Links – Jan. 11, 2019

6 Boxes Of Files Related To Mumia Abu-Jamal Case Found In Philadelphia DA’s Storage Room NPR

Indigenous Peoples

Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Chairman Frazier issues statement on government shutdowns Native News

This is not over. The Wet’suwet’en Hereditary Chiefs have by absolutely no means agreed to let the Coastal GasLink pipeline tear through our traditional territories.

Hereditary chiefs demand their court-ordered right to be consulted Vancouver Sun

Indigenous People, the First Victims of Brazil’s New Far-Right Government IPS

Brazil’s Indigenous Launch Global Campaign Against Bolsonaro Telesur

President Trump could use money dedicated to Puerto Rico storm recovery to fund border wall: report NY Daily News

Andy Lopez settlement reached, after five years Indybay.org

Labor

Union to represent more than 500 General Mills workers in Iowa @UFCW175633

Ford, Jaguar slash thousands of jobs across Europe Reuters

General Strike in India: 200 Million Workers Oppose the Government’s Labor Law

Bharat Bandh: Why Workers Brought India to a Halt for Two Days The Wire

Historic Strike by the Working Class against Anti-Labour State Policies GroundXero

Over 100 Bangladesh garment plants halt operations in strike Nikkei Asian Review

Imperialism and global politics

Mike Pompeo’s Cairo Speech Denounced as Ahistorical ‘Imperial Hogwash CommonDreams

A new British naval base in Southeast Asia could stoke resentment, split Asean and put the UK in China’s cross hairs SCMP

Europe is fast-becoming a natural gas battleground for Russia and the US CNBC

Is the Historical Subject Returning, Wearing a Yellow Vest? Counterpunch

Wall Street Has Made Everything About Our Housing Crisis Worse Splinter

‘Green Book’ Screenwriter Deletes Twitter After Anti-Muslim Pro-Trump Tweet Emerges Gothamist

Angela Davis

Angela Davis alternative event, organized by broad coalition, will be ‘grassroots,’ open to public AL.com

Birmingham City Council unanimously approves resolution of support for Dr. Angela Davis

Who are you calling chicken? T. rex’s closest living relative found on the farm Guardian

Video shows the moment China’s Chang’e 4 landed on moon’s far side NewScientist

Seawater temperature is rising faster than predicted, which is likely to worsen extreme weather events around the world Guardian

How an outdated law is leaving millions of low-income college students hungry New Food Economy

Capitalist crisis

Trillions In IPO Funds At Risk Over Government Shutdown Are we supposed to feel sorry for Wall Street?

Here Are the Finance Firms Cutting Jobs Amid 2019 Market Turmoil Bloomberg


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