The Saginaw County Election Commission has rejected a proposed recall petition for a white Michigan township clerk who was recorded using a racial slur to describe a black official.
Buena Vista Township clerk Gloria Platko says that the Saginaw-area community needs “to heal.”
The Paula Deen cooking empire appears to be crumbling.
A Michigan township clerk who was recorded using a racial slur to describe a black official said her life has been “destroyed” and the community hurt by public airing of the recording.
“I spoke out of frustration…” Gloria Platko said.
A racial slur spray painted on a sign in front of Mount Clemens church is now being investigated by the FBI.
Authorities in southwestern Michigan say a woman found a racial slur and the word “leave” spray painted on the outside of her home near the front door.
The Oakland County Branch of the NAACP is offering support to a 25-year-old WSU student who says he was beaten in an incident of racial intimidation.
The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe wants Virg Bernero to issue a formal apology after he reportedly used profanity and racial slurs at a fundraiser last week.
The varsity football coach and athletic director at Summit Academy North in Romulus has been fired after officials say he used racial slurs in front of team members.