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Zaini Itito, Site Manager at Freedom House

09/01/15

Zaini Itito, Site Manager at Freedom House

As a temporary shelter for survivors of persecution seeking asylum, Freedom House, located in Southwest Detroit, is a global symbol of liberty.

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Recalling the Buffalo Soldiers, Black Heritage in the Woods

09/01/15

Recalling the Buffalo Soldiers, Black Heritage in the Woods

Local columnist Desiree Cooper talks African American stereotypes when it comes to wilderness and the historic Buffalo Soldiers.

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BLAC Detroit Magazine's 2015 Black Power Couples in Detroit

08/06/15

BLAC Detroit Magazine's 2015 Black Power Couples in Detroit

Our pick of couples in Detroit that turn heads and create positive change in the Motor City.

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The Most Stylish, Thrifty Couple in Detroit

08/06/15

The Most Stylish, Thrifty Couple in Detroit

Christopher and TaNIsha Prater are tailoring their own special niche in Detroit with their store Thrift on the Avenue.

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The Detroit Couple That Transformed Palmer Woods with Music

08/06/15

The Detroit Couple That Transformed Palmer Woods with Music

A. Spencer and Barbara Barefield have become the face of arts and entertainment in Palmer Woods

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The Detroit Couple Behind The Social Club Grooming Company

08/06/15

The Detroit Couple Behind The Social Club Grooming Company

Husband-wife team Sebastian and Gabrielle Jackson changing the definition of grooming in Detroit.

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Seen Photo Gallery: Cars & Stars 'In da Moonlight'

08/05/15

Seen Photo Gallery: Cars & Stars 'In da Moonlight'

The best photos from Cars & Stars 'In da Moonlight' event to benefit Detroit's Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts on June 12, 2015.

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Film Finding Mona Lisa: 313 Unlocks A World View in Detroit

08/05/15

Film Finding Mona Lisa: 313 Unlocks A World View in Detroit

The documentary film shows how simply giving some local Detroit boys a passport changed their perspective.

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Getting Metro Detroit Ready for College

08/04/15

Getting Metro Detroit Ready for College

College success starts in high school. As a result, more metro Detroit schools developing initiatives to get Black graduates on track to a college degree.

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Mike Wimberley of Friends of Detroit & Tri-County

08/04/15

Mike Wimberley of Friends of Detroit & Tri-County

Founded in 1994 in Detroit’s historic Hope District, the Friends of Detroit & Tri-County organization has lifted up its community.

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