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ALONZO LONG, JR. FACES RE-TRIAL IN 2014 TAX EVICTION DEATHS, AS 30,000 MORE HOMES FACE FORECLOSURE

Tragic divide between seniors, youth in Detroit highlighted in trial 30,000 homes on the chopping block in 2015 auctions; 85 percent in Detroit, 30 percent occupied New state laws bar foreclosed homeowners from bidding on their own homes; they must pay all back … Continue reading

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10 YEARS AFTER KATRINA, NEW ORLEANS’ ALL-CHARTER SCHOOL SYSTEM HAS PROVEN A FAILURE

August 28, 2015 Test scores tell one story, and residents tell another. A three-month investigation by In These Times reveals the cracks in the education reform narrative. BY Colleen Kimmett (Photos, videos, graphics added by Voice of Detroit.) August 28, … Continue reading

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DETROIT WATER BRIGADE COOKOUT TODAY–BRING WATER!!

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DETROIT PROTEST WEEKEND: LIGHTS 8/27, TERRANCE KELLOM 8/28, WATER SHUTOFFS, PEOPLES’ ASSEMBLY 8/29

WE’VE HEARD FROM KYM WORTHY; NOW KYM WORTHY HEARS FROM US! FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2015 @ 4 pm Protest @Frank Murphy Hall, Gratiot/ St. Antoine Hosted by #BLMDetroit https://www.facebook.com/search/str/August%2028%20Terrance%20Kellom/keywords_top  http://voiceofdetroit.net/2015/08/21/no-justice-for-young-detroit-dad-terrance-kellom-worthy-refuses-to-prosecute-killer-cops-again/ Over? This ain’t over by a damned sight! Wayne County … Continue reading

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MANSUR BALL-BEY, 18, SHOT IN BACK BY ST. LOUIS POLICE; PROTESTS ERUPT

Jon Swaine in New York Friday 21 August 2015 A Black 18-year-old killed by police in St Louis earlier this week was shot in the back, authorities said on Friday, adding weight to protests that have challenged the official account … Continue reading

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NO JUSTICE FOR YOUNG DETROIT DAD TERRANCE KELLOM; WORTHY REFUSES TO PROSECUTE KILLER COP(S) AGAIN

Autopsy report released after Worthy press conference, shows Kellom WAS shot in back; attorney to file civil suit 3 other entrance gunshot wounds noted by ME; no second autopsy done No fingerprints on hammer Kellom allegedly used to pound hole in … Continue reading

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JUDGE SIGNS ORDER TO LOWER FLINT WATER RATES 35%, STOP SHUT-OFFS, TAX LIENS

By Ron Fonger | rfonger1@mlive.com The Flint Journal August 17, 2015 Genesee County Judge Archie Hayman issues injunction lowering Flint water bills, stopping shut-offs immediately Order results from lawsuit filed in 2014 by Flint residents FLINT, MI — An order … Continue reading

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FATHER, WITNESS SAY ANDRE GREEN, 15, SHOT TO DEATH BY 3 INDIANAPOLIS COPS AUG. 9, POSED NO THREAT

 Video above: hundreds turned out for vigil for 15-year-old Andre Green Green killed on anniversary of Michael Brown death, same day cops in Ferguson critically wounded Tyrone Harris, Jr.  Witness Allen Eaton, father say Green did nothing to threaten cops Indy … Continue reading

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PACK THE COURT FRI. AUG. 14 TO SUPPORT ALONZO LONG, JR.; STOP ILLEGAL TAX FORECLOSURES AND EVICTIONS

PACK THE COURT! SUPPORT ALONZO LONG, JR. Friday, August 14, 2015 @9am  Frank Murphy Hall of Justice Rm. #604 (St. Antoine at  Gratiot) Long defended his family members from illegal armed eviction by tax foreclosure bidders in 2014  Young man’s first trial ended … Continue reading

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FERGUSON ERUPTS AGAIN

Video above: Ferguson shooting of man [Tyrone Harris, Jr.] and arrest of videographer recording crime scene –posted by Photography is not a Crime Harris family denies he had a gun; why were plainclothes police tailing this friend of Mike Brown’s? … Continue reading

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