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Detroit VA Hospital ‘Like A Third World Country’ Claim Protesting Workers

Outraged over what they say are unfair and poor working conditions, employees at Detroit’s John Dingell VA Medical Center are rallying for change.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2015

Terrance Kellom (credit: Michigan Department of Corrections)

Attorney Claims Detroit Man Killed By ICE Agent Was Shot In Back

Karri Mitchell told reporters at a news conference that he viewed Terrance Kellom’s body at a funeral home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2015

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Southwest Detroiters Demand Marathon Oil Buy Their Homes: ‘Our Kids Can’t Live In This Kind Of Mess’

A small, but vocal, group of southwest Detroit homeowners is demanding that Marathon buy them out of the neighborhood.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2015

Crowd praying for peace, non violence and justice in shooting of Terrance Kellom. (Credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ Newsradio 950)

ICE Agent Involved In Fatal Shooting Previously Faced Criminal Charges As Detroit Cop

Terrance Kellom’s death comes amid a national debate over police conduct, particularly toward black men.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2015

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Detroiters Protest Man’s Fatal Shooting By ICE Agent: ‘We’re Not Gonna Burn Down Anything…We’re Not Savages’

A loud crowd of protesters gathered in Detroit, one day after a federal agent shot and killed an alleged fugitive in a west side home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2015

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Protest Planned At Closed Social Services Office In Highland Park

State workers plan to protest outside a Detroit-area social services office that closed last year because of water issues and hasn’t reopened.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2015


Disrupted Showing Of War Movie ‘American Sniper’ Rescheduled

A screening of the Iraq War movie “American Sniper” at Eastern Michigan University that was disrupted by protesters has been rescheduled.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2015

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8 Arrested After Protesters Rush Tables At U-M Board Of Regents Meeting

Eight people were arrested at a protest that disrupted a University of Michigan Board of Regents meeting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2015

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Fast Food Workers Continue To Protest After A ‘Weak’ Raise, Demand $15 An Hour And A Union

“Their slogan is ‘I’m Loving It.’ We’re not loving $9 … $8 an hour. We’re loving $15 and a union.”


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Workers Rally At Detroit McDonald’s Demanding $15-An-Hour Wage

Dozens of low-wage workers gathered at a Detroit McDonald’s on 8 Mile Road to push for higher pay.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/31/2015