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Ex-FBI Agent: Detroit Kids Could Be Radicalized By ISIS

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.03.2017 | Politics

The potential for disenfranchised kids in Detroit to be radicalized by terrorist groups poses a “huge threat” to the city, a former FBI official s...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Last Week These Kids Had A Heap Of Junk, And Now They've Got Freedom

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 04.07.2015 | Good News

It took Jean Wilson just four hours, a dozen helpers, $6, a few Facebook posts and one idea to make a big difference for a group of Detroit kids. W...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

How Detroiters Got Dozens Of Parks Reopened And Made The CIty Better For Kids

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 02.27.2015 | Good News

While Detroit’s systemic problems often seem too large to tackle -- like an ongoing foreclosure crisis and a broken transportation system -- others ...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

LOOK: Rapper Gives Back To Kids In Struggling Hometown

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 08.30.2013 | Black Voices

DETROIT -- Girls screamed and shouted his name, their foreheads pressed against the glass. Tears streamed down their faces, and some were too overwhel...

Filling The Gap: Tutoring And Writing Program Expands To Detroit

Model D | Melinda Clynes | Posted 06.04.2013 | Detroit

This story originally appeared in the June 4 edition of Model D. Their ankles flip-flopping behind them as they lay on their bellies, 826michigan ...

How To Keep 17 Recreation Centers Open

Detroit Free Press | Posted 08.24.2012 | Detroit

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing announced a strategy Wednesday to keep the city's 17 recreation centers open by funding programs through a newly created Detro...

Detroit Holds Forum On Youth Violence Prevention

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 03.22.2012 | Detroit

Concerns over youth violence have been rising in the city of Detroit after a string of recent tragedies involving young people. A conference devoted t...