Atlas has finally shrugged in Detroit

Hendrickson, Mark
August 2013
Clarendon Enterprise (TX);8/1/2013, Vol. 24 Issue 31, p2
The article discusses the circumstances which led to the official declaration of Detroit, Michigan as bankrupt.


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