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The Death of Detroit

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In 1950, Detroit was one of the wealthiest cities in America. These days, it's one of the poorest. Over the past sixty years, the Motor City has lost more than half of its population. As the former "Paris of the West" slowly began to break down, many observers were left scratching their heads: what went wrong? The Death of Detroit tackles the question head-on, and the ...more
Paperback, 120 pages
Published October 30th 2013 by First Edition Design ebook Publishing (first published November 6th 2012)
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Dan Greenup is a Christian writer and an avid indoorsman from the Pacific Northwest. He graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in Global Studies. If you can figure out what to do with one of those, let him know. You can call him Dan, Danny or Daniel. He’s not picky.
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“As clear as it is important, the death of Detroit is still mostly ignored. Generally, the slow destruction of a major city would get a fair amount of attention, but the lack of coverage is hardly surprising. After all, the “bad guys” aren’t the popular ones. In most circles, condemning taxation, regulation, unionization, welfarism and protectionism is unfashionable. It’s necessary to check political correctness at the door and appreciate that the case of Detroit isn’t an isolated tragedy. What happened in Detroit could be coming to a city near you.” 2 likes
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