Black lawmakers warned of extremism and white supremacism at the Capitol for months. Leaders didn’t take action.

The news that members of the Boogaloo Bois and a self-described militia group had plans to kidnap and kill Gov. Gretchen Whitmer over her COVID-19 emergency actions shook Michiganders in the last weeks.  But for months, several lawmakers, particularly African Americans, have been sounding the alarm and calling on Republicans who run the Legislature to … Continue reading Black lawmakers warned of extremism and white supremacism at the Capitol for months. Leaders didn’t take action.