Tag: John Patrick Leary
Concerns over declining ‘civility’ in politics distract us from the meaningful disagreements that we need to have.
|“A lot of the interest comes from a sense that the city of Detroit isn’t just an exception to the rule of the United States…that Detroit is, in some sense, the future of American cities…”|
|Leary, author of this issue’s “Detroitism,” offers reading recommendations for putting together Detroit’s story, as well as the increasingly-familiar story of urban America in an era of prolonged economic crisis.|
What does “ruin porn” tell us about the motor city?