Monday’s news links – Sept. 16, 2019

On strike

The US auto workers union just decided to walk out on GM — here’s why they’re striking Business Insider

Teamsters refusing to transport GM vehicles in solidarity with UAW Fox Business

Kaiser healthcare workers plan for nation’s largest strike since 1997 Salon

“Drone Attack” on Saudi Oil – Who Benefits? NEO

Iran

US ‘Lies’ Slammed After Pompeo, Without Proof, Blames Iran for Drone Attacks Common Dreams

Oil price surges as US warns Iran it’s ‘locked and loaded’ Yahoo

Damage At Saudi Oil Plant Points To Well Targeted Swarm Attack Moon of Alabama

The Days Of One-Way Pain Are Over Gary Sick

Is the era of one-way pain coming to an end? It was probably never sustainable. As other forces begin to master the relatively inexpensive technology of drone warfare, the assumption of total air superiority by the United States and its allies is going to be challenged.

Nuclear War with Russia Winnable Said Trump’s Incoming National Security Advisor Mish Talk

U.S. denying passports to American citizens along Mexico border Washington Post

Johnson’s Brexit is a pro-US coup – the left should clearly understand it Socialist Action

Environment

As Amazon Rainforest Burns, Brazil’s Environment Minister to Meet US Group That Denies Climate Crisis at EPA Headquarters Common Dreams

Conservationists Blast USFWS Denial of Yellowstone Bison Protection Native News Online

Brett Kavanaugh Fit In With the Privileged Kids. She Did Not. NYTimes

Indigenous Peoples

Brazil Amazon: Old enemies unite to save their land BBC

Indigenous, two-spirit couple from Alberta wins The Amazing Race Canada Toronto City News

From Voice of America to NPR: New CEO Lansing’s Glass House Common Dreams

Ken Burns’ ‘Country Music’ Does Little to Tell the Story of the Non-White, Non-Straight World of Country 100 Days in Appalachia

Americans’ struggles with medical bills are a foreign concept in other countries LA Times

Bolivia

Bolivian Govt Condemns Violent Opposition Groups in Santa Cruz teleSUR on YouTube

Hollywood Propaganda Attack on Venezuela Black Agenda Report

Coup Master: Michael Kozak, New US Envoy for Latin America teleSUR

Rule, Britannia! Hong Kong protesters sing ex-colonial sovereign’s anthem (VIDEO) RT

‘If I Happen to Fall out of a Window, You Can Be Sure I Was Pushed’ Edward Snowden in Der Spiegel


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