Links – Nov. 29, 2018

Class warfare

GM layoffs are another victory for capital over labor Washington Post


The Thibodaux Massacre Left 60 African-Americans Dead and Spelled the End of Unionized Farm Labor in the South for Decades Smithsonian

Hotel workers

Marriott Hawaii employees ratify new contract, ending strike USA Today

Venezuela & Puerto Rico

Operación de alto riesgo ALAI | GoogleTranslate version

In/migrants & refugees

Families Are Still Being Separated at the Border, Months After “Zero Tolerance” Was Reversed Truthout


China Blue-Collar Wave Strengthens Xi’s G-20 Hand Bloomberg

‘Godzilla’ in Buenos Aires: Asia cowers as Trump battles Xi Asia Times

Explainer: What underlies U.S.-China tensions ahead of crucial G20 meeting? Reuters

Military-Industrial Complex

The Pentagon’s Massive Accounting Fraud Exposed How US military spending keeps rising even as the Pentagon flunks its audit. Nation

Capitalist crisis

Secret luxury homes: how the ultra-rich hide their properties Financial Times

Fed Says Millennials Are Just Like Their Parents. Only Poorer Bloomberg

Imperialist war

At least 30 Afghan civilians killed in US air strike in Helmand province Guardian

CNN Fires Marc Lamont Hill Following Israel Comments Mediaite – Hill urged countries to boycott Israel in a speech on Wednesday, calling for a “free Palestine from the river to the sea.”


Jewish Professor Finds Swastikas Outside Her Office At Columbia Teachers College Gothamist

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