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Blight Tourism in Detroit Grows in Popularityi
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January 31, 2014 2:31 AM
The city of Detroit is known more for its iconic blight than the vehicles that once rolled off the floors of the now-abandoned factories that gave it the nickname “Motor City.” But as VOA’s Kane Farabaugh reports, Detroit’s decline has given rise to a new phenomenon that is growing in demand - blight tourism.

Blight Tourism in Detroit Grows in Popularity

Published January 30, 2014

The city of Detroit is known more for its iconic blight than the vehicles that once rolled off the floors of the now-abandoned factories that gave it the nickname “Motor City.” But as VOA’s Kane Farabaugh reports, Detroit’s decline has given rise to a new phenomenon that is growing in demand - blight tourism.


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