Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order declaring racism a public health crisis is bringing attention to the systems and policies that result in health disparities impacting people of color. Dr. Kimberlydawn Wisdom
of Henry Ford Health System
talks about the governor’s declaration and what it means for the community. Plus, Stephen talks with Nate Wallace
from Knight Foundation’s
Detroit office about an op-ed he wrote indicating the need for Black Detroiters to have more access to the arts and calling for more diversity in leadership and boardroom positions at local cultural institutions. And, we’ll see a new public service announcement
that features two hip hop legends and a Grammy-nominated artist encouraging people to wear masks during the pandemic.