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Detroit People’s Platform
The Detroit People’s Platform (DPP) is building a Detroit where race and the priorities of majority Black Detroit are centered. Our work advances racial and economic Justice in the nation’s largest Black majority city by organizing with community residents and community leaders to build grassroots power and transform systems and structures that make real the vision for a more racially just Detroit.
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INFOSHEET: The Revised Detroit City Charter Proposal P
June 14, 2021
DOWNLOAD INFOSHEET: THE REVISED DETROIT CITY CHARTER – PROPOSAL P INFOSHEET: The Revised Detroit City Charter Proposal P Detroit People’s Platform NEWS @detroitpeoples What is the City Charter? The City…
Candidate Questions 2021
June 11, 2021
Detroit People’s Platform Candidate Nights District 7 Candidate Night Wednesday, June 23rd from 5:30 to 7:30pm Join Detroit People’s Platform at Ford Memorial United Methodist Church 16400 W Warren Ave….
Statement on the Revised Detroit City Charter by Peter J. Hammer
June 6, 2021
June 4, 2021 The fight over the Revised Detroit City Charter is a fight about race, it is a fight about democracy and it is a fight about the future….
Stellantis’ kick off to improve environmental infrastructure misses the mark
June 3, 2021
Detroit residents demand home repair, decreased emissions, and that the multi-billion dollar corporation address the public health crisis. Fox 2 News: Activists bristle over Stellantis green initiative at Detroit Assembly Complex…
Amicus Brief – Revised Detroit City Charter
June 1, 2021
Attached is an amicus brief drafted by Peter Hammer and three other law professors at Wayne State University Law School, with support from the Sugar Law Center. TABLE OF CONTENTS…
Detroit Charter Revision Update – Appeals Filed
May 28, 2021
May 28th, 202, Detroit – Late Thursday, attorneys for the Charter Revision Commission filed emergency appeals in both the state Court of Appeals and Michigan Supreme Court in a…
Detroit People’s Platform strives to protect, maintain & empower majority Black Detroit in the face of efforts to re-engineer the nation’s largest Black city. Learn more about our work for Good Governance, Economic Justice, Transit Justice, Housing Justice and The Commons in Detroit.
Without the strong leadership and commitment of our long-standing Community Partners we would not be able to build movement. We work with Brightmoor Connection, Jefferson Chalmers Community Advocates and other neighborhood groups who are willing to stand up to the status quo and fight for Majority Black Detroit.
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