Trump proposes massive cuts to Medicaid
Jury selection will begin for the Bill Cosby trial. The 79 year old entertainer will begin the process of deciding if he was guilty of drugging and raping women back in the 1970’s. The question is will the jury selection be of his peers? Will it be mostly women? Will they be Black or minorities? A lot of questions looms as the process begins. To read more about this story click here.
A Detroit federal courtroom will be deciding the limits of religious freedom in a case involving members of the Dawoodi Bohra, a small Indian-Muslim sect in Farmington Hills Michigan. The question that has been raised is the cutting of little girls genitals a constitutional right? That question arise from two 7 year old girls who underwent a procedure February. The mothers who brought them in have argued that it is was a moral and religious decision. Furthermore they say no harm was done during the procedure. The outcome of the case will determine the flexibility of the First Amendment and constitutional rights. To read more about this story click here.
By: Laura Shin
The United States is becoming much more racially and ethnically diverse. At the same time, it’s becoming more unequal in terms of wealth and income. These two trends are combining in an uncomfortable way: the wealth and income divide is happening along racial and ethnic lines. Read MorePages: 1 2 3
Fiat Chrysler said on Friday that it would modify around 100,000 diesel vehicles to try to reach a settlement with United States regulators, as separate academic studies provided mounting evidence that the carmaker had installed software meant to evade emissions standards. Read MorePages: 1 2 3 4