Author archive for WDET

  • 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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    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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  • Education

    How Education Was an Issue in 1967…and Remains One Today

    WDET Education and issues surrounding it. The history of desegregation (and busing) in southeast Michigan. What lawmakers are (not)...

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  • AUDIO: Helping with Homework, with a House

    By Laura Herberg | WDET   A construction crew in Highland Park is busy at work, transforming what was...

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