Worries Over Racism, Waterways Inspire Push To Rename FishMinnesota state Sen. Foung Hawj was never a fan of the “Asian carp” label commonly applied to four imported fish species that are wreaking havoc in the U.S. heartland, infesting numerous rivers, and bearing down on the Great Lakes.
Michigan Matters: Pandemic’s Grip Loosens, Leaders Rally Against Asian Hate CrimesNearly 14 months after it began, the pandemic’s grip is finally loosening as Elizabeth Hertel, Director of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, talked about with Senior Producer/Host Carol Cain on “Michigan Matters” airing 7:30 am Sunday on CBS 62.
Sec. of State Benson Warns Voters Of New Racially Charged Robocall Going AroundThere's a Robocall going around, and Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson is warning Detroit voters that is "racially charged" and false.
Lois Allen-Richardson Sworn In As New Mayor Of YpsilantiThe city of Ypsilanti is under new leadership following former Mayor Beth Bashert’s comments that many felt were racist.
Merriam-Webster To Redefine Racism Definition After RequestMerriam-Webster says it will change its definition of racism after one woman says the definition lacks clarity.
Gov. Whitmer Doesn't Back Defunding Police Or Eliminating Law EnforcementThe idea has been demanded by Detroit protesters over the last few days.
Saline Area Schools District Meeting Addresses Ongoing Concerns Of Racism, DiscriminationThe meeting is just one of five scheduled with the community, after a heated exchange at a previous meeting raised new concerns.
Inside The GM Plant Where Nooses And 'Whites-Only' Signs HungWorkers at a General Motors plant in Toledo, say they endured racism in the workplace. Now, those allegations are detailed in a new lawsuit against the automaker.
Parents Complain After Middle School Sings Cotton Picking SongThe short song includes the lyrics: "Cotton needs pickin' so bad, we're going'na pick all over this field."
University Of Michigan Students Protest Against RacismThe demonstrations at the Ann Arbor school began Monday morning and included people blocking roads and sitting on medians studying.
Rally Against Racism Held In Royal Oak After Swastikas Graffiti Incident"It's imperative, it's our moral obligation to stand against white supremacy whenever we can. We all must be louder and we all must make it clear that he has no home here in any of our communities."
Seminar, Public Forum In Detroit Addresses Systemic RacismSome Detroit community leaders are getting training on systemic racism and the effects on relations with police, the educational system and inequality.
University Of Michigan Condemns 'Racist' Fliers Posted On Campus"In this time of heightened political strife, we believe these values take on even more importance as people and beliefs are targets of divisive rhetoric."
Grosse Pointe Principal Calls Students' Racist Video 'Deplorable'"We are making appropriate decisions regarding consequences for those involved, including student separations from school."
Former NFL Player Allegedly Called Racial Slur, Identified As 'Black Guy' On Receipt At Madison's PubA former NFL player says he was the target of racism while out celebrating Saint Patrick's Day at a Macomb County bar.