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Editorial: Offer more Michigan residents a clean slate
Opinion: Budget battlers ought to read some Seuss
"I implore the governor and legislature: take a step to the side, now. The whole world cannot stand still while you stand toe-to-toe over roads."
by Kathleen A. Feeney | 14 hours ago
Letters: On WSU president Wilson and eminent domain
Readers sound off about WSU's president and Michigan's eminent domain law.
by The Detroit News | 14 hours ago
Society: Uncork for a Cure draws crowd with great food, sleek cars
Great food, fine wine and fancy cars are all elements that help make the annual Uncork for a Cure a consistent success.
by Chuck Bennett | 20 hours ago
Opinion: Trump fulfills promise to support veterans
Our brave heroes in uniform are finally getting the care and respect that they deserve for protecting this country, says Raczkowski
by Rocky Raczkowski | 22 hours ago
Opinion: Veterans Day a celebration of the greatest love
“Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends."
by Scott S. Powell | 1 day ago
Bankole: Council should stand up to mayor, reject bond
"The city council should reject Duggan's $250 million bond proposal to remove blight by 2025," says Bankole.
by Bankole Thompson | 1 day ago
Opinion: Recognize black soldiers as part of the Greatest Generation
"There were 901,896 black soldiers in the military during World War II, according to the World War II Museum in New Orleans."
by Arthur Bridgeforth Jr. | 1 day ago
Paul W. Smith: Thank your local veterans
"May this be a memorable and meaningful day of honor for those who have served, or are currently serving our country in the armed forces."
by Paul W. Smith | 1 day ago
Opinion: Consider student mobility scholarships
"Student Mobility Scholarships would give parents who apply a limited-use, digital debit account to help them afford a customized route to school."
by Ben DeGrow | 1 day ago
Finley: Spare vulnerable from budget battle
"The sparring parties can fix the worst of the harm done by the governor's spending vetoes while they wrestle with the larger issues," Finley writes.
by Nolan Finley | 2 days ago
Podcast: Howes on Michigan university board antics
Howes: The antics coming from the boardrooms of the state’s Big Three universities will not change until the way Michigan chooses its trustees does.Weekend-essay
| 3 days ago
De-aging technology is Hollywood’s fountain of youth
Everyone's looking younger on screen. What does it mean when Hollywood's future is it's past?
by Adam Graham | 3 days ago
Opinion: Green energy will gut more than the oil market
"Banning fossil fuels under the Green New Deal is a recipe for economic and political disaster."
by Peter J. Ferrara | 4 days ago
Jacques: Women don’t get free pass from #MeToo
Companies and Congress have put more stringent rules in place governing relationships at work, and they apply to everyone.
by Ingrid Jacques | 4 days ago
Finley: Spare vulnerable from budget battle Nolan Finley
Opinion: Congress should address threats to power grid
"While cyber attacks are a top concern, America’s power grid faces other limitations."
by Terry Jarrett | 4 days ago
Letters: On Detroit test scores, Michigan’s reading law
Detroit teachers union president points blame at the state and makes the case that the district is now making progress.
by The Detroit News | 4 days ago
Bankole: New Flint mayor will keep pressuring gov for action
Neeley will force Whitmer’s hand on Flint to make sure promises that the governor made will be met during her tenure, says Bankole.
by Bankole Thompson | 5 days ago
Opinion: Michigan needs far more foster parents
"Foster parents could be the answer to restoring our hurting communities. "
by Starr Allen-Pettway | 5 days ago
Editorial: DIA’s broken vow a slap in the face
The Detroit Institute of Art's attempt to renew a 10-year millage is cheap and unsavory.
by The Detroit News | 5 days ago
Opinion: Trump brought a new swamp to Washington
Trump's corporate-style wheeling and dealing is no better than "deep state" corruption, Rosen writes.
by James Rosen | 5 days ago
Opinion: Protect workers from payroll fraud
"No hardworking Michiganian deserves to be ripped off, and good businesses shouldn’t suffer while bad actors get away with theft."
by Laurie Pohutsky | 5 days ago
Opinion: How to stop the communist comeback
"Communism is soaring in popularity."
by Marion Smith | 5 days ago
Opinion: Trump calls Pelosi’s bluff
"Behind closed doors and with no press allowed, House Democrats have tried to put on the appearance of a legal proceeding."
by Betsy McCaughey | 5 days ago
Opinion: Government took my home for an $8 debt
"Oakland County seized and sold my rental home for an $8 tax debt. Now I’m fighting back."
by Uri Rafaeli | 5 days ago
Opinion: 2020 candidates must share vision for labor
"Next November’s vote is an opportunity to change that and pave a path to prosperity."
by James Hoffa | 6 days ago
Editorial: WSU board should get off Wilson’s back
"It's more to the point to ask why an academic leader as accomplished as Wilson would stay in such a toxic environment?"
by The Detroit News | 6 days ago
Opinion: Michigan’s future runs through Line 5
It’s important that the people of Michigan understand what's at stake with Line 5, Griffin writes.
by Paul Griffin | 6 days ago
Letter: Setting Wayne State’s record straight
Marilyn Kelly, vice chair of the Wayne State University Board of Governors, writes to clear up confusion over what's happening at the university.
Finley: Whitmer, Nessel should obey law on Line 5
A tunnel under the Straits of Mackinac to house the petroleum pipeline is the surest way to protect the Great Lakes.
Opinion: Facebook a boon to journalists
"No matter what it does, Facebook will not be able to appease all critics — which include many members of Congress, academics and journalists."
Podcast: Howes on transnational FCA-PSA deal
Howes says the new name for the merger of Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot of France should be United Nations Motors.Weekend-essay
Opinion: Charter school veto an attack on Detroit students
Whitmer's veto of a $240-per-pupil funding increase for Michigan charter schools is deeply inequitable, Griffith writes.
Bankole: Founders case a hard lesson on inclusion
"At the heart of the deposition ... was Founders Detroit General Manager Dominic Ryan claiming he didn't know Evans was black."
Paul W. Smith: UAW and Ford negotiations were efficient
Smith reflects on the state of the auto industry, on carbon monoxide detectors and on cauliflower pizza crust.
Editorial: Scary Detroit scores make case for charters
"These alternative public schools aren’t perfect. But in Detroit, families have been desperate for alternatives. "
by The Detroit News | 6 days ago
Finley: There’s a plan behind Ilitch land hoarding
"The last thing they want is for a potential customer for their bars and restaurants to stop in for a drink or dinner at an establishment they don't own."
Opinion: Expungement removes barriers for job seekers
"It is a breath of fresh air to see a bipartisan effort underway that would make significant changes to the expungement progress ..."