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Detroit: From American Dream to American Nightmare


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Detroit, nightmare, bankruptcy, pensions, USA )

Ray
- 923 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Three months ago, Detroit became the largest city to file for bankruptcy in US history. The trial to determine whether a city of Detroit's size can stop paying its bills will have huge potential repercussions for cities and states across the country.



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Teresa W. (777)
Saturday October 26, 2013, 8:20 am
sad
 

Freya H. (347)
Saturday October 26, 2013, 8:27 am
Sad, yes, but tough times don't last. Tough people - and cities - do.
 
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