Links – Jan. 21, 2019

Indigenous Peoples

Photographs Of Indigenous Peoples March In Washington, D.C. Native News Online

‘It was getting ugly’: Indigenous drummer speaks on his encounter with MAGA-hat-wearing teens Washington Post

Outrage as non-Native youth wearing #MAGA hats taunt and disrespect Native elder Indian Country Today

The Horror of Trump’s Wounded Knee Tweet Politico

Gov’t shutdown

More TSA Security Screeners Call In Sick as Government Shutdown Enters Day 30

Pain From the Government Shutdown Spreads. This Time It’s Food Stamps. Truthout

Shutdown Exposes How Many Americans Live Paycheck to Paycheck Truthout

The world’s richest 26 billionaires now have as much money as the poorest 3.8bn people on the planet, figures show Daily Mail

Oracle systematically underpaid thousands of women, lawsuit says Guardian

Im/migrants and refugees

Activists convicted after leaving water and food for migrants in Arizona desert. The four women face up to six months in jail The Independent

There’s Nothing Wrong With Open Borders NYTimes

Imperialism and global politics

New US Economic Attack Against Cuba, Long Threatened, May Hit Soon CounterPunch

Gap between rich and poor growing, fuelling global anger: Oxfam Reuters

Davos Billionaires Keep Getting Richer Bloomberg

The Wall, The Endless War, and the Troops Who Pay Gerry Condon/Resumen

What King Said About Northern Liberalism Jeanne Theoharis – “The white moderate” was more of an obstacle than “the Ku Klux Klanner.”


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