Links – Feb. 17, 2019

It appears Colin Kaepernick brought the NFL to its knees SF Chronicle

This Is How AIPAC Really Works Nation

The FBI Came Too Close to Staging a Coup Consortium News

Over 200 People Went On Hunger Strike After Months In Lockdown At California Prison The Appeal

France’s class wars Le Monde diplomatique

Venezuela

Leaked documents reveal US is sending ‘military aircraft’ to Venezuelan border Canary

More U.S.-Sent Humanitarian Aid for Venezuela Lands in Colombia Bloomberg

Why We in Colombia and Elsewhere Reject US Intervention in Venezuela
An international communique from the leader of the Colombian Opposition concerning Venezuela

Venezuela’s Missile Crisis: A Conversation with Juan Contreras

Confronting the U.S./EU/NATO Axis of Domination Ajamu Baraka

Venezuela’s defense minister says opposition supports foreign intervention Tass

Military planes carrying 180 tons of aid for Venezuelans fly from Miami to Colombia Miami Herald

Richard Branson Plans Live Aid-Style Concert on Venezuela’s Border Bloomberg
Does Branson work for the CIA? Oh, right, he’s a billionaire like Trump

Haiti

Hispaniola Rising: How the US Coup in Venezuela Is Taking Root in Haiti and the Dominican Republic MPN

Massive Catalan independence rally in Barcelona Euronews

Labor

Hundreds of janitors in Cleveland ask for better wages, more respect ABC

US Labor Organization AFL-CIO Urges Game Developers To Unionize In Open Letter Gamasutra

Labor Unrest Is Erupting on Honduran Plantations—And Rattling the Global Supply Chain In These Times

Amazon

Amazon’s Decision To Pull Out of NYC Is a Massive Blow To Corporate Welfare In These Times

Amazon Pullout Shows What Anti-Capitalist Organizing and Leftist Politicians Can Do Intercept

Amazon May Get Tax Break for Poor With Project in Richest County Bloomberg

Amazon Will Pay $0 in Federal Taxes on $11.2 Billion Profits Fortune

Does the Covert Militarization of Japan Serve its National Interests Well NEO

Highly Unusual Upward Trends in Rapidly Intensifying Atlantic Hurricanes Blamed on Global Warming Weather Underground


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