Happy Cinco de Mayo, Detroit! As we pop open our bottles of Tequila, and set our dinner tables with taco fixin’s, let’s take a peek at Detroit’s Latinx history. How did Southwest become the culturally rich, Latinx community as we know it to be today?
Due to Detroit’s past, empty and abandoned buildings are ubiquitous with the city. Past downtown, it is difficult to drive anywhere in Detroit and not see boarded-up windows or empty lots where houses and buildings once stood. This hauntingly beautiful atmosphere can provide uneasiness for
Zug Island has been a topic of conversation in Detroit for over a century. Now, as U.S. Steel continues the process of closing its doors on the island and moving out of state, areas like Southwest Detroit and River Rouge are left to deal with