Detroit

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
(Photo Courtesy of Detroit Water Brigade)
Detroit's Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr handed over control of the city's water system to the mayor this week following protests and international outcry at the shut off of water to tens of thousands of households that had fallen behind on their bills. While many are celebrating the transfer of power as a partial victory, organizers warn that...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
As Detroit activists and human rights groups continue to protest against...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Detroit rally against water shut-offs July 18. (Photo: Detroit Water Brigade)
The city of Detroit is putting a 15-day moratorium on water shut-offs to...

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