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Detroit's Decline: A Matter Of Portrayal


BagNews took a look at two photo essays focused on Detroit's turbulent economy -- one filed for The New York Times and one filed for the European-based wire service Reuters -- and analyzed how they differed in their portrayal of the city's condition. Their verdict: one injects optimism into desolate scenes, while the other relishes in the bleak.

Which essay is the more accurate portrayal?

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