Past Events

MCHR 2020 Freedom Tour Set for June 19-30, 2020, Information and Applications Now Available

Date: Jun. 19-30, 2020

The Freedom Tour is scheduled for June 19-30, 2020. Once again, MCHR will sponsor an unforgettable 10-day bus tour through the Deep South to explore the history of the civil rights movement and the people and ideas that drove the movement.


MCHR 2020 Annual Meeting (virtual) set for June 18th at 7PM

Date: June 18, 2020

Please join us on June 18th at 7PM for our 2020 Annual Meeting held on Zoom. MCHR is delighted to have Shailly Gupta Barnes as our Keynote Speaker. Shailly Gupta Barnes is the Policy Director for the Kairos Center and the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival (PPC:NCMR). With the PPC:NCMR, she […]


The Gun Show: A Non-Partisan Play About Guns

Date: March 18th, 2020 @6:30pm

This event is cancelled due to coronavirus precautions.


MCHR, Gesu Church and UDM Present: Kathy Kelley — Co-ordinator of Voices for Creative Non-Violence “Non-Violent Resistance to Forever Wars” 

Date: 7 p.m., February 12, 2020

Life Science Bldg., #113
University of Detroit Mercy
4001 McNichols Road
Detroit, Mich. 48221


MCHR Founders Day Event 3 p.m., December 8, 2019 at Swords Into Plowshares Gallery Presentation: “The Long Life of White Supremacist Terror in the U.S”

Date: Dec. 8, 2019 @ 3pm

MCHR Founders Day will feature a presentation from Dr. Fran Shor, MCHR Advisory Board Member and Professor Emeritus of History at Wayne State University.

“The Long Life of of White Supremacist Terror in the U.S.” will review the history of white supremacist activities in the U.S. from colonial to contemporary times.

In addition, Dorothy Dewberry Aldridge will be presented with the MCHR Bishop Coleman McGehee, Jr. Champion of Justice Award.

Swords into Plowshares is located at 33 E. Adams, Detroit, Mich. 48226.

Click here to view program flyer.