Links – May 5, 2019

Exxon Mobil sues Cuba for $280 mln over expropriated property

Venezuela

Venezuela’s Guaidó: We will “consider” U.S. military intervention if offered Axios

Venezuela Peace Activist in US Arrested For Throwing Bread Defined by Police as ‘Missile’ teleSUR

Standoff Escalates At Venezuela Embassy DC Media Group

Coup flops in Venezuela and Guaido’s shadow ‘ambassador’ flees in failure as DC embassy protectors hold their ground Grayzone

Activists at Venezuelan Embassy Under Threat From Violent Mobs Consortium News

Maduro instructs military to prepare to repel US attack on Venezuela RT

Lindsey Graham Wants Aircraft Carrier To Confront Russians & Cubans In Venezuela Zerohedge

Venezuela: 7 Presidential Honour Guards Killed in Helicopter Crash

Capitalism

The Racist Dawn of Capitalism Black Agenda Report

Precarious work: a Marxist explanation Monthly Review

04 April 2019: Members of the Socialist Revolutionary Workers Party (SRWP) at the Birchwood Hotel in Boksburg during the launch of the party. Picture: Ihsaan Haffejee

Why union linked workers’ party could make huge impact at polls IOL

The Prosecution of No More Deaths Activist Scott Warren The Intercept

‘His Legacy Lives On’: Pete Seeger Remembered on What Would Have Been 100th Birthday Common Dreams

Tens of thousands of Scots march in Glasgow to demand second independence referendum Euronews

How the socioeconomic gains of China’s Cultural Revolution fueled their 1980s boom

Britain’s legacy is not benign – the Cambridge slavery inquiry will show we have plenty to feel guilty for Independent


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