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Forum on Race and Law Enforcement April 8

April 3rd 2017

Forum on Race and Law Enforcement April 8 (EVENT page) SOUTHFIELD, Michigan — Race relations have taken on a heightened seriousness in recent months with high-profile cases of police incidents involving African-American men and women. The forum taking place next month in Southfield will explore the causes and offer some solutions to improving the relationship […]

County Executive Patterson Says He Plans Court Action to Stop Refugees from Coming to Oakland County

September 22nd 2016

County Executive Patterson Says He Plans Court Action to Stop Refugees from Coming to Oakland County (Compiled, Sept. 22, 2016) Pontiac, MI – Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson told a reporter that he would sue to stop the settling of Syrian refugees in Oakland County. Patterson was on the Frank Beckman Show Tuesday morning […]

Voices of Transgender Pride: Dan Herrle (2 of 15)

August 31st 2016

Voices of Transgender Pride:  Dan Herrle  (2 of 15) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 1, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  The largest gathering of transgender people in Michigan happens every year in Ferndale with over 200 gender non-conforming individuals and supporters coming together for Transgender Pride in the Park. An unexpected downpour had nearly 100 people huddled […]

Rally… as Religious Freedom Bill Dies in the Senate (video)

December 18th 2014

Rally Supports Equality as Religious Freedom Bill Dies in the Senate (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 18, 2014) In Ferndale Thursday night dozens of people rallied to show support for equality, and disapproval of a bill that would give people with a deeply held religious belief the right to have their religious beliefs trump laws […]

Four Years of Working It Through:

November 3rd 2012

Adoma said. “I’m speaking on behalf of a lot of people who didn’t make it. There’s something about validation. I feel good about all of this. All the work you’ve put into this, really sends a strong, powerful message, especially to someone like me who has seen all of this.”