|Abandoned Detroit warehouse|
The principal undertaker for the Motor City was Coleman Young, Detroit's mayor from 1974-1994. Detroit's spiral downwards can be traced to the 1950s, the 1967 riots hastened the collapse, but Young, a former communist. embalmed what was once a jewel of urban America.
Perhaps his son possesses common sense. Perhaps not. The younger Young sat under a large portrait of his leftist father as he announced his entry in the Detroit mayoral race.
From my post at Da Tech Guy:
I walked its streets--the tragedy of Detroit