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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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Breaking – Fiat Chrysler Environmental Justice Alert
February 10, 2021
Breaking – Fiat Chrysler Environmental Justice Alert Please see the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE) announcement below and register for the March 16th Public Hearing today. Detroit People’s…
Budget: Understanding Revenue Sharing in Michigan
February 5, 2021
Budget: Understanding Revenue Sharing in Michigan State revenue sharing to cities consist of two parts: 1) constitutional sharing and 2) statutory sharing. In simple terms, constitution sharing is determined by…
No more tax support for luxury living
January 26, 2021
Call for Accountability – Housing Justice Sunday’s headliner in Crain’s Detroit Business “With nearly a year’s worth of supply for sale, downtown Detroit’s condo market is oversaturated” validated what many housing…
Detroiters, time to Fight for Democracy for Ourselves!
January 22, 2021
Detroiters, time to Fight for Democracy for Ourselves! We now stand in the wake of what is likely to be judged the most consequential election of our times, the November…
Fiat Chrysler CBA Annual Update Report Out
December 13, 2020
Fiat Chrysler CBA Annual Update Report Out On Monday Dec. 7th, the city of Detroit hosted the Fiat Chrysler (FCA) Community Benefits Agreement (CBA) Annual Update. The meeting was well attended…
This isn’t your grandparent’s Chrysler
December 7, 2020
On Monday, December 7th the city will host the first annual report of the Fiat Chrysler (FCA) Community Benefit Agreement for the Jefferson Avenue Plant expansion. The meeting fulfills a…
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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