Thursday’s news links – Oct. 24, 2019

Bolivia

BREAKING: Evo Morales declares state of emergency in Bolivia because of coup attempt Paul Antonopoulos

Evo Morales Re-Elected President in First Round with Rural Vote in Bolivia Resumen

To Defend Evo’s Victory is to Defend the Peace, Democracy, Prosperity and Sovereignty of Latin America as a Whole. Internationalist 360°

Bolivia’s Morales says coup underway as rivals dispute vote AP

Evo Morales

Chile

Whitewashing Neoliberal Repression in Chile and Ecuador FAIR

Chile’s Social Organizations Convene Constituent Assembly Internationalist 360°

Chile Protests: Chileans Are Angry About Far More Than Rising Metro Fares Novara Media

Demonstrations of solidarity with Chile all over the world Pressenza

Chile in flames: the neoliberal model in crisis throughout the region openDemocracy

Haiti

Heroic Rebellion in Haiti Demands Ouster of U.S. Puppet President Jovenel Moïse Internationalist 360°

Labor

Negotiations back on track, but still no end in sight to CPS teachers strike Chicago Sun-Times

AZ educators join Asarco strikers on picket line FightBack! News

A girls’ soccer team in Burlington, Vermont, took a stand for #EqualPay and got penalized NBC

There’s a stark reason why America’s 1.8 million long-haul truck drivers can’t strike Business Insider

Google Accused of Creating Spy Tool to Squelch Worker Dissent Bloomberg

New York City’s Transport Workers Union Local 100 is holding a contest for the photo capturing the NYC train car with the most litter. The contest, whose winner will receive a $500 reward, is intended to draw attention to recent cuts to subway cleaner jobs.

Man injured in Hard Rock Hotel collapse detained by ICE MSN

Nearly Half Of US Consumers Report Their Incomes Don’t Cover Their Expenses Tyler Durden

The Enduring Power of Anticapitalism in American Politics New York Times

Alicia Alonso, Cuban Prima Ballerina Assoluta, Died in Havana at 98 Resumen

Climate crisis

Gullah Geechee: distinct US culture risks losing island home to climate crisis Guardian

California Blackout May Affect 1.5 Million Bloomberg

Imperialism

Trump: US May Have to Go to War With Iran Soon Jason Ditz

The Pro-War Assumptions In Your Newspaper Current Affairs

United States, Ready for Socialism Manuel E. Yepe, POR ESTO! via Walter Lippmann

The FBI Has a Long History of Treating Political Dissent as Terrorism Alice Speri

A Call for a Coup Plus a Week Like No Other for Tulsi Gabbard, by Philip Giraldi


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