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'Detropia'

Detroit's story has encapsulated the iconic narrative of America over the last century— the Great Migration of African Americans escaping Jim Crow; the rise of manufacturing and the middle class; the love affair with automobiles; the flowering of the American dream; and now . . . the collapse of the economy and the fading American mythos. With its vivid, painterly palette and haunting score, DETROPIA sculpts a dreamlike collage of a grand city teetering on the brink of dissolution.

Obama: 'The Path We Offer May Be Harder, But It Leads To A Better Place'

President Obama accepted the Democratic presidential nomination Thursday night with an appeal for another four years to continue with the platform of "change" he was elected on in 2008. "If you reject the notion that this nation’s promise is reserved for the few, your voice must be heard in this election," Obama said.

Arrests As Occupy Cleveland Attempts To Halt Sheriff's Sale

On March 5, 2012, Occupy Cleveland briefly halted a sheriff's sale of foreclosed homes with a mic check on the inside, and dozens of protestors outside the glass wall of the room. Over 70 homes were scheduled to be sold, and for a moment,