Monday’s news links – May 25, 2020

Why Does the U.S. Military Celebrate White Supremacy? NYTimes Editorial on Memorial Day

The Net Worth Of America’s Billionaires Has Increased By More Than $400 Billion During The Pandemic Rigged Game

Poll: 37% of unemployed Americans ran out of food in past month Detroit News

The New York Renters Who Can’t Pay May The New Yorker

Venezuela

Iran Breaks Through US Blockade to Deliver Oil to Venezuela teleSUR

Trump Claims to Have Venezuela ‘Surrounded’ as Iranian Tankers Approach Venezuelanalysis

Venezuela celebra la llegada del primer buque cargado de gasolina desde Irán La Verdad Bing Translator English version

Judge lifts stay on sale of Venezuela’s US refineries AP

Press TV’s The Debate – Iran-Venezuela energy ties

Labor

Grocery workers are in the dark about coronavirus risks Washington Post

Food Processing Workers Join UFCW ZNet

Cuba

Cuba Develops Effective Peptide Against COVID-19 teleSUR

Bonnie Castillo is executive director of National Nurses United.

Coronavirus

The director of National Nurses United on the lack of PPE during the pandemic: ‘This is just out of control’ Washington Post

‘This is what you signed up for.’ Nursing home staff say safety concerns were dismissed as outbreak grew. Virginia Mercury

Why are Africa’s coronavirus successes being overlooked? Guardian

How the coronavirus spreads in those everyday places we visit Salt Lake Tribune

Swedish antibody study shows long road to immunity as COVID-19 toll mounts Reuters

Sweden ‘wrong’ not to shut down, says former state epidemiologist Guardian

US judge rules Florida felons can vote without paying legal fees Guardian


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