by Alan Pyke Sep 4, 2014
Detroit gave residents a break from its aggressive water shutoffs policy in July, but they're back in action and the bankruptcy court won't intervene.
by Bryce Covert Jul 30, 2014
Control over Detroit's water system was handed back to the mayor after widespread protests of the shutoffs to poor residents.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Jul 24, 2014
PETA wants to be the savior, but it's using veganism as a bargaining chip.
by Alan Pyke Jul 22, 2014
Detroit's bankruptcy plan cuts workers' pensions for years to come. So why did three-quarters of them vote for it?
by Bryce Covert Jul 18, 2014
On Friday, activists staged protests and rallies to demand that Detroit stop shutting off residents' water.
by Alan Pyke Jun 20, 2014
Water rates have skyrocketed as Detroit residents' ability to pay has fallen. The city has cut off water to thousands as a result.
by Alan Pyke Apr 16, 2014
Emergency personnel will see no pension cuts and others are getting a much smaller cut than had been offered before, but that's cold comfort for many.
by Alan Pyke Apr 11, 2014
Detroit will pay banks 31 cents on the dollar to cancel the deals that bankrupted the city in the first place, leaving retirees vulnerable.
by Alan Pyke Mar 4, 2014
Detroit is trying to pay two giant banks just 30 cents on the dollar, and the banks see this as good news.
by Alan Pyke Feb 25, 2014
Detroit's proposal for ending the nation's largest municipal bankruptcy is finally out, but that doesn't mean workers know what's in store for them.