News Forum

News Forum (1997)
Duration: 00:33:59

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Themes: Leadership | Urban Challenges | Poverty, Progress, and the Rise of African-American Businesses and Professionals |

Guests: Vicki Thomas, Desiree Cooper, Cliff Russell
Host : Darryl Wood [bio]Darryl Wood hosted the show for ten years from 1988 to 1998 under the title American Black Journal. His shows focused on the skills and talents of many of the nation's leading African-American business people.

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Producer : Tony Mottley

Summary: Reporter Vicki Thomas, Metro Times Editor-In-Chief Desiree Cooper, and radio talk show host Cliff Russell discuss recent building projects in Detroit, challenges faced by minority-owned contractors, and criticism of the mayor.