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A group of Detroit area pastors demonstrate for justice in the Michael Brown case. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Chanting ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot!’ Detroit Pastors Demand Justice For Michael Brown

A small, diverse group of clergy marched to the office of U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Michigan, Barbara McQuade,

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2014

Actor Mark Ruffalo appears in a crowd at a protest of water shutoffs in Detroit on July 18, 2014. (credit: Sandra McNeil/WWJ)

Hundreds Turn Out To Protest Detroit Water Shutoffs

Among them was “Avengers” actor Mark Ruffalo, who appeared unexpectedly, calling on others to join the demonstration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2014

Detroiter Ken Betheaw joins a unique demonstration on Belle Isle. (credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ)

‘Unfairly Targeted’ Belle Isle Bicyclists Are Latest To Complain About Alleged Excessive Policing

Meet the new “Freedom Riders” …

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2014

(Photo Credit: Stephanie Davis/WWJ Newsradio 950)

BAMN Members Protest UM Admission Policies

Things got loud inside the University of Michigan’s admissions office… it was part of a protest over the lack of minorities admitted to the school.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2014

Local postal workers protest outside a Staples store in Dearborn. (Jon Hewett/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Mail Carriers Protest Staples Postal Counters

Postal workers across metro Detroit get out on the picket line to express their displeasure over a reported plan to put U.S. postal counters in Staples stores nationwide.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2014

A Staples store is seen on March 6, 2014. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Local Mail Carriers To Protest Staples Postal Counters

Detroit area postal workers will protest Thursday afternoon at the Staples stores in Dearborn and Clawson.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2014

Fast food workers demand higher wages during a protest at a McDonalds on the Detroit/Southfield border. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Dozens Protest ‘Slave Wages’ For Fast-Food Workers In Metro Detroit

Hundreds of fast-food workers across Michigan are expected to walk off their jobs Thursday as part of a national protest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2013

Marion Kramer (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

“This Is War — Outright War” : Detroiters Protest Bankruptcy

One hundred noisy protesters marched while they awaited a judge’s decision on whether Detroit is eligible for bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/03/2013

Protesters gather outside the federal courthouse in Detroit where a bankruptcy trial is underway. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Streets Shut Down As Protesters Gather Outside Detroit Bankruptcy Trial

The crowd is full of retired Detroit police officers, many of whom agree: “I earned my damn pension, every dollar.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/23/2013

Closeup portrait of a crying baby

Circumcision Opponents To Protest This Weekend

A demonstration against circumcision is being held this Saturday at noon outside of Beaumont Children’s Hospital.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/12/2013

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