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In Four More Years We'll Be Detroit

Words Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 1:23 PM
I know so many people from the Middle East. Most of them, or their children, have married outside their religion. Of the Muslims I know, very few of them wear traditional clothing. The one woman who I talk to often, told me that she can only eat food that has been killed in a traditional manner, or they'll get sick from the toxins. How long before her kids figure out what a bunch of nonsense that is? Education, especially in our public schools, is a religion killer.

From one moment to the next the city of Detroit doesn’t know where its next bailout is coming from. Chronically unable to pay its bills, the city looks to the state for cash gifts to stave off default. Operating under the terms of a consent agreement hammered out with the state, Detroit faces fiscal uncertainty largely because it has failed to get adequate concessions from public employee unions that are unsustainable. And those concessions that they have wrested from unions, politicians in Detroit have been unwilling to enforce.     

One prominent Detroit attorney, however, is facing the future of the Motor...

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