Southwest Michigan Black Heritage Society

On WestSouthwest, journalist and food advocate Michael Pollan and the 10th annual Summit on Racism in Kalamazoo. 

Southwest Michigan Black Heritage Society

The Summit on Racism, an important annual event that examines racial issues, marks a milestone. It turns 10 years old. Organizers proudly say the Summit's done more than just talk about needed change, but led to some in the Kalamazoo area. They hope to continue that tradition with the next Summit set for Friday, Nov. 14th.

Author Michael Pollan writes and talks about food. That will be the subject when he comes to Western Michigan University on Thursday. 

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Public Policy Polling says its final survey of Michigan's governor's race shows it is extremely close. 

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Michael Pollan says our current food system is not a product of the "free market."