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Activist, professor Angela Davis ties MLK’s legacy to current fight for...

During her 45-minute speech on the campus of the University of Michigan Monday, Angela Davis urged 3,500 attendees to push back against the prison...

Susan J. Demas: In the Trump era, the GOP silence on...

It’s a safe bet that if a Republican lawmaker told a female reporter that a group of schoolboys could “have a lot of fun...

Column: Black Americans mostly left behind by progress since Dr. King’s...

On April 4, 1968, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in Memphis, Tenn., while assisting striking sanitation workers. Back then, over a half century...

Should private schools get public funds? The Supreme Court will take...

The Michigan Supreme Court will consider on March 4 and 5 whether the state Legislature can spend public money on private schools.   “That means the...

With an eye on the 2020 election, hundreds brave winter storm...

In winter coats and holding cardboard signs, hundreds came to the Women’s March Saturday in Lansing, despite the rain and snow.  Speakers on the Capitol...

Column: Help us with this ’10-year challenge’ and #CountAllKids in the...

A lot can change in a decade — as anyone who has seen the “10-year challenge” on social media knows. Children grow from toddlers...

Trump mocked an ejected protester in Wisconsin. Her story is nothing...

President Donald Trump was just eight minutes or so into his Tuesday evening campaign speech in Milwaukee’s Panther Arena when for a moment the...

Whitmer calls on Facebook CEO Zuckerberg to take action on hateful,...

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer sent Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg a letter Wednesday calling on him to enforce the social media network’s community standards and “do...

Report: Whitmer calls Donahue ‘incredibly brave’ for coming forward with story...

The Detroit Free Press reports that a Friday event in Saginaw, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer praised Michigan Advance reporter Allison Donahue for her first-person story...

At Macomb Co. event, Lucido says he’s been advised not to...

After giving several media interviews this week, state Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) repeatedly told constituents and reporters on Friday that he would not...

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