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Supporters Rally To Legalize Marijuana

At the state Capitol, pro-pot petitioners are rallying in an effort to legalize marijuana in Michigan by putting the question on the November Ballot.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/15/2012

(WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Protesters Are Back To Re-Occupy Detroit On ‘May Day’

Occupy protesters are using May Day — International Workers Day — as the time to mark their return to Detroit and re-occupy Grand Circus Park. It’s part of a nationwide demonstration of a day without the “99 percent.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2012

(credit: Good Jobs Now)

Citizens Protest GE, Corporate Tax Breaks

A group of protestors carried signs and played dodgeball Monday outside WDIV-TV in downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/23/2012

A poster of Trayvon Martin is held during a press conference to call for justice in his Feb. 26 killing. (Credit: Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

Pontiac Teacher Claims She Was Fired For Trayvon Martin Effort

Activists are planning a protest Tuesday in support of a Pontiac teacher who says she was fired for helping students organize a fundraiser in support of the family Trayvon Martin, a teen shot to death by a Florida neighborhood watch volunteer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2012

Supporters gather during a candelight vigil at a memorial to Trayvon Martin outside The Retreat at Twin Lakes community where Trayvon was shot and killed (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Detroiters Rally Against Violence In Memory Of Trayvon Martin

Civil Rights Leaders, Community Organizers and labor leaders will speak out against crime and violence at a rally Monday night in Hart Plaza.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2012

(WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

250 Protest DTE Energy Costs

Eight vanloads of demonstrators protest outside DTE headquarters as mounted police patrol and other officers stood-watch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

Day 1 of "!2 Days of Action" in Detroit (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Detroiters Take To Streets In ’12 Days Of Action’

A vocal group opposed to the proposed consent agreement in Detroit attempted to get into the downtown office of State Treasurer Andy Dillon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/16/2012

(WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Eviction On Hold As Supporters Rally Around Downriver Couple

A downriver couple who faced eviction this week have gotten a brief reprieve.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2012

(WWJ Photo/Florence Walton)

Detroiters Protest Outside Closed Library

A community activist group marched in front of the shuttered Detroit Public Library Lincoln Branch Tuesday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2012

Hundreds From Michigan Join ‘Take Back The Capitol’ Campaign

Over 700 Metro Detroiters plan to spend the week in Washington to right what they feel is an economic imbalance that’s put people out of work.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/05/2011

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