Saturday’s news links – Dec. 7, 2019

Labor

’They murdered him:’ Family of UPS driver killed in shootout lashes out at police Local10

Fairfax Connector drivers go on strike, crippling Northern Virginia transit Washington Post

Virginia bus strike talks resume with threat of disruption WTOP

How I Get By: A Week in the Life of a McDonald’s Cashier Vice

Im/migrants and refugees

Horrifying Video Captures Teen’s Death in Immigration Detention Center Truthdig

France

1.5 million French workers take to the streets against Macron’s pension reforms Peoples Dispatch

Indigenous Peoples

Brazilian Indigenous Leader Davi Kopenawa: Bolsonaro is Killing My People & Destroying the Amazon Pressenza

Haiti

No Repeat of US Military Occupation of Haiti Resumen

Twice the Amount of Aid is Now Being Held From Puerto Rico by HUD Newsweek

Trump’s long history with the real-life mob families of ‘The Irishman’ Rolling Stone

Ex-cop details NYPD ‘collar quotas’ — arrest black and Hispanic men, ‘no cuffs on soft targets’ of Jews, Asians, whites: court docs NY Daily News

With People in the Streets Worldwide, Media Focus Uniquely on Hong Kong FAIR

U.S. Crusade Against Cuban International Medical Cooperation Cubaminrex

40 more Palestinian prisoners go on hunger strike Peoples Dispatch

The Summit sends NATO into space – at exorbitant cost Manlio Dinucci

“Zone of Uncertainty”: What to Expect From US Fuel at Ukrainian Nuclear Power Plants Stalker Zone

The 5G Health Hazard That Isn’t NYTimes

How one scientist and his inaccurate chart led to unwarranted fears of wireless technology.

What we get wrong about time BBC


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