Thursday’s news links – May 22, 2021

The general strike in Ramallah.

Palestine

General Strike Highlights Israel’s Dependency on Palestinian Workers Haaretz

Gaza Lives Erased: Israel Is Wiping Out Entire Palestinian Families on Purpose Haaretz

Google employees call for company to support Palestinians and protect anti-Zionist speech The Verge

A group of Jewish Google employees is calling on the company to increase its support of Palestinians amid Israel’s deadly bombing campaign in Gaza.

National Strike in Palestine Peoples Dispatch

‘No Safe Place in Gaza’: Latest Round of Israeli Violence Has Displaced 58,000 Palestinians, UN Says Common Dreams

Facebook, social media giants admit to silencing Palestinian voices online MR Online

Black Lives Matter comes out in solidarity with Palestinians NY Post

The Black Panther Party On Palestine Greg Thomas

Israel’s War Against Press Turns More Literal FAIR

Palestinian journalists targeted by Israel in Gaza speak out  Grayzone

Protesters march in Elizabeth City following decision to not charge deputies in Andrew Brown Jr.’s death WAVY

‘I am seeking justice’: Tulsa massacre survivor, 107, testifies to US Congress Guardian

“They going to show up and kick me out”: Millions face eviction when moratorium ends CBS

Known Stock Market Leverage Hits WTF High. Out the Other Side of its Mouth, the Fed Warns about Hidden Leverage that Blew up Archegos Wolf Richter

China

China says U.S. warship illegally enters its territory in S. China Sea Reuters

No, Science Clearly Shows That COVID-19 Wasn’t Leaked From A Wuhan Lab Ethan Siegel

#COVID19

Before ruining millions of vaccines, Emergent failed inspections, raked in cash Ars Technica

Restrictions reimposed as virus resurges in much of Asia AP

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