Newly Launched Metro-Detroit Black Business Alliance Advocates, Provides Resources To Black Small BusinessesThe goal of the Alliance is to advocate for and provide resources for Black owned businesses in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties.
Michigan Matters: Talking Race, Social Justice, EqualityThree leaders – Alessandro DiNello, President & CEO of Flagstar Bank, Rocky Raczkowski, Chairman of the Oakland County Republican Party, and Brian Tauber, CEO of CPP Global – appear on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters” this Sunday to talk about these vital issues with Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain.
Concerns Of Racism Within Detroit Police Department Has Group Calling For Release Of ReportThe co-chair of the report says the finding were surprising to him.
License To Discriminate? Lawmakers Consider Bill Allowing Doctors, EMTs To Refuse Care Of Gay Patients"Talk about controversy," said WWJ Legal Analyst Charlie Langton. "Wow."
Michigan GOP Bill To Prohibit Gay Bias Under FireA coalition of business leaders and others has been lobbying to add legal protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people as a way to attract talent to Michigan.
Issue Looms In Lansing As Push Continues For LGBT Rights In MichiganIt is still legal in Michigan to discriminate against people who are even perceived to be gay and even be fired, denied housing and turned away from a restaurant or hotel.
Report: Michigan Women Still Make Less Then MenFor every dollar a man makes in Michigan, a woman makes 74 cents, according to a study.
Opinion: Obama Fails To Address Black America’s Disappointments With His PresidencyMany who supported Obama in 2008 did so because they believed that he would help black Americans. The criticism four years later is that having a black president in the White House hasn’t helped African Americans at all.
Awards and Certifications From October 22-24