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A powerful and thought-provoking conversation about police reform and racism following the conviction of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the murder of George Floyd.

Stephen’s roundtable guests — Southfield Police Chief Elvin BarrenBlack Lives Matter Detroit Co-Leader John Sloan III, and U of M Assistant Professor & Psychologist Dr. Riana Anderson — talk about the impact of the verdict and where the nation goes from here.

Plus, the 7th Annual Small Business Workshop is going virtual again this year, and the theme is “Re-emerging from the Abyss.” Stephen talks with the workshop’s founder, Mark S. Lee, and Jason Paulateer from presenting sponsor, Fifth Third Bank, about the series of free events designed to help small businesses recover from the challenges of the pandemic.

Don’t miss American Black Journal on Sunday at 9:30 a.m. on Detroit Public TV, WTVS-Channel 56.

Stephen Henderson is the Founding Editor of BridgeDetroit, and a former writer and editor for the Detroit Free Press, Baltimore Sun and Chicago Tribune. Winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary,...

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