Thursday’s news links – Nov. 26, 2020

For everyone who won’t be in Plymouth, the livestream and pre-recorded content for the National Day of Mourning on November 26 will run starting at approximately 12 noon EST via these sites: the United American Indians of New England (UAINE) website, at the UAINE Facebook group, on YouTube and at hate5six.

400 Years After First Thanksgiving, Native Americans Honor ‘Day of Mourning’ Instead Newsweek

As A Native American, Here’s What I Want My Fellow Americans To Know About Thanksgiving HuffPost

‘Land Back’ is more than a slogan for a resurgent Indigenous movement Globe and Mail

Indigenous people across the US want their land back — and the movement is gaining momentum. CNN

Indigenous Peoples’ Victory: Largest Dam Removal in the World Popular Resistance

Diego Armando Maradona speaks with Cuban President Fidel Castro in Havana, Oct. 27, 2005.

President Maduro: “Maradona Helped in Secret Operations to Bring Food to Venezuela” (US Sanctions) Orinoco Tribune

Diego Maradona: Comrade of the Global South Dave Zirin

He will be remembered not only for his genius with the soccer ball, but his willingness to fight power and be a voice for the voiceless.

Fidel: A Necessary Presence Resumen

Coronavirus

Sicily asks Cuba to send medics as Italy fights second Covid wave Guardian

Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine is cheaper than Pfizer’s and Moderna’s and doesn’t require supercold temperature The Conversation

Swedish Life Expectancy to Drop for First Time in Century Due to Covid-19 Bloomberg

Both Citigroup and JPMorgan Have Now Received Huge Fines for Crimes the Regulators Won’t Reveal Wall Street on Parade

U.S. citizens detained for speaking Spanish at Montana grocery store settle suit against U.S. Customs and Border Protection NY Daily News

Trump coup?

Trump Races to Weaken Environmental and Worker Protections, and Implement Other Last-Minute Policies, Before Jan. 20 ProPublica

The Trump administration is rushing to approve dozens of eleventh-hour policy changes. Among them: The Justice Department is fast-tracking a rule that could reintroduce firing squads and electrocutions to federal executions.

Pretty Soon There’ll Be Just One Big Book Publisher Left The New Republic

U.S. Billionaires Grow Wealth By Over $1 Trillion Since Pandemic Began: Report HuffPost

China

China’s Recovery Stabilizes as Exports, Markets Continue to Boom Bloomberg

CIA officer killed in combat in Somalia CNN

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