Wednesday’s news links – Sept. 30, 2020

Grand jury was never asked to mull homicide charges in Breonna Taylor case AP

Louisville SWAT Team Told Investigators They Had Concerns About Raid on Breonna Taylor’s Apartment Vice

Interviews with Louisville SWAT members suggest alarms were raised before the raid that killed Breonna Taylor, and that many left the scene with serious concerns.

Albuquerque Police Linked to Firms That work with Neo-Nazis, White Supremacists, CIA, Documents Show Abolish APD

Neo-Fascist Proud Boys Exult Over Trump Telling Them to “Stand By,” Not Stand Down Intercept

ICE preparing targeted arrests in ‘sanctuary cities,’ amplifying president’s campaign theme Washington Post

Coronavirus

The coronavirus’ alarming impact on the body Axios

Alarming Data Show a Third Wave of COVID-19 Is About to Hit the U.S. Time

Labor

Amazon’s rate of serious warehouse injury is double the industry standard Input

For every 100 workers at an Amazon warehouse, eight were seriously injured on the job last year.

Disney to lay off 28,000 employees as coronavirus slams theme park business CNBC

Geneva, Switzerland will have the world’s highest minimum wage Guardian

Voters in Geneva, Switzerland have voted to raise the minimum wage to just under the equivalent of 19.5 British pounds per hour, or close to $24.96 per hour.

China

The US is Preparing for War with China NEO

Does this US military uniform suggest it is preparing for war with China? SCMP

Extreme poverty is getting worse across the globe for the first time in decades Vox

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