Links – March 6, 2019

Inside the Secretive U.S. Air War in Somalia: How Many Civilians Have Died as Strikes Escalate? Democracy Now

France

France’s Yellow Vests: Proving Police Are Indeed Part of the 1% MPN

Wheelchair-bound Yellow Vest protester doused with pepper spray by police in horrifying VIDEO RT

France faces third night of riots after two teens die in police chase RT

Nearly all tornadoes are survivable, so why are people still dying? Grist

It’s poverty, not changes in the tornadoes themselves, that often decides whether people survive them.

OPEC’s February Oil Market Report showed that the global oil glut is growing again Economic Populist

Ilhan Omar: Anatomy Of A Smear LobeLog

Republicans and Democrats Say Their Criticism of Ilhan Omar Is About Anti-Semitism. They’re Gaslighting You. Intercept

Venezuela and Haiti

Venezuela-Baiting: How Media Keep Anti-Imperialist Dissent in Check FAIR

How the U.S. Is Strangling Haiti as It Attempts Regime Change in Venezuela Black Agenda Report

US attempts to ‘regime change’ Venezuela by giving Citgo to opposition have not yet succeeded Oil Price

Chicago Police Sergeant Says He Was Punished For Refusing To Help Cover Up Shooting WBEZ

Tea workers demand hike in minimum wages in India Peoples Dispatch

Queen Latifah Is Standing By Jussie Smollett Until She Sees ‘Definitive Proof’ He Lied Huffington Post


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