General Motors faces protests outside the Renaissance Center ahead of shareholder meeting

DETROIT (WXYZ) - General Motors is facing a protest by groups that question the company's new accountability push.

They include the group GM Recall Survivors and supporters of injured auto workers who lost their jobs at the company's Bogota, Colombia plant.

The groups say they want shareholders to hold GM executives accountable for the 13 deaths resulting from the controversial ignition switches and for injuries and firings at the Colombian plant.

The first of two rallies will by Monday at 4:00 p.m. outside General Motors headquarters in the Renaissance Center. The second will be held at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday.

They have been timed to coincide with the annual  GM shareholders meeting, which is being held on Tuesday.

Similar rallies will also be held at GM dealerships across the country.

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