Saturday’s news links – March 7, 2020

COVID-19 coronavirus

Cuban Government updates Plan for prevention and control of Covid-19 Granma

Exactly How Many People in Iran Will Die of Coronavirus Because of Trump’s Inhumane Sanctions? Common Dreams

Coronavirus – Bad Preparation And Propaganda Increase The Onsetting Panic Moon of Alabama

Exclusive: The Strongest Evidence Yet That America Is Botching Coronavirus Testing The Atlantic

A leaked presentation reveals the document US hospitals are using to prepare for a major coronavirus outbreak. It estimates 96 million US coronavirus cases and 480,000 deaths. Business Insider

Trump policies could scare immigrants away from coronavirus care Axios

Coronavirus plan for California prisons raises inmate and advocate concerns LATimes

Iran to release 54,000 prisoners as it struggles to contain deadliest coronavirus outbreak outside China Telegraph

How profit makes the fight for a coronavirus vaccine harder Guardian

Coronavirus Alarm Blends Yellow Peril and Red Scare FAIR

Video of black man’s arrest spurs outrage, NYPD probe AP

US sending military police to two border crossings AP


Report: Bad Bosses Are Cheating Construction Workers And The Public Out Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars LaborPress

How Working-Class Life Is Killing Americans, in Charts NYTimes

“People Are Being Hunted Down” – ICE Launches Rights-Busting Onslaught Against Sanctuary Cities MPN

Inside the World Uyghur Congress: The US-backed right-wing regime change network seeking the ‘fall of China’ Grayzone

After being deported, these Oaxacan artists now have a permanent show at Museum of Latin America Art.

‘Absolutely Sickening—and Scary’: Man Unfurls Nazi Flag at Bernie Sanders Rally, Heightening Security Concerns Common Dreams

The Innocuous and Familiar Story of Bernie Sanders’s Trip to Russia The New Yorker


Chile changing: transgender student leader lends voice to renewed protests Reuters

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