Flashpoint 9/26/21: American urban studies theorist Richard Florida weighs in on Detroit, pandemic

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Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 episode of Flashpoint

DETROIT – He introduced a lot of people to the idea of the creative class. Richard Florida on Detroit, the pandemic, and the impact of the so-called Bobos on America.

And after sharing the stage with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan on Mackinac, our first conversation with the city’s new planning and development director, Antoine Bryant.

Segment One

Author Richard Florida

Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 episode of Flashpoint

Segment Two

Detroit planning and development director Antoine Bryant

Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 episode of Flashpoint

Segment Three

Flashpoint host Devin Scillian wraps up this week’s episode

Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021 episode of Flashpoint
Sunday, Sept. 26, 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.