Detroit Archive

Mar
23
0
The state of Michigan spends more than $10 million a year to house more juvenile offenders with life sentences than any other state apart from Pennsylvania. 358 inmates are serving life sentences for crimes committed from ages 14 to 17. One in five has been in prison 25 years or longer.

Detroit Youth Demonstration

Some photos from a youth Demonstration in Detroit.

Read more…

Mar
23
0
Hallway inside St. Agnes high school in Detroit.  Ice and debris cover the floor.

St Agnes Church, Detroit

It’s hard to know how people feel about tourists climbing around in the ruins of their neighbourhood.

Read more…

Mar
23
0
Ruins inside Lee Plaza on West Grand Boulevard, Detroit.  The top floors have been stripped of most metal wiring and supports.

Lee Plaza, Detroit

A final set of photos of Detroit’s ruins. This time it’s Lee Plaza on West Grand Boulevard.

Read more…