National Public Radio’s “Morning Edition” is currently running a series titled “Remaking Michigan, Retooling Detroit” which explores Detroit’s struggle to regain vitality in the face of seemingly insurmountable economic conditions. It shows that there is beacon of hope out there if approached with creative, innovative thought mixed thoroughly with a good dose of bold entrepreneurship and commitment.
Once in a while
you get shown the light
in the strangest of places
if you look at it right
Michigan, the national leader in recession, depends on an auto industry that will never be as big as it was. So how does the Detroit area diversify? Who’s hiring, or investing in something new? Morning Edition reports on Detroit’s desperate race to replace the jobs that the automakers eliminate.
Features in the NPR series include: