It’s May 1 and thousands can’t pay their rent. Here’s what some Michiganders are doing.

Madeline Smith, a 23-year-old Michigan State University student set to graduate this month, can’t pay her rent for May. She didn’t pay her April rent, either. And she doesn’t plan to pay for June. Smith lost her two on-campus jobs in March when the university shut down due to COVID-19. Suddenly, she was unable to … Continue reading It’s May 1 and thousands can’t pay their rent. Here’s what some Michiganders are doing.