Jeff Smith: Dysfunctional Detroit

A study found that Detroit’s declining population, decimated economy and chaotic administration has led to its dysfunction. How can the city turn itself around?

Originally aired on February 26, 2013

Hosted by:


    • Adam Zemke @adamzemke (Ann Arbor, MI) Michigan State Representative


    • Jeff Smith @JeffSmithMO (Montclair, NJ) Assistant Professor in the Urban Policy Graduate Program at the New School; Former State Senator for Inner City St. Louis


    • John Celock @JohnCelockHP (Washington, DC) HuffPost State Government Reporter


    • John Patrick Leary (Detroit, MI) Asst. Professor of American Literature
    • Stefen Welch @stefenj (Detroit , MI) Partner Coordinator at Detroit Employment Solutions Corporation



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