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7/16/15: Flag Flap / Iran Deal / Illegal Art? / Good News

Tonight on MiWeek: General Motors stands behind Chevrolet’s sponsorship of Kid Rock’s summer tour, even though a local civil rights group is urging the automaker to cut financial ties with the singer because he may display a Confederate Flag on stage as he has in the past. Will this impact GM? U.S. lawmakers, including some […]


MiWeek Web Exclusive: Extended Dan Varner Interview (7/9/15)

As Detroit Public Schools closes out the fiscal year with a $238 million deficit, national education experts have been visiting the City at the invitation of Excellent Schools Detroit.  Christy interviews ESD CEO Dan Varner about the visits and what advice the school reformers are providing for improving education in Detroit. Watch the full interview […]


7/9/15: Tuition Jump / Expert Advice for DPS / Registry Changes? / Empty Homes

Some staggering numbers this week for students heading to college in Michigan this fall, as two universities decide to jack up tuition past the state’s cap. Even if you don’t have anyone going to college, the price of education and the lack of state funding will impact all of us here in the state. Also, […]

Stephen Henderson Editorial Page Editor The Detroit Free Press