Views from the left, because I have to

by:  Diane Benjamin It’s completely ridiculous that people from all political persuasions can’t sit down and reach common ground.  It doesn’t help that both sides are prone to LIE and EXAGGERATE the truth for their uniformed minions.  I read leftist emails and sites because I need to know what they are saying.  Sometimes it is […]

Detroit Bankruptcy: It should never have come to pass

By MICHAEL D. LAFAIVE The city of Detroit announced it has filed for bankruptcy. Gov. Snyder must still approve of the move. If he does, it is a sad day in the long decline of a once powerful city. It did not need to come to this. Warning signs were everywhere and only increased in intensity in […]

Detroit councilwoman to Obama: We voted for you, now bail us out

DETROIT (WJBK) — The city of Detroit faces a major financial crisis and one member of city council thinks President Barack Obamashould step in and help. City Council member JoAnn Watson said Tuesday the citizens support of Obama in last month’s election was enough reason for the president to bailout the struggling the city. (Click the video player […]