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How the Question, 'What is Art?' Got Real Yesterday in Detroit

Laura Hogikyan | Posted 12.16.2014 | Detroit
Laura Hogikyan

To dole out fines for wall art, or sell the Detroit Institute of Arts' assets to satisfy creditors in the city bankruptcy, would be to destroy the core of what sustains this city and will continue to make it stronger.

Why Detroit Should Implement Project 5117

Ryan Mack | Posted 08.17.2014 | Detroit
Ryan Mack

I love Detroit enough that I am willing to fight for its recovery and do whatever is in my power to give back to it. Although I moved to New York and now DC, I have continued to implement financial education programming in the city.

Mike Duggan: Detroit Rejected or Detroit Recovered?

David Alexander Bullock | Posted 03.15.2014 | Detroit
David Alexander Bullock

Mayor Duggan cannot rest his laurels on mere trash pick up and snow removal. He has got to attack poverty in Detroit head on.

Detroit's First White Mayor in 40 Years Takes Office

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

DETROIT (AP) — The new mayor of Detroit was sworn into office on Wednesday, and despite the New Year's Day holiday — and his limited powers in an ...

Michigan's Takeover of Detroit Exposes Strains Over Control

stateline | Stephen C. Fehr | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

New Detroit Mayor: Stop Talking About My Race

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 11.07.2013 | Black Voices

DETROIT -- DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's mayor-elect said Wednesday that far too much had been made of his skin color during a successful campaign that w...

Detroit Elects First White Mayor In 40 Years

The Huffington Post | Ashley Woods | Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics

DETROIT -- Voters today elected Detroit's first white mayor in 40 years to help lead the struggling city out of bankruptcy. Mike Duggan, who ran on...

Vote Mike Duggan for Mayor of Detroit on November 5th

Nick Norton | Posted 10.31.2013 | Detroit
Nick Norton

Not many people say this -- but Detroit is where I want to settle down, buy a house, and send my kids to school. Politics is therefore critical to how I shape my future in this community. I can't blame the system for failing to work for me, if I never got involved to help change that system in the first place.

How A White Write-In Candidate Took Detroit's Primary

AP | By ED WHITE | Posted 10.07.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — He was in the race. He was out. Then he was back in again. Now Mike Duggan is the front-runner for mayor of bankrupt Detroit after wi...

'Write-In,' Napoleon Move On

AP | ED WHITE | Posted 10.06.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — He was in the race. He was out. Then he was back in again. Now Mike Duggan is the front-runner for mayor of bankrupt Detroit after win...

Six Reasons to Write in Mike Duggan for Mayor of Detroit on Aug. 6

Nick Norton | Posted 09.30.2013 | Detroit
Nick Norton

Duggan himself hesitated to relaunch his campaign. His supporters throughout the city, though, changed his mind. So why should the people of Detroit pick Mike Duggan as their man, write down his name, and fill in that circle on the ballot?

Ashley Woods

What Do Mike Duggan, JFK And Stubbs The Cat All Have In Common? | Ashley Woods | Posted 06.28.2013 | Detroit

What do John F. Kennedy, Strom Thurmond and an Alaskan cat named Stubbs all have in common? They are all politicians who ran as write-in candidates...

Ashley Woods

Mike Duggan Is Back.. | Ashley Woods | Posted 06.28.2013 | Detroit

D-U-G-G-A-N. That's how you spell Mike Duggan's last name, and it's his best strategy for becoming Detroit's next mayor. Nine days after bowing out...

Duggan: Back In The Race?

Crain's Detroit | Posted 08.27.2013 | Detroit

Former Detroit mayoral candidate Mike Duggan is considering re-entering the race as a write-in candidate. Duggan cut short a vacation at the reques...

Duggan: 'The Damage .. I Think Is Too Much To Overcome'

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 06.19.2013 | Detroit

Mike Duggan announced Wednesday he was giving up his Detroit mayoral campaign after Tuesday's decision from the Court of Appeals that he was not eligi...

Mike Duggan Is Off The Ballot, Still

Posted 06.18.2013 | Detroit

Mike Duggan's efforts to stay on the Detroit ballot for the mayoral primary in August were blocked today by the Michigan Court of Appeals. The Cour...

Duggan Waits For Michigan Supreme Court

Detroit News | Posted 08.14.2013 | Detroit

The Michigan Supreme Court acknowledged Friday morning that it had received a filing from Detroit mayoral candidate Tom Barrow on whether rival candi...

Duggan Will Appeal

WDIV | Posted 08.12.2013 | Detroit

Mike Duggan will hold a 10:45 a.m. press conference to make an announcement about the future of his run for Detroit mayor. A judge on Tuesday ord...

Ashley Woods

DUGGAN IS OUT | Ashley Woods | Posted 06.18.2013 | Detroit

Mike Duggan is off the ballot to become Detroit's next mayor, according to one of his many mayoral opponents, Tom Barrow, after an emergency hearing ...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Could Duggan Be Disqualified From Mayor's Race? | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 05.21.2013 | Detroit

For Detroit mayoral contender Mike Duggan, who just moved to the city last year and has gained attention as a white candidate in a majority African-Am...

HOW MANY People Are Running For Mayor?

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 05.16.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT -- Detroit's next mayor will inherit a city low on cash and an office low on power, yet nearly two dozen candidates are seeking the job anyway...

Guess Who's Leading The Pack In The Detroit Mayor's Race

WDIV-TV | Posted 03.05.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT- The top two spots in the race for Detroit mayor go to former Detroit Medical Center CEO Mike Duggan with 38 percent of the vote and to Wayne ...

A White Candidate For (Gasp!) Detroit

Newswweek/The Daily Beast | Posted 05.04.2013 | Detroit

This week in front of more than 500 supporters--and after months of dodging questions about whether he would run--Mike Duggan announced his candidacy ...

Benny Napoleon Explains Controversial Palmer Park Comments On WDET

WDET | Posted 01.03.2013 | Detroit

Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon is under fire from some after making comments about Palmer Park not really being "Detroit". Napoleon has not filed...

Napoleon Dynamite: Potential Mayoral Candidates Trade Barbs

Posted 01.03.2013 | Detroit

Some recent remarks made by Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon in reference to potential mayoral rival Mike Duggan have the makings of old-fashioned ...