After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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An All-Purpose Hate Group

BY VICTOR LIEBERMAN Everyone knows that Donald Trump's election has given new life to racist and homophobic groups. But too few Ann Arborites know that one of the most notorious of such groups is active [...]

By |2017-05-05T09:00:00-04:00May 5th, 2017|Michigan, News|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente What's Jane Lynch doing? We're glad you asked. At any given moment, Emmy-winning actor Jane Lynch might be hosting a game show, releasing a CD of Christmas songs, or even actually [...]

By |2017-05-04T09:00:00-04:00May 4th, 2017|Entertainment|

Drag Politicians

Across 1 What hibernating bears do 6 Name on a column 10 Michelangelo's "David," once 14 It goes on a queen's head 15 Cross-dresser in a Kinks song 16 Series of concerts for Etheridge 17 [...]

By |2017-05-04T09:00:00-04:00May 4th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

OBITUARY: Peter Cooper

OAK PARK - Peter Cooper, a longtime activist in the LGBT and Jewish communities, died of an apparent heart attack April 27. He was 64 years old. Cooper was born and raised in Detroit. He [...]

By |2017-05-04T09:00:00-04:00May 4th, 2017|Michigan, News|

Stamp Out Hunger in Washtenaw County

Washtenaw County residents are invited to help fight hunger by participating in Stamp Out Hunger, the nation's largest, single-day food drive on May 13. Hosted by the National Association of Letter Carriers, all Stamp Out [...]

By |2017-05-04T09:00:00-04:00May 4th, 2017|Michigan, News|

Flaming, But Not In a Good Way

STEPHANIE WILLIAMS, PH.D. You have probably heard this term thrown around a lot lately - Gaslighting. Gaslighting is a psychological term we, as a nation, know all too well - "Alternative Facts" taking the place [...]

By |2017-05-04T09:00:00-04:00May 4th, 2017|Opinions, Viewpoints|