Debate rouses over solving Detroit problems

Emergency manager appointed by Michigan makes sweeping changes but blames stalling on racial politics.

    An emergency manager tasked with solving Detroit's massive $18.5bn debt is making sweeping changes.

    But decisions over asset sales and salary cuts are opening up social and racial divides in the US city once famous for its auto industry.

    Al Jazeera's John Hendren reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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