Wednesday’s news links – Nov. 13, 2019

Chile

General strike and huge marches bring Chile to new standstill Sydney Morning Herald

Chile’s Month of Unrest Starting to Infect Latin American Peers Bloomberg

Thousands of people took to the streets in Santiago to protest against the government of President Sebastián Piñera. People waved the flags of Chile and the Mapuche Indigenous People during the demonstration.

Bolivia coup

Bolivia in Crosshairs of US Counter-Revolution teleSUR

US Hand in Bolivia Coup Sputnik

Imperialist imprint in Bolivia coup Countercurrents

Major Police Attacks Against Evo Morales’ Supporters, 1 Dead teleSUR

Fascist Senator Appoints Herself President of Bolivia Internationalist 360°

Bolivia’s Social Movements Reject the Coup and the Resignation of Evo Morales Internationalist 360°

After Morales Ousted in Coup, the Lithium Question Looms Large in Bolivia Vijay Prashad

The City of El Alto Defends Evo Morales Amid Repression Marco Teruggi

An Excellent, To-The-Point Russian Assesment of the Bolivian Coup Anti-Empire

Im/migrants and refugees

Trump Administration Held Unprecedented 69,550 Migrant Kids in Custody This Year AP

Labor

Metro DC Bus Drivers Are Striking Against Privatization Jacobin

Workers Jeer McDonald’s As ‘Rotten From Top To Bottom;’ Walk Out And File Class Action Lawsuit Labor Press

Steelworkers Strike in Minnesota Ucomm

Meet the Immigrants Who Took On Amazon Wired

Hearst Magazines Staffers Unionizing Across Two Dozen Publications, Forming Giant for Writers Guild of America Daily Beast

Little Rock teachers to go on strike over district’s control AP

Palestine

Palestinian death toll rises to 19 as Israel continues air strikes against Gaza MEE

Cory Doctorow: Jeannette Ng Was Right: John W. Campbell Was a Fascist Locus

Disney+ Is Finally Opening the Disney Vault. Fans May Not Like Everything They Find Inside.
Viewers can access nearly all of Disney’s history, including the racist parts. Slate


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