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Detroit Recovery

What Detroit Needs To Do To Recover

modeld | Keith Owens | Posted 12.07.2013 | Black Voices

This story originally appeared in Model D, a weekly online magazine that tells stories about Detroit's development. Detroit is not an easy town f...

Hope in the War on Detroit Poverty

Tim Miller | Posted 11.05.2012 | Detroit
Tim Miller

2012-08-27-scblog.pngPoverty is personal, and I'm afraid both parties this year are missing a huge opportunity to spotlight this deep problem and offer actual, creative solutions to it. Here are some people and organizations the Republicans and Democrats could learn from.

Relentless Positive Action to Reinvent Michigan

Gov. Rick Snyder | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics
Gov. Rick Snyder

There are a lot of great stories of success in Michigan, and each of them has the same theme: Michigan is open for business, and together we're reinventing our state with relentless positive action.

Micro-Ventures and the New Economy: D:hive BUILD Shoots for the Stars

Jeff Aronoff | Posted 07.31.2012 | Detroit
Jeff Aronoff

This phenomenon of collective symmetry comprised of chaotic and varied parts offers a nice cosmic metaphor for Detroit's venture into the new economy.

Teaching Power in Detroit

Matthew Bode | Posted 07.01.2012 | Detroit
Matthew Bode

Detroit will turn around, and does every day, when we understand the power we have to transform the way we function. Every day we must remind ourselves that this is our community and we have the power to change it.

Republicans Refuse to Give Thanks for the Auto Recovery

Douglas A. Geiss | Posted 06.20.2012 | Detroit
Douglas A. Geiss

The key for all of us in Michigan is that the auto industry not only survived the Great Recession, but today is leading our economic recovery. Jobs are being added and new products are being introduced.

Detroit's Tale of Two Cities

Sandy K. Baruah | Posted 06.19.2012 | Detroit
Sandy K. Baruah

While a big fist hangs defiantly in the shadow of City Hall, Detroit packs more than a punch -- it packs the collective energy of a city and region that epitomize resiliency.

Call to Action

Craig Fahle | Posted 04.21.2012 | Detroit
Craig Fahle

Whether you count yourself as a member of Detroit's revival community or you are burnt out, disgusted and sitting on the sidelines, it's time for us to dig in and push ourselves to the next level.