A screening of the Iraq War movie “American Sniper” at Eastern Michigan University that was disrupted by protesters has been rescheduled.
Eight people were arrested at a protest that disrupted a University of Michigan Board of Regents meeting.
“Their slogan is ‘I’m Loving It.’ We’re not loving $9 … $8 an hour. We’re loving $15 and a union.”
Dozens of low-wage workers gathered at a Detroit McDonald’s on 8 Mile Road to push for higher pay.
Participants laid down on the pavement as if they were dead before marching down Woodward Ave.
Supporters of boosting the minimum wage in metro Detroit are making their collective voices heard Thursday morning.
“We are reaching a boiling point in this country.”
A Grand Jury has decided not to indict a white police officer who killed a black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Missouri.
Those arrested were among the crowd of about 100 protesters marching around the fast food restaurant on Mack Avenue.
A small, diverse group of clergy marched to the office of U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, Barbara McQuade,