Jul 202013
 Detroit: People battle bank takeover

By Abayomi Azikiwe, Workers World newspaper, July 18, 2013 Hundreds of members of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees gathered on July 12 in Hart Plaza on the banks of the Detroit River. A series of speakers decried the relentless attacks being waged on city workers in Detroit and across the country […]

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Jun 212013
Only solution to Detroit’s crisis: CANCEL THE DEBT

By Abayomi Azikiwe, Workers World, June 19, 2013 Detroit — A new restructuring plan has been issued for Detroit with no real input by the people of the city. Kevyn Orr, the state-appointed emergency manager, held a closed meeting on June 14 with creditors and some labor leaders at the Westin Hotel in the main terminal […]

Jun 212013
Detroit's Debt Crisis: Everything Must Go

The city just suspended its payments to Wall Street. But is this the beginning of a resurrection for the city – or an organ sale? By Laura Gottesdiener, Rolling Stone, June 20, 2013 Diego Rivera is under attack in Detroit. It’s not the first threat to the late Mexican artist’s famed murals, which depict the […]

Jun 192013
50th Anniversary march in commemoration of the Great March to Freedom, Saturday, June 22, 9 am

Join the Moratorium NOW! Coalition contingent at the 50th Anniversary March in commemoration of the Great March to Freedom. Saturday, June 22, 9 am. March begins at Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard and Woodward and ends at Hart Plaza. Gather at the northwest corner of Woodward and Willis, 8 am. Help us get out the […]

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