This Armed Community Organization Protects And Serves The Black Citizens Of Detroit
New Era Detroit has been compared to the Black Panthers as it combines community service with self-defense.
February 21, 2023 at 9:52 pm
The sight of a group of heavily armed Black men patrolling urban neighborhoods in uniform and providing services to local communities might sound like something from the 1960s or 70s, but these details represent a current description of New Era Detroit.
This group has dedicated itself to serving and protecting Black communities in Michigan’s largest city. The group has made a name for itself in the streets of Detroit and across social media for its bold yet largely celebrated approach to community safety.