On Monday, March 11, 2013, a Southeast Michigan federal jury came to a verdict in the corruption trial of former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick. As such, we thought this a good time to revisit the first editorial we wrote, back in 2001, after Kilpatrick was first elected Detroit’s mayor. ___ Kilpatrick Faces Big Job in … Continue Reading →
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Without the charismatic leadership of Coleman A. Young or the strong integrity of Dennis Archer, the city has gone down the hill of sorrow.
I read an online article posted by Fox 2 concerning the likelihood of a person that was not black running for the office of mayor of the city of Detroit. My first thought is my, how Detroit has changed. No one would have posted that article in 1993. There were many people on all sides … Continue Reading →