Black History Month

Black History: App Creator Offers New Way To Coupon

“I used to carry around a tin can of coupons,” Ken Jones told WWJ’s Stephanie Davis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2014

La'Asia Johnson and Daniel Lewis. (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: 2 Exemplary Young Leaders

Daniel Lewis and La’Asia Johnson were recognized for their work to promote interracial acceptance and understanding on campus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2014

Phyllis Gaden  (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ

Black History: Young Attorney & Entrepreneur Looking To Empower Her Community

Defense attorney Phyllis Gayden knew she wanted to be a lawyer when she was just in the seventh grade.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2014

(credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: Ken Harris Empowers African American, Minority Entrepreneurs

Ken Harris is all business when it comes to advocating for and helping African American and minority-owned businesses.


Rev. David Bullock (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: Detroit Preacher Advocates For The Underclass

“There is a growing, permanent unemployed, uneducated underclass,” says Rev. David Bullock.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/13/2014

Austin Black (credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ)

Black History: Young Broker Working To Make Detroit A Thriving City Once Again

Austin Black, II, started his company “City Living Detroit” four years ago …

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2014

This file photo dated 28 November, 1999 shows US civil rights icon Rosa Parks waving to the audience before receiving the Congessional Medal of Honor at a ceremony in Detroit.  (credit:  JEFF KOWALSKY/AFP/Getty Images)

The Henry Ford, Post Office To Honor Rosa Parks’ 100th Birthday

The Henry Ford in Dearborn is set to welcome visitors to a daylong event Monday featuring remarks from civil rights leader Julian Bond, Parks biographer Douglas Brinkley and others, as well as live music and presentations.

CBS Detroit–02/04/2013

DPS parents use Osborn H.S. Parent Resource Center (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Detroit School Parent Resource Centers Open Over Break

Parent Resource Centers at seven Detroit schools will be open over the current break in classes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2012

Rick Santorum Michigan Matters

Michigan Matters: Rick Santorum/Black History Month

Carol Cain discusses Black History Month and presidential politics with the Roundtable. Then, Republican Presidential Primary candidate Rick Santorum stops by to talk politics.

CBS 62–02/20/2012

(Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

A Black History Month Minute

Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement in our country during the mid-50s to the mid-60s organized bus boycotts, sit-ins and freedom rides.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2012