RACE To Be Human

RACE To Be Human What is race?  What is racism? How can schools and companies address racism? Scilla Andreen is on a mission to answer these questions and more in her soon to be released documentary, “RACE To Be Human”. Andreen is an award-winning producer, director and CEO/Co-Founder of IndieFlix. The global streaming and screening…

Meaningful Journalism & Why It Matters

Meaningful Journalism & Why It Matters The reason I became a journalist is the same reason I started this podcast:  to tell stories that matter.  To help make the world a better place. I would argue that’s what investigative reporter Brendan Keefe does every time he takes on a topic, always with one goal in…

Fixing Immigration

Fixing Immigration What will it take to fix our broken immigration system?  It’s a contentious, highly partisan issue U.S. lawmakers have grappled with for decades.  And it’s one that is deeply personal to this week’s guest on Our Voices Matter podcast. Stan Marek has spent the last 30 years working with local, state and national…

Representation Matters

Representation Matters Motown Magic was a part of every day life for award-winning PR professional, Pam Perry. She grew up in Detroit, counting the Four Tops and the Temptations among her neighbors.  Diana Ross is her high school’s most famous alum. “If they can do it, I can do it” Pam remembers thinking as a…

Keep Going

Keep Going It wasn’t easy, but Music Artist, Nina Grae, found a way to keep going through her darkest days, starting with the healing power of music. If you are searching for a way to keep going when it feels like it’s all falling apart (hello world!), this episode is for you. Full disclosure. It’s…