Telling the Stories of Today Through Murals with Sydney G. JamesSydney G. James joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the meaning behind her art work, and why she focuses on Black women above all else.
Chef Phil Jones Finds Living History Inside Each Culture's CuisinesChef Phil Jones of Farmacy Food joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about Farmacy Food how they're accomplishing their mission to find food equality. He also discusses the history contained in each culture's food.
Author Shaka Senghor Talks Lessons Learned After 19 Year Prison Sentence, New Book Written For His SonsAuthor Shaka Senghor joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about his life-story, and what he hopes to achieve in his writing when it comes to Black men in America.
Artist Jonathan Harris Looks For His Art To Spark Conversations On Critical Race TheoryArtist Jonathan Harris joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss where the idea for his Critical Race Theory painting came from, and what he hopes the painting achieves in the broader discussions of the academic theory.
'The Work of Our Hands: Black Women as Cornerstone of Culture’ Exhibit Featuring All Black Women Artists Opens At Scarab ClubThe Scarab Club Black History Month Exhibition 'The Work of Our Hands: Black Women as Cornerstone of Culture' features all Black Women Artists Kresge Artist Fellow Carl Wilson, curates a new art collection showcasing Detroit’s Black Women Artists at the Scarab Club
DDOT Rolls Out Rosa Parks Inspired Buses, Offering Free RidesIn memory of her February 4th birthday, Detroit Pistons and DDOT offered free rides Friday.
EUMELANIN Fashion Brand Battling Colorism Using Science, DesignDeirdre Roberson, Founder of EUMELANIN, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to discuss the idea behind the EUMELANIN brand, and how addressing the issue of colorism are at the forefront of their concept.
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.
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.