Friday’s news links – Nov. 1, 2019

Labor

‘When We Fight, We Win!’: After 11-Day Strike, Chicago Teachers Reach Deal With Mayor Common Dreams

‘Bosses take note’: why GM’s strike could inspire more collective action Guardian

TC Energy reported an oil spill in the rural Edinburg area, about 30 miles northwest of Grafton, N.D. on Wednesday, Oct. 30.

Environment

‘It happens over and over and over and over’: Keystone pipeline leaks (at least) 383,000 gallons of crude oil in North Dakota Raw Story

Are belching cows really driving climate change? GreenLeft

California

‘Not on my list’: private California firms fight fires, raise concerns AFP

Fight racism

Louisiana prosecutors take action to remove a black judge claiming she is racially biased Daily Mail Online

Farewell to John Conyers Jr. – and to His Era Black Agenda Report

Large U.S. Military Convoy Spotted in Northern Syria: Reports Reuters

USAID funds salaries of Venezuelan coup leaders to lobby US politicians for regime change Grayzone

US dollar: Russia, China, EU are motivated to shift away from USD CNBC

Death toll in Yemen war reaches 100,000 Guardian

Nationals Admit World Series Win Would Be Way Sweeter If Franchise Was Still In Montréal The Onion


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