Tuesday’s news links – Nov. 26, 2019

The Truth About the First Thanksgiving Monthly Review

Labor

Striking Workers Sound the Alarm on Privatizing D.C. Public Transit Inequality.org

Indiana Teachers Go ‘Red For Ed,’ Packing Capitol LaborPress

Airline catering workers to demonstrate at 18 airports during Thanksgiving travel Fox Business

MOCA Workers Move to Unionize Just as the Museum Preps to Drop Entry Fees LAmag.com

Billionaire Brothers Unleash Union-Busting Campaign On Museum Workers Labor411

Tech’s new labor unrest Axios

Google fires employee who protested company’s work with US border patrol Guardian

Two new investigations find that some Amazon warehouses have injury rates as high as triple the industry average Business Insider

Nursing strike looms after pay talks collapse between health chiefs and unions Irish News

Unison Northern Ireland health workers set date for strike action Belfast Telegraph

Women

Activists March Across the Region for International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women Latin America News Dispatch

Tens of thousands march in France, Italy to protest violence against women Daily Sabah

Many people in Puerto Rico, a U.S. territory, and one of a handful of regions included in a qualitative analysis, don’t have access to sanitation or safe drinking water.

2 million Americans don’t have access to running water and basic plumbing MarketWatch

Iran says taking measures to counter US after unrest PressTV

Bolivia coup

It Is True That Corruption Caused The 737 MAX Accidents. But It Was Not Foreign. Moon of Alabama

It’s not thanks to capitalism that we’re living longer, but progressive politics Guardian

A coalition of Syracuse University students and alumni fed up with long-running problems of racism on campus Inside Higher Ed

Chile

Chile: National Strike on Monday, General Strike on Tuesday – No Peace for the Government Resumen

Colombia

Large Military and Police Presence after Two Days of Mass Protests Resumen


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