A local McDonald’s restaurant was forced to close after its employees walked out and hundreds gathered outside to protest for higher wages.
Groups are rallying across the state are asking for $15 an hour.
A few dozen city workers took part in a rally, Friday, in front of the Spirit of Detroit.
AFSCME Local along with other union members were protesting hiring of an emergency manager for the city of Detroit.
Residents in Highland Park are still fuming over the dumping of thousands of black history and culture books.
Homemade signs read: “Snyder, 21 Century Hitler, Burning Books.”
A protester is facing charges of trespassing and obstructing police after spending 10 hours inside an oil pipeline under construction in southern Michigan.
A protester has climbed into an oil pipeline at a construction site near Marshall, and emergency crews are working to get him out safely.
A group of parents and residents are protesting the closing of Oakman Elementary/Orthopedic School in Detroit.
Dozens of workers at fast food restaurants across metro Detroit walked off the job Friday in protest over low wages.