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Published May 01, 2013, 08:57 AM

Detroit wall that once divided races remains, teaches

DETROIT (AP) — When Eva Nelson-McClendon first moved to Detroit's Birwood Street in 1959, she didn't know much about the wall across the street. At 6 feet tall and a foot thick, it wasn't so imposing, running as it did between houses on her street and one over. Then she started to hear the talk.

By: JEFF KAROUB,Associated Press, Associated Press

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