Stateside: Biden halts deportation; MI Notable Books; Black Bottom Saints author
Today on Stateside, what President Biden's executive order on deportation will mean in Michigan. Also, ready for some reads? The annual list of Michigan Notable Books might give you a new lens on strange times.
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Advocate “cautiously optimistic” about Biden’s halt on deportation, immigration plan
- Maria Ibarra is an advocate with We the People Michigan.
- Tim Gleisner is manager of special collections at the Library of Michigan. He wrangles the committee that selects the titles.
- Jessica Trotter is a librarian with the Capital Area District Library, and is one of the committee members.
- Alice Randall is an author whose latest novel, Black Bottom Saints, draws from the experiences of Black Detroiters who lived in the city’s historic Black Bottom neighborhood.