Digital distress: Affordable Internet an equity issue in Michigan

Digital distress: Affordable Internet an equity issue in Michigan

December 7, 2017 | Chastity Pratt Dawsey

The digital divide is real. And poor residents are being left behind.

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December 8, 2017 | Bridge Staff

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Gov. Snyder betrays Michigan with foolish Line 5 deal

December 7, 2017 | Jim Lively

Residents have made it clear: The oil pipeline should be decommissioned. So why isn’t the governor listening?

Watching ‘Detroit’ movie? Read about Algiers Motel case first. (slideshow)

December 7, 2017 | Bridge Staff

A grieving sister. A brilliant lawyer. A conflicted son. These are the stories behind the film out on DVD next week. Only in Bridge.

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December 7, 2017 | Bridge Staff

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CHIP health funding for Michigan children in jeopardy

December 5, 2017 | Ted Roelofs

After federal funds lapse for a popular program, insurance for more than 100,000 lower-income children is in limbo.

Flint lead pipe replacement could be jeopardized by CHIP stalemate

December 5, 2017 | Jim Malewitz

Michigan is spending $119 million in children's health funds to remove lead hazards from home.