The Democrats Are Blocking a $15 Minimum Wage Osita Nwanevu
U.S. Police Can’t Stop Killing
Since George Floyd’s murder last May, nearly 1,500 people have been killed during interactions with police according to Fatal Encounters.
Activism for profit: America’s ‘anti-affirmative action’ industry Al Jazeera
How heavily funded non-profits working to unveil ‘problems’ with policies that increase diversity obstruct equal opportunities and racial equity in the United States.
There was a time reparations were actually paid out – just not to formerly enslaved people The Conversation
‘This is bigger than just Timnit’: How Google tried to silence a critic and ignited a movement Fast Company
France tightens restrictions at German border, adding a mandatory virus test. New York Times
Brasilia Heads for Lockdown With Hospitals Facing Covid Collapse Bloomberg
Finland Had a Patent-Free COVID-19 Vaccine Nine Months Ago — But Still Went With Big Pharma Jacobin
Syria, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan
Biden’s message to Iran in Iraq and Syria: the Battlefield has been inaugurated. Elijah Magnier
Republicans introduce bill opposing lifting Iran sanctions Middle East Eye
Why the US won’t be leaving Afghanistan Asia Times
Cuba condemns US aggressions on Syrian border
Neither Washington Nor Beijing? Invent the future
A newcomer to politics would likely assume that members of the global left support the People’s Republic of China. It is after all led by a communist party, with Marxism as its guiding ideology. During the period since the Communist Party of China (CPC) came to power in 1949, the Chinese people have experienced an unprecedented improvement in their living standards and human development.
US exceptionalism surges again. Will it fly? M. K. Bhadrakumar
Corporate Media Parrot FBI Talking Points as More Americans Turn to Encrypted Communication Online FAIR
Trump Boasts of ‘Tremendous’ Crowd Size at Jan. 6 ‘Lovefest’ Daily Beast
Hyatt Says CPAC Stage That Looked Like Nazi Rune ‘Abhorrent’ Guardian
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