Author archive for WDET

  • StoryCorps: A Father Tries to Protect His Record Store on 12th Street in 1967

    “I would start out on the night in a hot summer day. It was in July of 1967 and…

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  • Chaldean State Lawmaker Who Endorsed Trump: Community Feels Slighted

    “We have laws, we’d like to enforce them, but we won’t take it to the next level of throwing…

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  • Is the Tax Foreclosure Process Good for Wayne County but Bad for Detroit?

    Annie Perry … waiting for her number to be called at a foreclosure prevention meeting.

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  • How’s Detroit’s Housing Landscape Doing?

    “Wayne County is unfortunately the leading entity dealing with this problem,”

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  • The Intersection: A Project of the Detroit Journalism Cooperative 2016

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  • Riding Along with a Detroit Citizens Radio Patrol Team

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  • Detroit Today…Tonight: How’s Detroit Doing with Education? [VIDEO, COMMUNITY MEETING]

    Detroit Superintendent Alycia Meriweather and Michigan Senate Education Chair Phil Pavlov was in studio with a live audience of…

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  • Map of countries banned in executive order

    Michigan’s Refugees by the Numbers [CHARTS]

    More than 25,000 refugees from six of the seven countries named in President Trump’s immigration order have arrived in…

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  • African-centered schools in Detroit

    WDET Earlier this year some Detroit children headed to a makeshift school when their parents were fed up with...

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  • Impact of School Choice in Michigan

    WDET Metro Detroit students are attending increasingly segregated schools and districts, and Michigan’s School Choice law has allowed the...

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