Here & Now spoke with Demos Senior Fellow Rich Benjamin about the Zimmerman Trial, its context within a racially charged atmosphere, and its impact on our racial future. 
Kevyn Orr, Detroit's emergency manager, cancelled a bus tour scheduled for today. He had hoped to give some of the city's creditors a first hand look at just how dire Detroit's situation had become. Most declined. It's one more sign of the many challenges he faces in trying to reach a de...
Last week's 5-4 Supreme Court decision on the Voting Rights Act struck down a key aspect that has been used to promote and protect the political power of minority voters.