Police called on Black state rep while campaigning in her district

The list of innocuous activities that result in Blacks being accosted by the police is vast and includes sitting in a Starbucks store; shopping for cell phones; swimming in your own pool; selling water in front of your own home;  sleeping in your own Ivy League college dormitory; walking in a ritzy neighborhood; taking too long to eat at […]

Who’s got next? The municipal elections heat up in Detroit

With the election right around the corner, things are heating up for the municipal elections in Detroit as the offices for mayor, city clerk and city council are all up for re-election. There are nine members on Detroit’s city council and they all sought re-election, with only one incumbent being eliminated from the primary election. […]

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