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Dozens of people were arrested during a minimum wage protest outside a Detroit McDonald's. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Dozens Arrested During Minimum Wage Protest At Detroit McDonald’s

Those arrested were among the crowd of about 100 protesters marching around the fast food restaurant on Mack Avenue.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2014

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

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