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A couple years ago, Tammie, then in her late forties, bought her first car; a second hand Chevy Malibu. She got the minimum insurance necessary to get her tags, and drove off to her childcare job....

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William Jones

William Jones came to the non-profit sector after a long career in finance working for Chrysler. Now CEO of Focus: HOPE, he spends his time running a large urban “campus.” Focus: HOPE,...

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Shea Howell

Oakland University communications professor Shea Howell has lived in Detroit for over forty years. During these decades, the population has plummetted—a process that began in the 1950s—and...

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