Vanity Ballroom: How a Detroit neighborhood is restoring its landmarks and livelihood

Since 1950, the peak of the U.S. auto boom, Detroit has lost over 64% of its people. Once a major destination for American music, Detroit’s Vanity Ballroom has been abandoned for over 30 years. But partners in the neighborhood of Jefferson-Chalmers are hopeful they can bring both landmarks and the economy of their community back to life. CGTN's Joshua Barlow reports.

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