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The real story of The Negro Motorist Green Book and how it impacted Detroit

Carol Cain of CBS 62 Michigan Matters, local educator and historian Jamon Jordan, Idlewild Community Development Corp. CEO and founder Patricia Williams, The Green Book documentary director Yoruba Richen, and Lake County Historical Society President Bruce T. Micinski.

While accepting the Academy Award for best picture Sunday at the Oscar’s, “Green B

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GMAAN Celebrates Black History

GM Executives, past and present, photographed with the 2019 GMAAN Black History Month Honorees

For the past 13 years, General Motors African Ancestry Network (GMAAN) has held a Black History Month Program that aims to increase awareness of the GM brands; focusing on its ties to the community, African American culture and community leaders.

 

The

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No Mo’ Cobo: Former racist mayor’s name to be taken off convention center

Detroit Branch NAACP president Rev. Wendell Anthony praised the renaming of the Cobo Convention Center.

The Detroit NAACP is holding its 64th Annual Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner at the Cobo Convention Center May 5. The 110th NAACP National Convention will also be held at Cobo Center in July. But by the time those two events roll around, the Cobo

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No Mo’ Cobo: Former racist mayor’s name to be taken off convention center

Detroit Branch NAACP president Rev. Wendell Anthony praised the renaming of the Cobo Convention Center.

The Detroit NAACP is holding its 64th Annual Fight for Freedom Fund Dinner at the Cobo Convention Center May 5. The 110th NAACP National Convention will also be held at Cobo Center in July. But by the time those two events roll around, the Cobo

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