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Baddh Konasana: The Cobbler’s pose for lumbar joint pain


By Atul Vyas  For relieving back and lumbar joints of strain and pain it should be understood that lumbar joints act in close relationship with the joints of the hips. If the hip joints are stiff and inflexible, the strain and load of trunk movement usually fall on the lumbar vertebra. The hip joints being larger and...

Detroit cash bail reforms to strike at racial inequality


Detroit: Michigan’s largest district court and bail reform advocates agreed Tuesday to settle a federal class-action lawsuit over cash bail practices, which activists say routinely and unconstitutionally jail poor and working-class defendants despite evidence of their inability to pay. Both sides say the reforms strike at racial inequality in the criminal legal system. On any...

Detroit cash bail reforms to strike at racial inequality


Detroit: Michigan’s largest district court and bail reform advocates agreed Tuesday to settle a federal class-action lawsuit over cash bail practices, which activists say routinely and unconstitutionally jail poor and working-class defendants despite evidence of their inability to pay. Both sides say the reforms strike at racial inequality in the criminal legal system. On any...

Biden’s $1.9 Trillion relief plan includes $1400 stimulus checks


Wilmington, Del: President-elect Joe Biden outlined his plans for economic relief from the coronavirus crisis on Thursday, citing the need for a more robust vaccination plan as well as for additional direct payments to American families to help recover the U.S. economy. His plan,  called the American Rescue Plan, is expected to cost $1.9 trillion. The...