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MiWeek episode 6/25/15

6/25/15: Gun Violence / The Supreme Court on Gay Marriage / The Confederate Flag

Host Christy McDonald and contributors Stephen Henderson and Nolan Finley discuss gun violence, gay marriage and the recent controversy surrounding the confederate flag. They highlight points such as the rising crime rate, expectations from the impending Supreme Court decision and the negative symbolism associated with the confederate flag. Watch Now

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6/11/15: City Curfew / End Campus Assaults / Good Jobs / Pistons Partner?

Summer is almost here and one of the most anticipated family events in Detroit takes place in just a couple of weeks: The annual fireworks celebration. But there is controversy surrounding the curfew. Tonight the MiWeek team examines why expanding the curfew for kids beyond the fireworks is a concern for some parents and community […]

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6/4/15: Tax Hike? / Water Deal / Road Fix / Detroit Talk

This week it seemed everywhere you looked, it was all about the money. First, a $52 million structural deficit, could taxpayers get the tab for a court-ordered judgment? Also, major issues surround the lease of Detroit’s water and sewerage system to a regional water authority.  Plus, the legislature is inching toward fixing Michigan’s roads and […]

Stephen Henderson Editorial Page Editor The Detroit Free Press