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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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08/19/18: DETROIT JAZZ FESTIVAL

On the next American Black Journal, we'll get a preview of the 39th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival Presented by Quicken Loans over the Labor Day weekend.  Stephen gets all the information you need  -- from this year's artist lineup to the economic impact on...

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