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.
Civil Rights Leaders, Community Organizers and labor leaders will speak out against crime and violence at a rally Monday night in Hart Plaza.
Eight vanloads of demonstrators protest outside DTE headquarters as mounted police patrol and other officers stood-watch.
A vocal group opposed to the proposed consent agreement in Detroit attempted to get into the downtown office of State Treasurer Andy Dillon.
A downriver couple who faced eviction this week have gotten a brief reprieve.
A community activist group marched in front of the shuttered Detroit Public Library Lincoln Branch Tuesday morning.
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.
Supporters of the “Occupy” movement are out in force in several cities, marking two months since the birth of the movement.
Hundreds of members of Occupy Detroit are expected to take part in rallies, teach-ins and marches downtown Thursday afternoon as part of a National Day of Action by the Occupy Movement.
On Veterans Day, a crowd gathered chanting “”Pass the bill”, in reference to President Barack Obama’s jobs legislation.