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    News releases from February 2004

  • Debating a plan for a blacks-only fund to finance an 'Africa Town' in Detroit
    Robin Boyle, professor of urban development in the College of Urban, Labor and Metropolitan Affairs, says the proposed "Africa Town" project in Detroit is born out of frustration. According to the p..
  • Bush, Kerry to focus on jobs
    David Bonior, a former Democratic congressman who teaches labor issues at Wayne State's College of Urban, Labor and Metropolitan Affairs, commented on John Kerry's campaign promises for increases in..
  • WTVS to leave Detroit for Wixom
    Columnist Tom Walsh notes in a story about WTVS's (Channel 56) decision to move to Wixom that one locally produced show is "Leaders on Leadership," in partnership with Wayne State University's busin..