Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson Dynamic and diverse voices. News, politics, community leaders and issues that define our region. Detroit Today brings you fresh and perceptive views and brings you into the conversation each day. Join us by using the hashtag #DetroitToday on Twitter.A production of WDET Detroit 101.9 FM.
Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson

Detroit Today with Stephen Henderson

From WDET 101.9 FM

Dynamic and diverse voices. News, politics, community leaders and issues that define our region. Detroit Today brings you fresh and perceptive views and brings you into the conversation each day. Join us by using the hashtag #DetroitToday on Twitter.A production of WDET Detroit 101.9 FM.

Most Recent Episodes

Dismantling the EPA: Big Risks with Big Regulatory Rollbacks

Stephen talks about the Trump administration's aggressive regulatory rollbacks and staffing cuts in the EPA with former EPA officials Betsy Southerland and Dan Reich. Plus, Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash weighs in on local efforts to update infrastructure to better handle extreme weather patterns from climate change.

Detroit Students Literacy Lawsuit and Benton Harbor Schools

Stephen Henderson speaks with Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel about the Detroit schools lawsuit over students' right to literacy, plus conversations with Detroit News reporter Jennifer Chambers and attorney and education advocate Elizabeth McCree about Benton Harbor schools.

Inclusive Design in Detroit's Built Environment

Stephen Henderson speaks with Melissa Dittmer, the chief design officer of Bedrock, Orlando Bailey, chief development officer of the Eastside Community Network and Conrad Kickert, assistant professor of urban design at the University of Cincinnati and author of "Dream City: Creation, Destruction and Reinvention in Downtown Detroit."

LGBTQ Rights in Michigan

Stephen sits down with State Senator Jeremy Moss to talk about his effort to expand protections for LGBTQ individuals under the Elliott Larsen Act. Jeynce Poindexter of Equality Michigan and Jim Murray of the Arab American and Chaldean Council also join the discussion.

Snap Judgement's Glynn Washington

Glynn Washington joins Stephen Henderson for a conversation about his life, and what brought him to public radio.

Panel Discussions on Political Issues and Civility

Stephen Henderson and Nolan Finley of the Detroit News moderate a panel discussion with Michigan's four top legislative leaders, and then a discussion that's part of the Civility Project,

Macomb County Public Works Commissioner Candice Miller, Michigan AG Dana Nessel and Kresge...

Stephen Henderson talks with Macomb County Public Works Commissioner Candice Miller, Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel and Kresge Foundation President and CEO Rip Rapson.

Macomb County Public Works Commissioner Candice Miller, Michigan AG Dana Nessel and Kresge...

MI LT Gov Garlin Gilchrist, Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence and Congressman Andy Levin

Stephen Henderson speaks with a variety of appointed and elected officials from the Mackinac Policy Conference.

MI LT Gov Garlin Gilchrist, Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence and Congressman Andy Levin

Congressman Kilddee, MI SOS Jocelyn Benson and Senator Debbie Stabenow

Stephen is joined by a variety of elected officials to talk about state and national issues at the 2019 Mackinac Policy Conference.

Sen. Gary Peters, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell, Congressman Fred Upton and Freshman Lawmak...

Stephen broadcasts live from the Mackinac Policy Conference and speaks with a variety of lawmakers.

Sen. Gary Peters, Congresswoman Debbie Dingell, Congressman Fred Upton and Freshman Lawmak...

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