Saturday’s news links – Dec. 26, 2020

Firing Workers on the Boss’s Whim? New York Puts a Stop to That. American Prospect

American workers have no recourse if they’re fired for no reason. NYC’s new ‘just cause’ law for fast-food workers might begin to end this absurdity.

One Vaccine Side Effect: Global Economic Inequality NYTimes

NYC jail population rises after bail reform was attacked Gothamist

China’s Economy Set to Overtake U.S. Earlier Due to Covid Fallout Bloomberg

Labor’s Untold Story: An Old Book Is Getting A New Look Intercept

British double agent George Blake, who spied for Soviets during Cold War, dies at 98 France24

An artist’s rendering of the execution of 38 Dakota men on December 26, 1862, in Mankato, Minnesota.

The Traumatic True History and Name List of the Dakota 38 Indian Country Today

The Dakota Sioux Execution Was The Largest In U.S. History — But America Has Forgotten It Bustle

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