Darius Simpson and Scout Bostely - " Lost Voices"

Performing together for Ted X Detroit, Darius and Scout trade mics and perform a powerful spoken word poem that delves into their experiences combating white privilege, reproductive rights, male privilege and dating while black.


Mimi Norwood - " Where Race Meets Faith"

In an feature for the University of Michigan's official news paper, The Michigan Daily, Mi Mi breaks down the intersection of faith, race, and "success". 


Mariah Smith - "History"

Following the death of Alton Sterling, during a city wide vigil, Mariah speaks on the contemporary struggles of African Americans and minorities alike.