Detroit '67: A Reflection
WDET is reflecting on the 50th anniversary of the 1967 riots with stories and photos from people in the community who lived through this historic event.
July 10, 2017 on Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson
Do semantics add to or subtract from our understanding of what happened in Detroit in the summer of 1967?
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July 8, 2017
Fr. William Cunningham and Eleanor Josiatis worked for decades to help city residents after the 1967 disturbance.
June 28, 2017 on CultureShift
The massive new exhibit runs through 2019 and relies heavily on oral histories to tell a larger narrative
April 28, 2017
WDET work is part of a new book looking at what’s changed — and what has not — since 1967 in Detroit.
Dec. 15, 2016 on Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson
Bridge Magazine’s Bill McGraw tells the story of how a police raid ballooned into social unrest.
Sept. 15, 2016 on Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson
Years after the Kerner Commission cited need for improvements to education, what’s happened in metro Detroit?
April 21, 2016
In law enforcement since the 1950s, Oakland County Police Academy director recalls riots, recruits’ education.
March 10, 2016 on Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson
The summer of 1967 held special significance for Detroit’s Arab-American community for local, international reasons.