Saturday’s news links – Nov. 14, 2020

#COVID-19

This isn’t a third coronavirus wave — it’s a tsunami. 3 charts show how much worse the fall surge is than any before. Business Insider

More than 130 Secret Service officers reportedly under coronavirus quarantine Axios

Billionaire GOP Donors Positive for Covid-19 After White House Election Watch Party Common Dreams

Trump Says Coronavirus Vaccine Won’t Be Delivered to New York NBC

Workers stuck in port as pandemic stalls cruise industry CGTN

35 Years After MOVE Bombing That Killed 11, Philadelphia Apologizes NYTimes

Trump coup?

The Shady Ex-Cop Behind Trump’s Nevada Voter-Fraud Farce Daily Beast

Trump Administration Promoting DC Rally Featuring White Nationalists, Proud Boys, and Boogaloo Militias

As Trump refuses to concede defeat, far right groups plan show of support in Washington Reuters

Revisiting “Seven Days in May” Counterpunch

The $15 Minimum Wage Wasn’t the Only Progressive Ballot Measure That Passed in Conservative States Mother Jones

Voters were also in favor of taxing the rich and making it legal to smoke weed.

Indigenous Peoples

Trump Administration Invites Oil Industry to Desecrate Sacred Arctic Refuge Common Dreams

China

US military using private spy planes to keep tabs on China, think tank says SCMP

Beijing Vows To “Strike Back” After Pompeo Says Taiwan “Not Part Of China”

Bolivia

A Hero’s Welcome: Inside Evo Morales’ Triumphant Return Tour MPN

Zoom Censorship of Palestine Seminars Sparks Fight Over Academic Freedom Intercept

See yesterday’s news links here


Send suggestions and comments to [email protected]

Subscribe to
Struggle La Lucha
for news, analysis and to join the struggle for socialism. Get the latest stories and headlines delivered to your inbox every morning.