This week, Detroit made history by taking the first steps toward officially filing for bankruptcy
. One of the keenest observers of Detroit's decline is the Pulitzer Prize winning reporter Charlie LeDuff
. He spoke with Brent in February about his book, Detroit: An American Autopsy.
It's a great conversation that bears re-listening. See some of Charlie's original reporting below.
Here are some of Charlie LeDuff's news reports from Detroit: