with members of the Michigan Water Color Society to discuss the importance of the nonprofit as a community arts resource in Detroit, the unique beauty of watercolor painting, and the inspiration behind some of the works that can be seen at the nonprofit's 75th anniversary art exhibit. [Read Now]
- AAPI Story Series | Couple Finds Love Through Communication,…Within 24 hours of meeting at a conference, Lily Mendoza and Jim Perkinson knew they had found their life partner. Since getting married in 2004, they have built a rich and full life together as activists and educators who challenge their students to think more deeply about race relations and to share their personal stories while navigating the complexities of their relationship[Read Now]
- Bridge Michigan | As Pandemic Wanes, Michigan Confronts Toll of Isolation on Homebound SeniorsAs COVID-19 wanes, state agencies are finding creative methods to help Michigan homebound seniors cope with the toll of isolation brought on by the pandemic. […]
- WXXI News | More Youths Are Becoming Home Caregivers. Experts Say They Need More Help and Support
- Detroit Free Press | Scaled-Back Social Services Bill Could Still Be Vital to Michigan Home Care Workers
News from Bridge Detroit
- Electric buses start rolling in Detroitby Bryce Huffman (Bryce Huffman, Author at BridgeDetroit)
The four buses are expected to be used on DDOT routes throughout the city and won’t result in higher fares for riders.
- Lawsuit could revoke measures to create equity in recreational pot marketby Bryce Huffman (Bryce Huffman, Author at BridgeDetroit)
Detroit’s recreational marijuana ordinance was shaped to carve out ownership in the pot market for Black and Brown residents but a new lawsuit could unravel that effort.
- Detroiters say housing, public transit options in short supply at first BridgeDetroit town hallby Bryce Huffman (Bryce Huffman, Author at BridgeDetroit)
BridgeDetroit and Detroit is Different held the first of eight community town halls to gather input from residents about the issues they face in northwest Detroit. The information will be used to shape reporting.
- Asphalt plant still can’t be built in Detroit because of pollution worriesby Jena Brooker and Bryce Huffman (Bryce Huffman, Author at BridgeDetroit)
Grandmont-Rosedale residents came together to oppose an asphalt plant in their residential community – again.
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The chair of former President Donald Trump's […]
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