Michigan Matters: Fighting for Inclusion, Detroit's Place in Civil Rights HistoryAs Black History Month continues, Rabbi Richard Hirsch, Dr. Ora Hirsch Pescocitz, President of Oakland University, Neil A. Barclay, President & CEO of Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, and Jamon Jordan, Historian and Educator at Black Scroll Network History & Tours, appear on CBS 62’s Michigan Matters to discuss Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, the Civil Rights movement and more.
AAA Michigan Highlights Charles E. Allen's Contributions To The CommunityHere's a highlight of some of Charles E. Allen's contributions to the community.
Black History Month: Country’s First African-Centered Public SchoolPart of the curriculum teaches the contributions African people made in the United States and Diaspora.
Michigan Mother Uses Daily Game Of Dress-Up To Teach 5-Year-Old About Black HistoryOne Michigan mother is using a daily game of dress-up to teach her daughter about some of the most influential Black figures.
Michigan Matters: Corporate Inclusion, Detroit’s History and Celebrating a Media Pioneer Who Left Too SoonA look at The Valuable 500- a global initiative to help the disabled as DTE’s CEO explains why they are involved. Black History Month continues, and leaders of WGPR-TV Historical Society talk about the first black-owned station being designated a national historic location.
Founders Brewing Company Honors Black Chef By Adding Soul Food Dish To Menu For Black History MonthIn Honor of Black History Month Founders Brewing Company in Detroit's Midtown area, featuring a soul food menu item inspired by Detroit Chef Phil Jones.
Former Detroit Teacher Leads Tours To Highlight Detroit's Hidden Black HistoryJamon Jordan, Educator, Historian, and Founder of the Black Scroll Network, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss important periods in Detroit's hidden Black history.
The Historic Scarab Club Debuts "Souls Of Black Folk" Exhibition In Honor Of Black History MonthThe historic Scarab Club in Detroit's Cultural Center hosts the very first "Souls of Black Folk" Exhibition in honor of Black History Month
Black Bottom Archives Preserves One of the Most Important Neighborhoods in Detroit's Black HistoryPG Watkins, Director of Black Bottom Archives, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to discuss the importance of Black Bottom while it existed and how it has impacted the Detroit's Black community throughout history.
Here's A Schedule Of Black History Month Events In Detroit This WeekThe initiative, called Undefeated: A Celebration of Detroit's Contributions to American Excellence, kicks off Monday. Here's everything you need to know.
Local Kindergarteners Celebrate Black History MonthSouthfield Christian School elementary students are celebrating Black History Month by learning about history makers and meeting future shapers in the community.
Celebrating Black History Month At The Charles H. Wright MuseumGathering, Organizing And Presenting African American History, Art And Culture
The Black History Mobile Museum, Coming To A Town Near YouCreating An Opportunity To Have A Dialogue About The Black Experience In America
MSU Students Upset By Controversial Display At University Gift ShopA Michigan State University gift shop is receiving backlash from black students after a controversial display just before Black History Month.
Charles H. Wright Museum Celebrates Black History Month With New Exhibit, WorkshopsIn celebration of Black History Month, the Charles H. Wright Museum in Detroit is offering plenty of activities for the entire family, as well as a new exhibit.