Friday, September 30, 2016

Charter management company forced to pay out thousands to fired teachers

Posted By on Fri, Sep 30, 2016 at 1:57 PM

The company operating Universal Academy in Detroit was accused of firing the teachers after they spoke up at a board meeting.

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After earlier, disastrous Michigan visits, Donald Trump speaks in Novi tonight

Posted By on Fri, Sep 30, 2016 at 1:29 PM

After a rather disastrous visit earlier this month to Flint, Trump has decided to give it another try in Michigan.

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

TV miniseries on inequality zooms in on Flint

Posted By on Thu, Sep 29, 2016 at 2:35 PM

A TV miniseries about inequality in America has an episode focusing on Flint's water crisis hosted by Rosario Dawson. It will be televised Friday night, but a screening next week in Flint will involved a lively discussion afterward.

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Detroit News endorses Libertarian for president

Posted By on Thu, Sep 29, 2016 at 1:55 PM

The endorsement caused a friend to catch a serious case of the lulz, remarking: 'Given the shitshow that is Trump, old Nolan Finley is reduced to backing a good-natured stoner.'

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Bill Schuette issues major ruling on Detroit schools, doesn't mention the thousands he's accepted from pro-charter DeVos family ​

Posted By on Wed, Sep 28, 2016 at 4:38 PM

Schuette has received nearly $140,000 from the pro-charter DeVos family

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Grab your sleeping bag because you might be able to see the Northern lights tonight

Posted By on Wed, Sep 28, 2016 at 3:13 PM

Michigan could be covered with the spectacular lights.

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Former 1 percenter Chuck Collins comes home to Detroit to discuss inequality

Posted By on Wed, Sep 28, 2016 at 10:12 AM

Tonight and tomorrow, a 1 percenter raised in metro Detroit makes his case for tackling inequality and committing to the common good.

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Ford has the best response to Trump's lie last night

Posted By on Tue, Sep 27, 2016 at 1:00 PM

So many lies, so little time.

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Ford, Donald Trump, and why I miss Bill Bonds more and more

Posted By on Tue, Sep 27, 2016 at 1:00 PM

When nobody in the 'responsible' media gets angry about the things that terrify and enrage rank-and-file Americans, you are delivering those people to Donald Trump.

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