GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. -- In the race for the Michigan governor's job, the choice is simple.
It wasn't quite "old home week," but attending the U.S. Social Forum last month in Detroit, where I had lived for many years, was special, and thought-provoking.
DETROIT - Two significant things happened in this beleaguered city recently that show the possibility of turning our country's problems around.
Last month I visited Detroit and once again saw first-hand what can only be described as an economic and human catastrophe.
DETROIT - This beleaguered city is in danger of running out of money, but it's not because of city officials' incompetence or city workers' "greed."