Don’t count out broke and broken Detroit

Everyone knows the story behind the bankruptcy and has seen the ‘ruin porn.’ But Detroit can rise again.

Wikimedia Photo: Andrew Jameson
The Detroit Institute of Arts in midtown Detroit in 2010, one of the treasure troves of art in the Motor City.
Gwynne Dyer
Published: Wednesday, 07/24/2013 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 07/24/2013 11:55 am EDT


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