Racial, regional divide still haunt D...

Racial, regional divide still haunt Detroit's progress

There are 2 comments on the Michigan Radio story from Sep 12, 2012, titled Racial, regional divide still haunt Detroit's progress. In it, Michigan Radio reports that:

A 6-foot high, half-mile-long separation wall was built in 1940 by a real estate developer to separate white and black parts of Detroit.

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Noemi

Seattle, WA

#1 Sep 13, 2012
This man was ahead of his time.
Monte Hall

Anonymous Proxy

#2 Sep 13, 2012
The biggest wall of all is the culture difference and that's not coming down.

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