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Remembering Sir Michael Berry

Metro Detroit has lost a great leader. At the age of 95, Sir Michael Berry has passed but leaves a very long and successful legacy that will remain imprinted in this community for generations to come.

Only During Halloween: Haunted Asylum in Northville

Any other time of the year, people pass an old, abandoned hospital or warehouse without a thought about the story behind it or what possibly lurks within it at night. However, around Halloween time, everything suddenly becomes spookier.

Bigotry Outside Dearborn

On Monday morning of September 14, many high school students were settling into their homerooms, complaining of their early rise, and reminiscing of their weekend adventures. This is true for almost every high school student. Except for Ahmed Mohamed.

City of Sterling Heights Denies Building Of Mosque

The term ‘Muslim’ in the 21st century holds quite the stigma in America. After numerous protests and rallies, the controversy has spread to the city of Sterling Heights, MI.

A Solution for Southwest Detroit

A mock-up of the proposed update to the streets in Southwest Detroit. The streets are fresh looking and new and people walk down the sidewalk along signs and buildings.

Detroit’s beloved Mexicantown may never be the same again but that’s not a bad thing, according to Southwest Solutions.

UM-Dearborn College Student Elected to Inkster Council

Jewell Jones sits, looking thoughtful, behind his name placard and next to other representatives.

On November 3, 2015, Jewell Jones was elected Councilman of Inkster. He is a junior at the University of Michigan-Dearborn and is studying Political Science and Business Studies. He is currently in ROTC and wants to pursue a career in the military.

Transgender in the Military

Several soldiers clad in camo and gear trudge up a hill.

The military has changed a lot in the past few years, from the eradication of the ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ policy, to allowing women to work alongside men and having the first two women graduate from Army Ranger boot camp.

The Real Dearborn March

A top down view of roughly 100 people gathered in a lobby space. They stand in front of a podium where several people are standing.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a national holiday that commemorates accomplishments that civil rights activists have made in working to eradicate racial discrimination and advocate for black rights. To this day, millions continue to view Dr.

A Place to Pray

A simple room with a room divider draped with fabric on the left. A small table holds prayer mats and one is rolled out on the floor.

While many colleges and universities provide students and staff with adequate prayer space, at Henry Ford College, finding places to pray has been met with difficulty. Some religions require prayer several times a day.

For Whom is this Restroom?

A brick wall displays a sign that has four symbols: a stick figure in pants typically denoting the male gender, a stick figure in a dress typically denoting the female gender, a stick figure that is wearing pants on one side and a dress on the other, and the stick figure denoting accessibility. The text on the sign notes it is a restroom and, "anyone can use this restroom, regardless of gender identity or expression".

Since as early as 2012, colleges and universities across America have been installing what are called unisex restrooms on their campuses.

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