November 6, 2014
12:33 pm
Thu November 6, 2014

WSW: Election 2014 Recap

Kalamazoo County Clerk Tim Snow gives election results early Wednesday morning
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Election Day turned out to be a very good one for Republicans.  Two Western Michigan University Political Science Professors say the pattern has been seen before.  

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November 3, 2014
12:19 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

WestSouthwest November 3, 2014

2013 Summit on Racism
Credit Southwest Michigan Black Heritage Society

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

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12:10 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

WSW: Summit on Racism Turns 10

Audience members at the 2013 Summit on Racism break up into small groups for dialogue after listening to a panel discussion.
Credit 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.

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Michael Pollan
7:10 am
Mon November 3, 2014

WSW: Michael Pollan on Food's Connection to Health, Environment and Culture

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

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October 30, 2014
9:24 am
Thu October 30, 2014

WestSouthwest October 30, 2014

Credit Housing Resources Inc.

On WestSouthwest, a campaign to find housing for Kalamazoo area families before the holidays. And a look at the money flowing into this year's political campaigns. 


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