Monday’s news links – Aug. 24, 2020

Protests erupt in Wisconsin after shocking video shows police shoot ‘unarmed black man in back seven times’ Evening Standard

Kenosha police shooting: Wisconsin man Jacob Blake shot by cop Sunday Milwaukee Journal

Police arrest 5 during RNC protests in Charlotte ABC News

NYPD’s 75th Precinct Has Most Lawsuits and Civilian Complaints The Intercept

“It’s Like They Sent Us To Just Fade Away And Die”: Men Incarcerated at Cuomo’s Prison Nursing Home Say They Can’t Access Medical Care Gothamist

Coronavirus

How starving public health fueled a COVID fire in Florida Modern Healthcare

Postal service

Washington Postal Workers Defy USPS Orders And Reinstall Mail Sorting Machines Forbes

Capitalist crisis

$40 Oil Isn’t High Enough For Indebted U.S. Shale Drillers OilPrice

Wall Street Is Looting the American Retirement System. The Trump Administration Is Helping Rolling Stone

Palestine

Israel bombs Gaza for tenth day in a row after rocket fire Middle East Eye

Cuba

Canadian union supports Nobel Prize for Cuban doctors Prensa Latina

China

American envoy joins Taiwan president at military memorial Politico

Trump Family Members Will Make Up Half of the RNC Key Speakers Newsweek

Navalny Was Not Poisoned Moon of Alabama

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