Friday’s news links – Oct. 25, 2019

Labor

Teacher Strike Confronts Chicago’s Long History of Racial Injustice Truthout

4 Reasons Why the Chicago Teachers are on Strike Ucomm

Big union victory in anti-union Texas: Minimum wage workers in Houston show how to win better pay Alternet

PG&E Shuts Off Power to Vulnerable California Communities for Second Time This Month Common Dreams

Do Cops Serve The Rich? Meet The NYPD’s Private Piggy Bank Gothamist

Indigenous Peoples

Hundreds of protesters chanting “We are not your mascot” marched today in Minneapolis AP

Im/migrants and refugees

Tally of children split at border tops 5,400 in new count AP

Bolivia

After Evo’s Triumph, the US Creates and Finances Destabilization a Coup in Bolivia Internationalist 360°

Bolivia on alert: Coup plot underway! Granma

Chile

Chile: The Hidden Face of “Latin America’s Haven” Internationalist 360°

Honduras

Honduras is ruled by a US-backed drug cartel – and the country’s opposition just united to oust it Grayzone

Syria

Syria takes back its oil fields Voltairenet

US plans to send tanks to Syria oil fields, reversing Trump troop withdrawal – reports Guardian

Fed Ups Its Wall Street Bailout to $690 Billion a Week as Media Snoozes RiggedGame

Bhagat Singh was for liberation from exploitation Countercurrents


Send suggestions and comments to [email protected]

Subscribe to News Links

Struggle ★ La Lucha is your cheat sheet for the day’s news links. Get the latest stories and headlines delivered to your inbox.