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  • An orange jumpsuit ahead for Ann Arbor detainee? “They will behead him in front of everyone,” his sister says

    Sarah Taymour of Ann Arbor said she’s been betrayed by the government. “My sister and I, we both served…

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  • Here’s Detroit’s slimmed-down testing schedule, which Vitti says is only a first step in reducing pressure

    Nikolai Vitti has proposed a first step in a broad push to rein in runaway testing.

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  • Botched elections. Missing ballots. Is this any way to run a democracy?

    Michigan’s failed presidential recount last year wasn’t an aberration. It’s part of a pattern that has some concerned about…

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  • Gordon Park, Detroit’s Ground Zero, 1967

    Gordon Park got its own state historical marker acknowledging Rosa Parks Boulevard and Clairmount Avenue as the spot where…

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  • Detained in Youngstown

    In June, Immigration and Customs Enforcement picked up over a hundred Chaldeans in metro Detroit with the intent of…

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  • He became famous defending ‘Algiers Motel’ cops. Deal with it.

    The case exposed racial wounds that perhaps still haven’t healed.

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  • Bulldoze away: Some Detroit neighborhoods need thinning out

    Your research has found that 178,000 homes were demolished in Detroit from 1970 to 2000.

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  • 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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  • Protesters gather in front of Detroit federal building calling for end of Chaldean deportations

    Customs Enforcement rounded up more than 100 Chaldeans.

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  • This Detroit teacher uses music to expose students to history, politics and power.

    ‘They walk in here and they don’t even know who they are.’

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