Flashpoint 1/3/21: Revisiting conversation on grief with poet, undertaker and philosopher Thomas Lynch

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Sunday, Jan. 3, 2020 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 3, 2020 episode of Flashpoint

DETROIT – The year 2021 is here and for many it could not come soon enough.

Still, does change on the calendar and in the White House mean a change of fortunes for so many struggling Americans? There was a roundtable discussion on the topic Sunday with guests.

And with so much loss and heartache compounding every day we revisited a conversation with poet, essayist, undertaker and philosopher Thomas Lynch on processing grief in isolation.

Segment One

Michigan Democratic Congresswoman, Debbie Dingell; Nolan Finley, editorial page editor of the Detroit News; Detroit journalist, Stephen Henderson; Sandy K. Baruah, president and CEO of the Detroit Regional Chamber

Sunday, Jan. 21, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 21, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021 episode of Flashpoint

Segment Two

Poet, essayist, undertaker and philosopher Thomas Lynch.

Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021 episode of Flashpoint


About the Author:

Devin Scillian is equally at home on your television, on your bookshelf, and on your stereo. Devin anchors the evening newscasts for Local 4. Additionally, he moderates Flashpoint, Local 4's Sunday morning news program. He is also a best-selling author of children's books, and an award-winning musician and songwriter.