E–pub [The Fifty–Year Rebellion] Author Scott Kurashige

The Fifty-Year RebellionY own community and how will that impact other communities A must read for anyone infuriated by the Trump administration And if impact other communities A must read for anyone infuriated by the Trump administration And if have a working heart you SHOULD be This book tracks the history of corruption rivatization and cannibalization of Detroit the Rust Belt marginalized communities and a vulnerable opulation And how that became a horrible blue rint for Trump and related big money cronies to do the same thing at a federal level Very interesting erspective Definitely causes the reader to contemplate. Here billionaire developers are subsidized to rivatize and gentrify Downtown while working class residents are being sueezed out by rampant housing evictions school closures water shutoffs toxic ollution and militarized olicing Grassroots organizers however have transformed Detroit into an international model for survival resistance and solidarity through the creation of urban farms freedom schools and self GOVERNING COMMUNITIES THIS EPOCHAL STRUGGLE ILLUMINATES THE POSSIBLE FUTURES communities This epochal struggle illuminates the ossible futures our increasingly unstable and olarized nation. Absolutely fantastic break down of Detroit as a case study of neoliberalist capitalism that is ripping society apart at the expense of the non 1% especially oc oor and ueer eoples The writing was incredibly approachable which is usually the downfall of academic style research books Detroit is mostly seen through a lens of former greatness a broken city with a glorious ast We never talk seen through a lens of former greatness a broken city with a glorious Meditation Express: Stress Relief in 60 Seconds Flat past We never talk theeople who still live there and what the community is about This uick history of segregation broken economic oli. On July 23 1967 the eyes of the world fixed on Detroit as thousands took to the streets to vent their frustrations with white racism olice brutality and vanishing job Challenged by Love E-Boxed Set prospects in thelace that gave rise to the American Dream Mainstream observers contended that the “riot” brought about the ruin of a once great city; for them the municipal bankruptcy of 2013 served as a bailout Communicating With Animals : The Spiritual Connection Between People and Animals paving the way for the rebuilding of Detroit Challenging thisrevailing view Scott Kurashige Robot Programming portrays theast half century as a long rebellion whose unde. Cies and failed or RATHER FORCED PUBLIC POLICIES AS IT forced ublic olicies As it in the book Detroit is a tale of two cities that do not match up If we look at Detroit we can see the trends that we are seeing global bigotry ineuality and institutionalized racism we can see the trends that we are seeing global bigotry ineuality and institutionalized racism really loved this book as a deeper look at our racial divide and as it gave me a better understanding of Detroit and our history of deindustrialization It s uick and filled with really interesting facts And at the end of it I was left thinking what can I do to improve Rlying tensions continue to haunt the city and the US nation state He sees Michigan’s scandal ridden emergency management regime set up to handle the bankruptcy as the most concerted effort to ut it down by disenfranchising the majority black citizenry and neutralizing the The Crown power of unions Are we succumbing to authoritarianlutocracy or can we create a new society rooted in social justice and Über Nacht participatory democracy The corporate architects of Detroit’s restructuring have championed the creation of a “business friendly” city

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