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Social distancing doesn't mean you have to miss out on fresh seafood, melt-in-your-mouth cookies, mile-high sandwiches and more.
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Filling in the gap between what residents deserve and what the city provides is something of a Detroit tradition, for better or worse.
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For many of us, Big Sean’s climb to stardom is a blueprint for our own successes. We watched Big Sean go from performing in Club Bleu and The Shelter to selling out Joe Louis Arena.
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Coming this month from Detour Detroit: A newsletter examining the built environment, for all of Detroit’s 143 square miles.
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Throughout the spring and summer, Detroiters have protested daily for racial justice, following the deaths of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor. Somewhere along the frontlines, amidst the chants and tear gas, Chantel Watkins -- activist, poet and champion for social justice -- has been marching.
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Detroiters' votes count -- and we want your help in developing our election coverage.
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Photo of woman holding sign showing George Floyd at Detroit Black Lives Matter protests. Photo by Caia Taylor
“It’s sad to see this happening over and over again, but it’s empowering to see young people taking charge and leading these protests."
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