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Wednesday, February 13, 2013 (Demolition of Hudson's at 5:47 pm, October 24, 1998. .  Photo courtesy of Lowell Boilleau/ DetroitYes.com) Dennis Archer pressed the button that pushed the plunger detonating 2,700 lbs. of explosives. The land has been vacant ever since. Archer has "no regrets."  This reporter was in New York that day as well as September 11, 2001. The World Trade Center was destroyed by enemies. We destroyed Hudson's by ourselves.

Archer & Schostak on Hudson’s

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 Looking north on Woodward with Broderick Tower in background and Hudson's to the right. (Photo taken 1959)

Racism at Hudson’s

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 Tom Shurtleff of Farmington Hills and Akua Budu-Watkins of Northwest Detroit sitting down for an interview on W. Willis, September 29, 2012.

Peace Between Blacks and Whites?

Thursday, January 10, 2013 Library of Congress archive photo by Alfred T. Palmer, 1942

Fixing Climate Change Could Shrink Economy

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 Xu Shutsing, 21, of Shanghai, performed at the Hannah Community Center in East Lansing October 21, 2012. She says very few people play the Lio-tsing that she's played since the age of 5.

21 Year Old’s Rare Music Brings Peace

Thursday, October 11, 2012 Anneka Johnston, 16, a junior at Black River High school in Holland, Tuesday October 9, 2012.

High Schoolers Exploring Racism

Monday, October 1, 2012 Demolition of Hudson's at 5:47 pm, October 24, 1998. Photo courtesy of Lowell Boilleau/DetroitYes.com. This reporter was in New York that day as well as September 11, 2001. The World Trade Center was destroyed by enemies. We destroyed Hudson's by ourselves.

Sorrow of Hudson’s

Tuesday, September 18, 2012 Gabriel Giron and Kirk Latimer are the duo Kinetic Affect. They performed at the YMCA of Bay City March 3, 2012.

Poetry Saving Kids in SW Michigan

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

“The Michigan Poem”

Tuesday, September 18, 2012 Some of the youth learning to express their pain through poetry have spent time in the Calhoun County Juvenile Home. This photo  Licensed/Copyright All rights reserved by SEMICH_EL

From Juvenile Home to Poetry Slam