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Honoring Mandela — Detroit style

The fight against South African apartheid brought together activists across the globe. Dr. Charles G. Adams, pastor of Hartford Memorial Baptists Church, was one of the Detroit’s most strident opponents of apartheid. On Feb. 9, he will be the keynote speaker at “Praise Song for Mandela,” a celebration of the life of the South African freedom fighter and statesman at Charles H. Wright Museum of African Ameri ...

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Spirit Fest 2014

The 2014 Spiritual Festival, Jan. 23-25, was an annual three-day event hosted by the United Voices of Detroit Choir at Bushnell Congregational Church on the city’s west side. Choirs performed Negro spirituals in the divisions of high school, college and adult. They competed against one another in front of judges on how well they interpreted the meaning of the music. ...

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