Tag: Journalism

Opioid Addiction in Dearborn’s Muslim Community

Opioid Addiction in Dearborn’s Muslim Community

-Opioid epidemic is pretty bad in the city of Dearborn — also, all over the state of Michigan. -Opioid-related deaths here in Michigan are soaring. -The counties with the highest reported number of deaths are Wayne County… -I was shocked to realize that the opioid epidemic had reached the Muslim community. This is a new

Trailer: Crowdsourcing and community with Terry Parris, Jr.

Trailer: Crowdsourcing and community with Terry Parris, Jr.

I’m Terry Parris, Jr. I didn’t always want to be a journalist. I started out on a very traditional path of reporting on cops and courts and city council. But eventually I found a different way for me to do reporting. I found this idea of bridging the community and the reporting together so I

Inside The Laughing Gas Black Market

Inside The Laughing Gas Black Market

So how did you figure out how to take nitrous out of hospitals? Why did you choose to sell nitrous instead of any other drug? With the highest level of consumption on the continent, no one takes drugs quite like the British. This is high society. A series where we meet dealers, users, and manufacturers.

Crowdsourcing and community with Terry Parris, Jr.

Crowdsourcing and community with Terry Parris, Jr.

So there’s this term “shoe leather reporting,” right? You wear shoes and you go out into the community and you knock on doors and you ask questions. And that’s sort of been a term for a very long time. It’s still a term. It’s still a thing that everybody does. I like that idea and

Pearline Cooke, Sociology and Religious Studies Student

Pearline Cooke, Sociology and Religious Studies Student

We offer a lot of classes to take. We have Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, Wiccan, and anything you can think about when it deals with religion; we offer those courses. You’re able to specialize in any religion that you choose to continue your education. You’re also able to do therapy. You can relate those to any