Why Josar is leaving the Detroit News to become a foreign service officer
Detroit Free Press
"I'm a very beaten man. Not journalistically," says David Josar. "The reason we decided to leave, during the whole Kilpatrick thing, that was like, brutal. ... I really believed in the city. You know, I got a house off the demolition list; it was abandoned for 15 years, and fixed it up. ... The thing about the Kilpatrick thing that just got me was that there were so many defenders of him. And to this day, they're still that way."