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Hirzel Law, PLC featured in Michigan Lawyers Weekly

The Michigan Lawyer’s Weekly published an article on the formation of Hirzel Law, PLC by Kevin Hirzel, Matt Heron, Joe Wloszek, John Calvin, Brandan Hallaq and William Kolobaric. 458 more words

Michigan Condominium Attorney

The Hypocrisy of Rep. Brawley and HB 514 - It's More Than "School Choice"

When Rep. Bill Brawley championed HB 514, he championed a bill that allows for cities to use property tax money to fund local schools. It also allows for cities and towns to establish their own charter schools with enrollment preference for their citizens using taxpayer money. 673 more words

Apartheid in Milwaukee: The Third World Inside America (The Hood Series)

Black Life in Milwaukee: The Third World Inside of America 

Surrounded in scenery of dilapidated houses, food and liquor stores;  crumbling infrastructure vandalized by RIP signs that pay tribute to the young victims of fratricidal gang warfare, Milwaukee rapper Gwapo Chapo from the neighborhood of Atkinson Ave spits  that his… 1,303 more words

Gangs

Texas Housers and advocacy partners receive support in lawsuit against HUD over failure to enforce fair housing law

Numerous cities and states, including the City of Austin, as well as housing and anti-poverty advocates, filed amicus briefs this week in support of a complaint Texas Housers, Texas Appleseed and the National Fair Housing Alliance filed against the U.S. 465 more words

Local Issues

After Collecting $16 Million In Grants From Housing Department In Obama Era, Liberal Group Sues Agency Now

By Fred Lucas ~

A liberal advocacy group that has received more than $16 million in federal grants from the Department of Housing and Urban Development is now… 1,069 more words

Public Opinion

Civil rights groups amend lawsuit to challenge HUD's latest attempt to erode fair housing progress

The National Fair Housing Alliance, Texas Housers and Texas Appleseed filed an amended complaint and a new preliminary injunction motion in their lawsuit against the U.S. 516 more words

National Issues

"It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength"*...

Since 1990, more than 90 percent of U.S. metro areas saw a decline in racial stratification, signaling a trend toward a more integrated America. Yet, while areas like Houston and Atlanta have undergone rapid demographic changes, cities like Detroit and Chicago still have large areas dominated by a single racial group.Some 50 years ago, policies like the 

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