Monday’s news links – March 8, 2021

The Congress that Established International Women’s Day

In honor of International Women’s Day, we publish this translation by Ben Lewis of a historic document of the socialist women’s movement. What follows is a report on the Second International Socialist Congress of Women that was held in Copenhagen in 1910. The report was originally published in Clara Zetkin’s Die Gleicheit, the fortnightly magazine of the SPD’s women’s movement.

The Employment Situation is Far Worse than the Unemployment Rate Indicates Bill McBride

#COVID19

What People With Long COVID Want Their Bosses And Colleagues To Know HuffPost

“I really am disabled now, so it really does take a toll.”

Venezuela

Funds Have Not Been Released: ‘Bank of England Has Frozen Venezuelan Money for Vaccines’ Orinoco Tribune

Iran

Israeli jets escort American B-52s during flyby, in show of force to Iran Times of Israel

Philippines

Labor organizers, activists n Southern Tagalog among first victims of Duterte “kill-them-all” order

China

Uyghurs and China: The Facts RH, Corcaigh

Humanitarian Imperialism FAIR

How corporate media sell regime change, Intervention and war to progressive audiences

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