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Bags to Butterflies: A Detroit Business that Reduces Recidivism in Style

There’s nothing like a black owned business thats supportive towards its community and offers second chances to those who’ve been incarcerated. Black own …

Uprising Black Businesses In Fashion: Detroit’s Billionaire By Confidence

When It comes to some of the dopest BLACK owned fashion lines, Billionaire By Confidence (BxC) is the clothing line that should come to mind. …

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American Girl Doll Introduces ‘Melody’, A 9-Year Old Black Girl Living In 1963 Detroit

American Girl Doll has done it again with their latest edition of their “BeForever” collection. Introducing Melody Ellison, a 9-year old …

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Pharrell To Help With Housing Development in Detroit

It’s no secret that Pharrell Williams is extremely talented. It’s a fact. He’s now taking his talent and love for art to help develop housing …

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Big Sean Gives Away 2,000 Thanksgiving Turkeys In His Hometown Of Detroit

In the spirit of the holidays, Big Sean gave back to his community by hosting his Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Drive.

The “One Man …

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Fundraiser raises over $230,000 for Man That Walks 21 miles To and From Work

James Robertson is a prime example of the old saying, “when there’s a will, there’s a way.” For the last 10 years, the …

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Jeezy Encourages Youth at Detroit Juvenile Center

Jeezy is known for using his rap lyrics to reach the hearts and minds of his fans. He lines his music with first hand accounts of …

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Join The Cause: Dream Hampton Rallies Detroit and Beyond In Search of Justice for Renisha McBride

If you’ve never been in a car accident suffice it to say that no matter how thick your skin is or what you’ve been through …

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[Clip] Beyonce Dedicates “A Change Gon’ Come” Performance To Residents While In Detroit

Beyonce is currently in the thick of the United States leg of her Mrs. Carter Show World Tour, however, in …

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Dream Hampton Speaks: Blogs VS Journalism, Creating Film, Detroit Music & Jay-Z

dream hampton spells her name in lower-case in homage to the great bell hooks.  She’s known as the first woman …