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Alana Semuels

Alana Semuels no longer works for the Los Angeles Times. Previously, she was a staff writer based in the New York bureau, covering economic and national stories in the eastern part of the U.S. The Boston native joined The Times in 2006 and has written about topics as diverse as the changing workplace, a hard-fought rock, paper, scissors contest, and the 2012 elections.
At Detroit's border, a barrier separates the haves from have-nots

Income disparities and racial tensions are obvious at the border shared by Detroit and Grosse Pointe Park.

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