Occupy Detroit

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Protesters Are Back To Re-Occupy Detroit On ‘May Day’

Occupy protesters are using May Day — International Workers Day — as the time to mark their return to Detroit and re-occupy Grand Circus Park. It’s part of a nationwide demonstration of a day without the “99 percent.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2012

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Protesters Target GE Shareholders Meeting In Detroit

Over 1,000 protestors converged on the Renaissance Center to make some noise at the General Electric Annual Shareholders meeting.


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Occupy Protesters Mark 2 Months Since Movement’s Birth

Supporters of the “Occupy” movement are out in force in several cities, marking two months since the birth of the movement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011

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‘Occupy’ Protestors Rally In Detroit Today

Hundreds of members of Occupy Detroit are expected to take part in rallies, teach-ins and marches downtown Thursday afternoon as part of a National Day of Action by the Occupy Movement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/17/2011

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Occupy Detroit Given One Week To Vacate Park

Detroit City Council approved only a one-week permit extension for Occupy Detroit protesters, while the group had hoped for two weeks.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2011

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More Time For Occupy Detroit Protesters

Occupy Detroit has been given a reprieve.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2011

A city worker removes guardrails that once surrounded the Occupy Detroit camp. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Permit Expires Monday But ‘Occupy Detroiters’ Have No Plans On Leaving Area

There could be a showdown next week between Detroit Police and Occupy Detroit protesters.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2011

A city worker removes guardrails that once surrounded the Occupy Detroit camp. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Detroit: Protesters Need To Un-Occupy Grand Circus Park

For the past month, Occupy Detroit protesters have been camped out at Grand Circus Park in downtown Detroit. Now, it appears the city wants them to roll up their sleeping bags and un-occupy the park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2011

Ford Field. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Message Of Prayer Rally At Center Of Division Between Church Groups

The group of Imams say they want to promote peace, and not division.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/09/2011

Occupy Detroit - November 6, 2011. (WWJ: Beth Fisher)

Occupy Detroit Gets Union Support

Carrying signs and wearing stickers that said 99%, a few hundred union members marched in support of Occupy Detroit Sunday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2011