“Only realizing now that none of those businesses were black-owned and I deeply regret the omission!” the reporter tweeted.
The Knight Foundation plans to award the top art projects with money as part of a multi-million-dollar investment in Detroit.
Organizers are dismissive about complaints and told a would-be attendee, “Go fuck yourself.”
A spokeswoman for the event called the protesters “Wayne State cunts.”
A controversial conference for a men’s rights group in Detroit appears to be in jeopardy after a fallout with downtown’s Hilton DoubleTree, which planned to host the event from June 26-28.
Dozens of protesters converged on a downtown Detroit hotel on Saturday to protest an upcoming conference for a controversial men’s rights group.
Newly discovered documents show that Detroiters also scoffed at the tobacco company’s potential competitor to Kool, “Menthol Fat.”
The newly published, “A Detroit Anthology,” is a refreshingly well-packed collection of compelling essays, stories, poems and photographs of the city and its resilient, diverse residents.
The Heidelberg Project said Guyton “has been affronted by some rather deceptive characters recently.”
“People are dumping money on him left and right but have no idea what he’s doing,” said a neighbor, whose house was burned in two arson fires targeting the Heidelberg Project. “It is pitiful.”