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American Black Journal | Stephen Henderson talks with Snoop Dogg

Snoop Dogg has amassed an impressive resume which includes, film, television, internet projects, and charitable work in the community. He sits down with American Black Journal host Stephen Henderson to discuss Redemption of a Dogg, his latest creative venture into the world of musical theatre.

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10/14/18: REDEMPTION OF A DOGG / LITERARY ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM (DIA / WRIGHT MUSEUM)

Legendary rapper Snoop Dogg talks with Stephen about his theatrical debut in the stage play, “Redemption of a Dogg,” which features some of his greatest hits. Plus, they talk about Snoop’s 25-year musical career and how the industry has changed. Plus, award-winning author and poet Quincy Troupe stops by to talk about being the featured Literary Artist-in-Residence in a program led by the Charles H. Wright Museum and the Detroit Institute of Arts.

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10/7/18: FOCUS: HOPE “MARCH FOR HOPE” / DPS FOUNDATION “CHAMPIONS OF EDUCATION”

Stephen talks with the new CEO of Focus: HOPE, as the non-profit gets ready for its 44th annual March for HOPE. Thousands will march later this month in celebration of unity and the commitment to overcome racism, poverty, and injustice.  Plus, the Detroit Public Schools Foundation is honoring the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Educators of the Year at its annual Champions of Education fundraiser. The president of the DPS Foundation shares the details.

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9/9/18: We’re Standing By / Detroit Sports Zone High School Hall of Fame

On the next American Black Journal, Chastity Pratt Dawsey talks with Al Allen, one of Detroit’s most well-known television news reporters, about his new book, “We’re Standing By.”  Now retired, Allen’s book chronicles the stories he covered, reveals details about his family life, and describes his passion for mentoring African American journalists. Plus, the Detroit Sports Zone inducts its newest Hall of Fame class. The honorees are recognized for being outstanding athletes at Detroit high schools or extraordinary contributors to student athletics.

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09/02/18: American Black Journal ROUNDTABLE

On the next American Black Journal, Stephen leads a roundtable on recent headlines, including the passing of Detroit's Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, the racism allegations aimed at President Donald Trump by former White House Aide Omarosa Manigault...

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American Black Journal | Grow Detroit’s Young Talent

Stephen Henderson: Welcome to American Black Journal. I'm Stephen Henderson. Each year thousands of teenagers and young adults get an opportunity to work during the summer through the Grow Detroit's Young Talent program. For some, it's the first time...

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