Read All About It! CW50 Street Team visits 2015 Bookstock

“Their once was an old lady who lived in a shoe…” that line probably sparks a childhood memory or two? Which next leads to the question to read or not to read and the 2015 […]


Street Beat Host Rob Stone talks with Lori Blaker of the Metro Detroit Chapter of the US National Committee for UN Women and Sanctum House founder Edee Franklin about human trafficking. (credit: Brandon Patton/CW50)

Street Beat: Human Trafficking, Citizen Diplomacy, Bookstock

Rob Stone learns about the problem of human trafficking from Jane White, Director and Founder of the Michigan Human Trafficking Task Force, and Lori Blaker, Metro Detroit Chapter of the US National Committee for UN Women.


VIDEO: Literacy, History, and a Lion

Watch Street Beat, Sunday at 11am on CW50 Detroit! This week the Street Beat focus in on literacy and history, so Syma Chowdhry’s guests include a poet and a former Detroit Lion.


Going Back to School

New Time!    Sunday, August 21, 2011 at 11am As summer draws to a close, the Street Beat focus turns to education.  


The Power of the Written Word

Sunday, May 8, 2011 at 11:30am Literacy is a major issue in Detroit.  It was recently reported by the Detroit Regional Workforce Fund that 47% of Detroiters are functionally illiterate.  This week on Street Beat, […]