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State orders Detroit to close half its schools

22 Feb

State orders Detroit to close half  its schools

Michigan state education officials have ordered Robert Bobb (  Detroit district emergency financial manager ) to immediately implement a financial restructuring plan that balances the district’s books by closing half of its schools, swelling high school class sizes to 60 students and consolidating operations.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2011/02/state-orders-detroit-to-close-half-its.html

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Black mayors struggling in post racial America

25 Sep

Many thought that being a black elected official in a “post-racial” society would be great. But for black mayors of large cities it has not been a great time. Adrian Fenty begun the process of fixing Washington DC and for his efforts lost his primary race. Dave Bing of Detroit has been accused of a racial cleaning. Some in Philadelphia are challenging Michael Nutter’s “blackness”, and Cory Booker has lowered the murder rate in Newark NJ and gotten back control of the Newark School system from the state and he is as popular as a black man at a KKK rally. What’s going on here?

 Read a great article from the Washington Post by using the link below on this very subject.
http://aareports.com/2010/09/black-mayors-struggling-in-post-racial.html

Flint serial killer now attacking black men in Virginia

11 Aug

Flint serial killer now attacking black men in Virginia. A white man who stabbed or attacked three dark-skinned men in Leesburg this month is probably the “Flint serial killer,” thought to have killed five men and wounded 10 — almost all of them black — in Michigan, police said Monday. Read more here: http://aareports.com/2010/08/flint-serial-killer-now-attacking-black.html

White serial killer murdering black men in Flint Michigan

6 Aug

White serial killer murdering black men in Flint Michigan.

Flint Police are searching for a man they believe has attacked 12 elderly or vulnerable African-American males over three months killing 5 of them. Read more here:

http://aareports.com/2010/08/whire-serial-killer-killing-black-men.html