Community Connect

How Does Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist II Celebrate Juneteenth?Lt. Gov. Garlin Gilchrist joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the holiday of Juneteenth, what it means to him, and how he celebrates it each year.
The Joe Louis Barrow Family Continues To Be A Presence In Detroit With New Southern-Style KitchenJoe Louis Barrow Jr. joins Community Connect to talk about the opening of the Joe Louis Southern Kitchen, but also to discuss his father's involvement in the Black community and how Juneteenth was recognized within the family.
Celebrating Juneteenth At The Charles H. Wright MuseumNeil A. Barclay, President and CEO of The Wright, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about Juneteenth and the celebrations that occur across the country. 
The History Of Juneteenth With Author Ken ColemanKen Coleman, Senior Reporter for Michigan Advance, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to go into detail about the history behind Juneteenth and how it was been celebrated through the decades.
Motown's Influence On America, Other Genres Of Music Honored Through The Motown MuseumPaul Barker, Director of Development and Community Activation for Motown Museum, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the history of Motown, its impact on music today, and the museum's role in carrying on the legacy.
We Found Hip Hop, Helping Women Take Command Of Their Own Careers In The World Of MusicPiper Carter, founder of We Found Hip Hop, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the importance of women in hip hop, as well as the movement to empower women to take a stand against the sexism and harassment women have experienced in the industry.