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FILMMAKER TALK: Christine Choy and Renee Tajima-Peña, filmmakers of “Who Killed Vincent Chin?”

PBS Books, in collaboration with DPTV, is pleased to host an important conversation about “Who Killed Vincent Chin?” with Filmmakers Christine Choy and Renee Tajima-Peña, along with executive producer Juanita Anderson and attorney/activist Jim Shimoura. The conversation is moderated by Bill Kubota, a Senior Producer at Detroit Public Television’s One Detroit.

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Attention Teachers and Homeschoolers: Sign Up for Summer Activities

The Michigan Learning Channel’s 8-week program encourages kids to “Learn, Do, and Explore” with literacy and math lessons, hands-on science and fitness activities, career exploration, and virtual field trips. Find videos, fun activity books, and more to keep preschool to 6th-grade students engaged in learning.

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  • 8/18/22: One Detroit – Best Of: Detroit Creatives Part 2
    on August 18, 2022

    Detroit artist Anthony Lee unveils a new commemorative Vincent Chin mural in Detroit’s former Chinatown district. Kresge Arts in Detroit pairs local filmmakers with this year’s featured artists for the KAF21 film series. Detroit tattoo artist Lorri Thomas talks about getting her start with ink and her Ladies of Ink tour. Plus, jazz violinist Leslie DeShazor’s Quintet closes out the show with a performance from the Dirty Dog Jazz Cafe. Read Now at One Detroit.

  • Drinking Water News Roundup: Boil water advisories across region, Pennsylvania residents fight for public water
    on August 18, 2022

    From lead pipes to PFAS, drinking water contamination is a major issue plaguing cities and towns all around the Great Lakes. Cleaning up contaminants and providing safe water to everyone is an ongoing public health struggle. Keep up with drinking water-related developments in the Great Lakes area. Click on the headline to read the full story:   Illinois: Tribune report shows six of 10 Illinoisans drinking tap water with toxic chemicals; Conte says chemicals found in Quincy but don’t pose serious threat – Muddy River News A recent investigation by the Chicago Tribune says more than 8 million people in the state — 6 out of every 10 Illinoisians — are drinking tap water with toxic chemicals that build up in human blood, cause cancer and other diseases and take years to leave the body. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

  • SE Michigan Water main break larger than thought; boil water advisories expected until September
    on August 18, 2022

    By Steve Carmody, Michigan Radio The Great Lakes News Collaborative includes Bridge Michigan; Circle of Blue; Great Lakes Now at Detroit Public Television; and Michigan Radio, Michigan’s NPR News Leader; who work together to bring audiences news and information about the impact of climate change, pollution, and aging infrastructure on the Great Lakes and drinking water. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

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