Tuesday’s news links – Sept. 10, 2019

Labor

Why 47,000 grocery workers in California may go on strike CNN

Around 4,500 truck drivers lost their jobs in August as the trucking ‘bloodbath’ rages on Business Insider

Amazon Employees Are Walking Out Over the Company’s Huge Carbon Footprint Vice

Poor and middle-class Americans are much less likely to survive into their 70s than the wealthy, federal report says Washington Post

‘UVA has ruined us’: Health system sues thousands of patients, seizing paychecks and putting liens on homes Washington Post

Indigenous Peoples

Mauna Alert!

Urgent. Calling all Kia’i Mauna! After 56 days of peacefully protecting Maunakea and holding off the TMT, we have received information from multiple sources that has given us reason to strongly believe that law enforcement action to clear Pu’uhonua o Pu’uhuluhulu and the Maunakea Access Road for TMT construction is imminent.

23 members of Sidney Poitiers family are missing in the Bahamas

A Black kingdom in postbellum Appalachia Scalawag

Propaganda Blitz Against Bolivia’s Progressive Government OffGuardian

The Capitalists Are Afraid TruthDig


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