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New young professionals group aims to drive support to Metro Detroit’s black-owned businesses

11/15/16

New young professionals group aims to drive support to Metro Detroit’s black-owned businesses

The Soulcial Scene plans to hold its first event in January.

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Is there hope for black Detroiters under a Trump presidency?

11/15/16

Is there hope for black Detroiters under a Trump presidency?

Local leaders have mixed opinion on the president-elect, but black Michigan Republicans predict that citizens now have inroads to the White House.

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Hundreds of young Detroiters turn out for My Brother's Keeper job fair

11/14/16

Hundreds of young Detroiters turn out for My Brother's Keeper job fair

The nonprofit, spearheaded by President Obama, seeks to connect black males between ages 18-25 with employment opportunities.

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 Annual fundraiser raises money for African communities

11/11/16

Annual fundraiser raises money for African communities

A Riverview dinner helping Little Dresses For Africa will be held in tandem with other fundraising dinners around the world.

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Black woman says she was harassed by Livonia Police

11/11/16

Black woman says she was harassed by Livonia Police

The Detroit suburb has been witness to racially motivated events in recent years

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A black woman's guide to survival in Trump's America

11/10/16

A black woman's guide to survival in Trump's America

BLAC's Detroit Proper columnist shares what's next for her -- for us -- in these trying times.

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Five black-owned businesses in Royal Oak you can support right now

11/10/16

Five black-owned businesses in Royal Oak you can support right now

Show this city that comments about "building a wall" are unacceptable.

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A Tough Legislator; A Gentle Parent

11/08/16

A Tough Legislator; A Gentle Parent

Cong. John Conyers, Jr. discusses the demands and personal rewards of his most consuming and fulfilling challenge.

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Meanwhile, on Joy Road...

11/08/16

Meanwhile, on Joy Road...

When does this video drop?

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PHOTOS: Black cosplay in full effect at Detroit's Youmacon convention

11/07/16

PHOTOS: Black cosplay in full effect at Detroit's Youmacon convention

The three-day conference downtown drew hundreds of area anime fans.

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