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Black-Owned Businesses Are Quietly Powering Detroit’s Resurgence, But No One’s Talking...

AFRICANGLOBE - Detroit will mark the first anniversary of its bankruptcy filing this Friday, and across the country, people are watching the city to see how it has survived the upheaval.

Rush Limbaugh: Detroit Went Bankrupt Because Blacks Drove Out Whites

AFRICANGLOBE - Economists are attributing Detroit’s recent bankruptcy filing to problems facing the entire Rust Belt region: a shrinking tax base, high health and pension costs, sprawl, and general dysfunction. But on Tuesday, Rush Limbaugh added another cause to the long list of factors that have contributed to the city’s downfall: Black people.

Bank-Engineered Bankruptcy Filed in Detroit to Rob City of Pensions and...

AFRICANGLOBE - Detroit filed for the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history Thursday after steep population and tax base declines sent it tumbling toward insolvency.