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Susan J. Demas: Michigan Sen. Lucido must be held accountable for...

By now, I hope you have read the first-person story by Advance reporter Allison Donahue in which she thoroughly details the belittling and sexist...

I tried to interview Sen. Peter Lucido. He told me a...

I waited outside the Michigan Senate chamber to ask Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) on Tuesday for a comment about the Detroit Metro Times’...

Rick Haglund: Whitmer should address Michigan worker pay in her State...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will have plenty of topics to tackle in her second State of the State speech on Jan. 29. We’ll no doubt hear...

Alex Rossman: CREC yourself before you wreck yourself: A revenue estimating...

I have been making bad puns and dad jokes well before actually becoming a dad, and I’m particularly into reworking songs to fit my...

Column: EPA’s proposed ‘secret science’ rule directly threatens children’s health

The Trump administration is working to weaken U.S. environmental regulations in many areas, from water and air pollution to energy development and land conservation....

Column: Climate change threat doesn’t get the Y2K urgency

Take a moment to think back to simpler times, to a long-gone era exactly 20 years ago this week, when we celebrated the dawn...

Column: Myths around mental illness cause high rates of unemployment

Even though mental illness affects one in five adults – and depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide – secrecy and stigma around...

Susan J. Demas: Why are there so few stories about Trump’s...

This week, President Trump may have stumbled into a war with Iran and was accused by yet another woman of sexual harassment. If you haven't...

Column: Trump’s Iran attack is a reminder Congress has to reclaim...

It didn’t take long for “World War III” to become a trending topic on Twitter in the hours after news broke that a drone strike by...

Julie Cassidy: We must build the will to end homelessness in...

The most recent Ending Homelessness in Michigan annual report is out, and we cannot ignore the numbers as the state grapples with a housing...

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