Women's Rights

Stevens, bipartisan lawmakers file brief against ‘technicality’ that can free military...

There is no statute of limitations for rape in the military, but advocates say a misconstrued legal technicality allows for hundreds of convicted rapists...

McMorrow says she had to file sexual harassment complaint against Lucido,...

State Sen. Mallory McMorrow (D-Royal Oak) was all too aware that filing a sexual harassment complaint against fellow state Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.)...

Report: Sen. Mallory McMorrow filing sexual harassment complaint against Lucido for...

State Sen. Mallory McMorrow (D-Royal Oak) will be filing a sexual harassment report against fellow state Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) about a 2018...

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...

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...

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...

MIRS News declines to yank Lucido’s 2019 ‘Senator of the Year’...

Even after a Senate colleague of state Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) asked MIRS News to strip him of his 2019 "Senator of the...

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