Friday’s news links – Oct. 1, 2021

Thousands Of UAW Workers At John Deere Ready To Strike Over Proposed Cuts To Pay And Healthcare Labor411

Why We Need to Upgrade Our Face Masks—and Where to Get Them Scientific American

More than half of US police killings are mislabelled or not reported, study finds Guardian

Review of 40 years of data shows many fatal police encounters are misclassified, most often when the victim is Black or Hispanic

Black Lives Matter Los Angeles co-founder targeted in multiple ‘swatting’ incidents TheHill

Has Florida kept Black marijuana farmers from succeeding? Tampa Bay Times

Protesters block Golden Gate Bridge to mark ’20 years of failed promises’ on immigration reform TheHill

Warrior Met Coal Remains Cold-Blooded as UMWA Strike Reaches Six-Month Mark Labor Press

PG&E charged with manslaughter for Zogg Fire in northern California Wildfire Today


‘You Should Get the Vaccine Despite the Media Telling You You Should’ FAIR

Longer NYC Commutes, Household Crowding Linked To Higher COVID-19 Rates The Gothamist

We’re Already Barreling Toward the Next Pandemic The Atlantic

‘Havana Syndrome’

A declassified 2018 State Dept report suggests noises linked to ‘Havana Syndrome’ were probably just crickets Business Insider

A Declassified State Department Report Says Microwaves Didn’t Cause “Havana Syndrome” Buzzfeed

Why Did A U.S. Envoy Meet With The Head Of A Fascist Militia in India? Basav Sen

Why inflation is not caused by workers Counterfire

Recent Siri Changes Remove Call, Email, and Voicemail Features Used by Low Vision and Blind Users MacRumors

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