Dexter Avenue fire victim's son speaks to the WSWS

11 March 2010

Marvin Allen Jr., whose father was killed in the January 5 Detroit house fire, speaks with Lawrence Porter of the WSWS about the circumstances of the fatal fire. The shutoff and subsequent refusal of DTE Energy to restore power to the house was the major factor leading to the tragedy.

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