Month: May 2019

New Podcast Highlights Independent Booksellers and Detroit’s Literary Scene

Kim Hunter Click the audio player above to listen to the full conversation. CultureShift airs weekdays from 12 p.m. to...

Now Showing: The Cinetopia Film Festival

Click the audio player above to listen to the full conversation. CultureShift airs weekdays from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m....

Tuesday’s Elections Are First Chance to Exercise New Voting Rights Under Prop 3

Jake Neher/WDET It’s Election Day here in Michigan. Yes, you read that right. We don’t talk very often about May...

Flooding Isn’t Just Weather or Climate Problem — It’s an Infrastructure Problem

Michigan State Police Emergency Management Division There’s a good chance that if you were driving around Metro Detroit last week...

A Duo of Musicals Based on Movies Heading to Fisher Theatre

Evan Zimmerman, MurphyMade Click the audio player above to listen to the full conversation. CultureShift airs weekdays from 12 p.m....

Democratic Presidential Hopeful Klobuchar Touts Midwest Ties to Michigan

The path to the White House continues to run through Michigan and other Midwestern states that President Trump won in...

Sam’s Jams: Karin Krog, “The Meaning Of Love”

Check out our Sam's Jams playlist below and listen to CultureShift weekdays from noon. to 2 p.m. on WDET 101.9FM. Meta...

More Than Just a Restaurant: Bismillah Kabob N Curry Cafe Is A Connection to Detroit’s Bangladeshi Community

This report was produced in collaboration with Feet in 2 Worlds, a journalism fellowship focused on the intersection of food and...

Detroit Entrepreneurs Fight Food Insecurity with Lessons of the Past

This report was produced in collaboration with Feet in 2 Worlds, a journalism fellowship focused on the intersection of food and community....

Street Outreach Court Detroit Brings the Courts to the People at Eastside Soup Kitchen

This report was produced in collaboration with Feet in 2 Worlds, a journalism fellowship focused on the intersection of food...

What Are Some Solutions to Our Student Debt Crisis?

Sandy Baruah Student debt and college affordability are twin menaces in the United States, both threatening the promise of upward...

AG Nessel Ready to Shut Down Line 5 If Tunnel Issues Aren’t Resolved

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has not ruled out construction of an underground pipeline carrying oil and natural gas liquids beneath...