Monday’s news links – May 17, 2021

Palestine

Watch “Killing Gaza” Ali Abunimah

Unflinching film on Israel’s 2014 massacre in Gaza now available free online.

Israel kills Gaza families in their homes on Nakba Day Maureen Clare Murphy

Jewish New Yorkers march to Schumer’s home, demand end to ethnic cleansing in Palestine Mondoweiss

Haiti

This is Not a Crisis, This is a Rebellion: a Report from the Front Lines of Haiti Counterpunch

Cuba

Solidarity Saves Lives; the World is Mobilizing to Send Syringes to Cuba Resumen

Saying Her Name New Yorker

Remains that were found to be those of a Black teen-ager who was killed by Philadelphia police in 1985 were treated as an anthropological specimen. How was her identity known and then forgotten?

‘We All Quit’: Restaurant Signs Claiming Staff Walking Out Are Popping Up Across U.S. Newsweek

Space Force CO Who Got Holiday Call from Trump Fired Over Comments Decrying Marxism in the Military Military.com

Master List Of Official Russia Claims That Proved To Be Bogus Matt Taibbi

Trump and Rudy Giuliani’s ties to opioid crisis revealed Salon

New Study Decodes ExxonMobil’s ‘Modern’ Climate Misinformation DeSmog

Where it’s no longer credible to deny climate change, the fossil fuel giant puts the focus on ‘risk’ and blame on consumers, in echo of tobacco industry PR, researchers find.

#COVID19

Maybe We Need Masks Indoors Just a Bit Longer Zeynep Tufekci, NYTimes

Some vaccinated people are still getting covid. Here’s why you shouldn’t worry. MIT Technology Review

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