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MLive continues its love affair with anyone named DeVos with today’s article

Earlier today, MLive ran a story announcing that Rick DeVos was named by GOOD Magazine as one of the, “100 People Pushing the World Forward.” 502 more words

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Venture Capitalism, Gov. Snyder and the celebration of wealth

MiBiz has just published a new magazine entitled, The New Michigan Deal, which focuses on the rise of venture capitalism in this state.

The first issue does stories on numerous stories on venture capitalists across the state, including Rick DeVos’ project known as Start Garden. 568 more words

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MLive and Immigration

As the push for Comprehensive Immigration Reform continues over the next few months, there will no doubt be an increase in coverage on an issue that is quite contentious. 1,096 more words

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Right-Wing Think Tank Expands to Downtown; Mlive Raves

Author’s note: It was brought to our attention that in the original publishing of this article we stated that the three Mlive articles discussed were published within 8 days of one another, when in fact the first of the three articles was published in February 2012, while the later two were published in February of 2013. 1,136 more words

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WZZM 13 story gives more weight to pro-fracking voices

On Tuesday, WZZM 13 ran a story that looks at the issue of horizontal hydraulic fracturing, also known as fracking.

The story is entitled, Is Fracking Good or Bad for Michigan? 775 more words

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Disaster Capitalism: A Duty to Make Money off the Titanic in Grand Rapids and Beyond

This article is in memory of Kate Wheeler, former GRIID contributor, who passed away in 2012. Kate wrote an excellent piece last year entitled, The Capitalist Shame of the Titanic… 783 more words

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