Video: Detroit City workers speak on planned layoffs

By Andre Damon
12 December 2011

Detroit city officials are proposing to lay off between ten and twenty percent of the city's municipal employees while cutting the remaining workers' pay and benefits. In this video, workers and residents react the cuts, and Socialist Equality Party members Lawrence Porter and D'Artagnian Collier, himself a city worker, place the cuts in context of the broader attack on the working class.