Malik Shabazz

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Community Members Rally To Find ‘Predator’ Who ‘Terrorizes’ Children

Community Activist Malik Shabazz said that community members along with officials need to work harder to keep children safe.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2015

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Mike Duggan Drops Out Of Race For Detroit Mayor

“I’m going to try to find another way to help. I’m not leaving Detroit,” said Duggan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/19/2013

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Belle Isle Lease Debate Gets Wild, Raucous

One resident called the council members “Judas,” for considering the lease, adding, “It has one jewel in it and you’re going to take it. Are we ignorant?”

CBS Detroit–01/28/2013

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Daily Show Pokes Fun At Detroit Bridge Debate

Michigan is the butt of the joke when a credulous correspondent from the show asked Shabazz, a soccer mom, Tea Party member, and Canadian officials to explain why anyone would oppose a free bridge from Canada.

CBS Detroit–01/10/2013

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Detroit Minister Calls Dave Bing A ‘House You-Know-What’ In Radio Interview

Shabazz was on the panel with “Deadline Detroit” writer Jeff Wattrick to discuss Detroit’s finances and whether there’s any way out of the cycle of debt and dysfunction. Shabazz said Bing’s leadership is entirely to blame for all the city’s woes.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–11/30/2012

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Protesters Disrupt Snyder’s Meeting With Ministers

Governor Rick Snyder was met by protesters minutes after he arrived to speak before the Council of Baptist Pastors of Detroit and Vicinity Tuesday morning at Bethel Baptist Church East in Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2012

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Detroit Preacher Who Said ‘Burn City Down’ Calls For Peace, Plans To Rally

Shabazz said Gov. Rick Snyder is pushing the agreement because he’s a white supremacist. He also called city leaders “Uncle Toms.” Then Kwame Kilpatrick’s brother-in-law weighed in.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–04/03/2012

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Does Malik Shabazz Still Think Detroit Residents Should ‘Burn The City Down?’

Charlie Langton asked how he could justify going in front of a crowd and TV cameras to yell ‘white supremacy’ and threaten to burn down his own city to prevent outsiders from coming in.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–03/30/2012

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Charlie Langton: Shabazz Discusses Why He Said Burn The City Down

As the fight to save the City of Detroit continues, during a charged Detroit financial review meeting Rev. Malik Shabazz’s said he would “burn down the city of Detroit before letting the state take over” and that it’s […]

CBS Sports Radio 1270–03/30/2012

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Is Detroit Ripe For Civil Unrest?

Inflammatory remarks made by a Detroit minister has some Metro Detroiters worried about possible civil unrest in the city as it deals with a financial crisis which likely will require state intervention.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2012