Global Issues International Media Network

Citizens Public Media provides a platform for student journalists to focus on the stories behind the issues, people, and projects on campuses and around the world.  Interviews and feature stories illuminate perspectives on issues and events as well as the change makers that are making a difference in our local and global communities.

Khali Sweeney

Since 2007, Khali and the Downtown Boxing Gym has been teaching kids in Detroit’s toughest neighborhoods valuable life lessons - inside and outside the classroom and the boxing ring. Christina L shares a rich conversation with him on his life and the power of boxing and books to help children rise above challenging situations in Detroit.

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