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  • Activists and youth from several community groups gathered Feb. 20 at Osborn High in Detroit to protest the state's plan to close up to 38 low-performing schools, 25 of which are in Detroit.

    Michigan shuts down bad schools. Leading states build them up.

    Michigan’s law that calls for the annual closure of the state’s worst schools is unique in the nation.

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  • What is the DJC?

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  • How is Detroit doing?

    One Detroit’s Christy McDonald recently sat down with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan to find out how our city’s doing…

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  • A conversation with the Mayor: How is Detroit doing?

    One Detroit’s Christy McDonald recently sat down with Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan.

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  • Hamtramck’s ‘Safe Haven’ Schools

    Hamtramck’s ‘Safe Haven’ Schools

    Hamtramck is a small city surrounded on all sides by Detroit. Long known as the region’s largest Polish enclave,…

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  • Detroit board may sue state to keep schools open

    The Detroit school board has threatened to sue to prevent the state from closing schools in the city that…

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  • Dearborn Emergency Town Hall Meeting

    February 1, 2017, ACCESS, a community non-profit group hosted an emergency town hall meeting concerning President Donald Trump’s executive…

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  • As an American Muslim, Rashida Tlaib has to fight to live in peace.

    Numerous protests have been sparked nationwide—and in our own cities of Detroit, Dearborn, and Hamtramck—as a result of President…

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  • Voices from the Muslim Ban Protest in Hamtramck, January 2017

    Hamtramck is home to many Muslims immigrants and their American born children. Just last year, Hamtramck was proclaimed the...

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