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Hard To Swallow: Toxic Water In a Toxic System in Flint

In a place that bills itself the Great Lakes State, you'd think people would understand and appreciate the universally critical importance of water.

But the frightening truth is, a growing...

Don’t Let Curfew Ordinance Criminalize Kids

June 06, 2015

Michael Reynolds is a 17-year-old Detroiter, a recent graduate of Detroit Loyola High School and an impending freshman at Western Michigan University.

Later this month, if the Detroit City...

Kids Deserve Families, not Discrimination

March 17, 2015

It's getting closer to becoming another bad Michigan law: This Wednesday, March 18, the Michigan House will vote on legislation that would give adoption agencies the power to deny couples the...

Visual Cues: What RFRA Can Do To You

February 26, 2015

As debate over "religious freedom restoration acts," or RFRAs, heat up around the country and here in Michigan, the threat of religion being used to discriminate grows exponentially. And...

Kids Need Loving Homes, Not Discrimination

February 24, 2015

Update: Because of members and supporters like you, lawmakers have delayed voting on this discriminatory legislation. We'll keep you posted if this package of bills is reintroduced....

Winning the Right to Tell Fortunes in Kalamazoo

December 18, 2014

When you woke up this morning, did you check your horoscope? Ask your Magic 8 Ball a question? If you get some take out tonight, will you read your fortune cookie? You’d better be careful if you’...