Tag: detroit

Eps. 8 We Are In This Together – Hadi Chatila from Beirut [Video/Podcast]

We are in this together is a non-scripted, live, non-profit, broadcast by Dearborn Blog, hosted by Wissam Charafeddine, to have conversations, that become oral history records, of our lives, human lives, during the COVID19 pandemic also known as coronavirus Pandemic. These is personal stories of our lives during these unprecedented social isolation measures, in a ...

Eps. 7 We Are In This Together – Hanan Yahya from Detroit [Video/Podcast]

Hanan Ali Yahya is a first-generation Yemeni-American raised in Detroit. She graduated from the University of Michigan in 2016 where she studied Urban Studies and Entrepreneurship. She currently works as the Community and Policy Coordinator for Detroit City Council Member Raquel Castaneda-Lopez. We Are In This Together is an unscripted live broadcast program that collects ...

What is Happening In Detroit This February?

Michigan Monthly February 2020 Diane Klakulak, Editor DETROIT RED WINGS – LITTLE CAESARS ARENA – on FSD unless otherwise stated   Feb. 1vs. New York Ranges; 7 pm Feb. 3vs. Philadelphia Flyers; 7:30 pm Feb. 6at Buffalo Sabres; 7 pm Feb. 7at Columbus Blue Jackets; 7 pm Feb. 9vs. Boston Bruins; 12:30 pm Feb. 11at Buffalo Sabres; ...

Detroit: One Nation Under A Groove

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WtoZvK1kB4&feature=youtu.be Let's Groove together this holiday season and all year long. Brought to you by VisitDetroit.com *** ONE NATION UNDER A GROOVE (Detroit’s Tribute to The Funk) Original song by Funkadelic was released in1978 by Warner Bros. Songwriters: George Clinton Jr., Walter Morrison and Garry Shider. Published by Bridgeport Music, Inc. BMI Performed by The ...

XO Detroit

​A​ few weeks ago the Downtown Detroit Markets opened for the summer season in Capitol Park, Cadillac Square and 1441 Woodward Collective. These markets are filled with a uniquely curated and high-quality collection of local retailers and will include a variety of event programming throughout the summer that you won’t want to miss including the ...

GenEd: The Roads Not Taken

Doctor. Lawyer. Pharmacist. Engineer. If all else fails, be a teacher. "It is concerning—if not blatantly outrageous—that an entire community’s sense of accomplishment boils down to these narrow, shallow, and utterly invalid standards of success."

Serving Time At Gas Station – Part 1

Did you serve your time? That is the nick name given to working in a gas station when you first immigrate to Dearborn or first start looking for a  job as a young Arab American. Although Gas Station Attendant is rated as one of the most dangerous jobs in America, Arab Americans, in Michigan specially, ...

Urban Politics: Prospects for Metro Detroit

There is hope for equitable and resilient solutions in the complex metropolitan relationship but until then, addressing the honest root causes of the friction is the first step.

Enduring The American Justice System

But it was more disheartening to realize that there was no way this man was going to get out with a clean record.