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Scout Finch and the Selective Memory of Autobiography Lecture July 14

June 25th 2015

Scout Finch and the Selective Memory of Autobiography Lecture July 14 Lecture by Dr. Michael Barry of the University of Detroit Mercy In Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird, Scout Finch is drawn to misunderstood characters, ostracized or isolated. This may be as much true of her younger self as it is of her older […]

Learn the Anatomy of a Criminal Case in Straight Talk on Feb. 27

February 25th 2012

Lisa J. Schmidt has been a criminal attorney in several counties and is a public defender in Oakland and Wayne Counties as well as representing private criminal clients. She urges the public to get informed about the criminal process. “You never know when you or someone you know may find yourself in an unexpected situation.

Discussion at FPL Shows History and Causes of Conspiracy Theory

January 15th 2012

Other popular conspiracy theories surround the assignations of John F. Kennedy, Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King as well as Area 51 and the belief that aliens or alien technology are housed there, plots by groups like the Illuminati to acquire world power, and the idea that airplanes spread chemical trails to poison Americans.