Tuesday, July 25, 2017

A scuffle broke out during the pro-Trump rally at Duggan's Irish Pub

Posted By on Tue, Jul 25, 2017 at 3:57 PM

On Monday, the Michigan Republicans for Trump gathered at Duggan’s Irish Pub in Royal Oak for a support rally that turned violent, resulting in the arrest of one woman. The rally started as nothing out of the ordinary for the pro-POTUS crowd–giant American flags, “Make American Great Again” chants over...

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Tony Hawk is bringing an art installation and skate park to downtown Detroit

Posted By on Thu, Jul 20, 2017 at 2:49 PM

Downtown Detroit is getting a brand new — albeit temporary — skate park thanks to Tony Hawk. Hawk is no stranger to Detroit; the iconic pro skateboarder has become a regular face in the city's skate scene and last year purchased a 120 year old house in the Woodbridge...

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Ballot group hoping to end gerrymandering in Michigan says state is slowing it down

Posted By on Tue, Jul 18, 2017 at 1:09 PM

Voters Not Politicians has had enough of the state government. The grassroots organization is devoted to ending gerrymandering, or the manipulation of political district boundaries in favor of a particular party, in Michigan. Its committee is currently unhappy with the state's Bureau of Elections, claiming they are taking far too long to...

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'Origins of the Urban Crisis' author Thomas Sugrue to speak at Wayne State

Posted By on Tue, Jul 18, 2017 at 1:06 PM

Dr. Thomas Sugrue — author of the seminal 1996 urban study Origins of the Urban Crisis: Race and Inequality in Postwar Detroit — will return to his native city for a free public lecture later this month. The lecture will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Monday, July 24 at Wayne State University's...

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