Links – March 10, 2019

ICE is detaining 50,000 people, an all-time high Daily Beast

‘Justice is bought’: Paul Manafort sentencing draws accusations of privilege Guardian

Striking for the future: From Australia to Japan to India, youths will skip school on March 15 to protest against climate change SCMP

Yellow vests protest for 17th consecutive week as Macron’s ‘grand debate’ reaches its final weeks Euronews

The public utility Corpoelec said the blackout happened because the Guri dam was sabotaged.

Venezuela

Watch “Venezuela: Cyber attack prevented power restoration” on YouTube

Venezuela – Three Total Blackouts In Three Days – Government Presumes U.S. Cyberattack Moon of Alabama

Venezuela – Interview with Union Leader Stalin Pérez Borges: It Will Be Very Difficult to Defeat Us Venezuelanalysis

Max Blumenthal: Report From the Real Venezuela YouTube

Venezuela – Guaidó Planned To Use Arms – Frustration Over Stalemate Sets In Moon of Alabama

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

US sanctions against Venezuela scaring off banks AFP

Venezuela’s Maduro thanks military for defeating ‘coup’ BBC

The Shameful Attack [on Ilhan Omar] That Backfired Lobe Log

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

Israeli troops kill Palestinian during Gaza protests: health ministry Reuters

Africa’s Sovereignty Over Food Consortium News

A Different Kind of Theory of Everything New Yorker

Physicists used to search for the smallest components of the universe. What if that’s not the point?


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