Rally supports black businesses in downtown, Midtown areas of Detroit

Cab-honking and chants greeted motorists and pedestrians near the Coleman A. Young Municipal Center Tuesday as dozens of people gathered to protest what they call the disappearance of black businesses in downtown Detroit.The protesters claim that as downtown Detroit is making a comeback, black businesses are being pushed out of the central business district and Midtown.The group chanted “Treat us fair, ’cause we ain’t going nowhere” as many held posters that read “stop killing black-owned businesses.”

via Rally supports black businesses in downtown, Midtown areas of Detroit.

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