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Do Protests Matter Anymore?

March 25, 2013

Protests are planned today in front of the Coleman Young Municipal Center in Detroit as the city’s newly-appointed emergency financial manager – Kevyn Orr – begins his first day of work. Busloads of protesters are also set to demonstrate in Cleveland in front of an office belonging to the law firm Orr worked for. But as WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter reports, whether those protests will have any real impact remains unclear…