Monday’s news links – March 14, 2022

More than 1,000 Hershey’s workers vote on plan to unionize Virginia plant Guardian

Revealed: Documents Show Bill Gates Has Given $319 Million to Media Outlets MPN

Sifting through over 30,000 grants in the company’s database, MintPress can reveal that the Gates Foundation has bankrolled hundreds of media outlets and ventures, to the tune of at least $319 million.

‘Cuomo-W. Trump-L.’: How CNN’s Jeff Zucker and His Cronies Manipulated the News Rolling Stone

Historical Redlining Is Associated with Present-Day Air Pollution Disparities in U.S. Cities American Chemical Society

#COVID19

An omicron ‘subvariant’ is doubling in NY, just as mandates lift Gothamist

As masks come off, vulnerable Americans feel left behind Politico

Where is the “Public” in American Public Health? Moving from individual responsibility to collective action The Lancet

Iran

Iran Nuke Deal Talks Were Paused Due to US Seizing Tankers With ‘Iranian’ Oil, Media Claims Sputnik

Ukraine history

YouTube has removed both Oliver Stone documentaries on Ukraine. They can been seen on the far-right Canadian video hosting site Rumble: Revealing Ukraine and Ukraine on Fire

Censored Reports from Donbass Make Clear Ukraine and Not Russia Started the War—Eight Years Ago Covert Action Magazine

Ukraine: It Was All Written in the Rand Corp Plan Internationalist 360º

Morgan Stanley Lists Three Ways The World Will Respond As Sanctions Threaten The Dollar’s Dominance Tyler Durden

Last week, former NY Fed staffer Zoltan Pozsar sparked a shockwave across Wall Street when in his latest research piece, he suggested that as a result of the Ukraine war, which has resulted in a “commodity collateral” crisis (and which is quickly transforming into an old-school liquidity crisis), China’s PBOC will soon emerge as a dominant central bank and as the commodity-backed yuan ascends to a position of power, the world’s reserve currency, the dollar, would lose much of its global clout leading to even higher inflation across the western world: This crisis is not like anything we have seen since President Nixon took the U.S. dollar off gold in 1971 – the end of the era of commodity-based money.

U.S./NATO war

NATO pushing Russia-Ukraine tension to ‘breaking point,’ China warns PressTV

Russian FM: Moscow Will Not Ask Western Sanctions to Be Lifted, Pressure Will Not Change Its Course Sputnik

LPR Militia Discovers Site of Mass Killings Amid Counteroffensive in Donbass Sputnik

Russia-Ukraine war: Head of Mariupol mosque foundation denies strike Middle East Eye

Greeks in Mariupol: “The Russians help us and don’t discriminate like the Ukrainians” (VIDEO) Greek City Times

Mass motor rally in support for Russia held in Belgrade TASS

Many Africans Reject Washington’s Position on Ukraine Crisis Borkena

‘False flag’ chemical attack in Ukraine: a coming attraction Gilbert Doctorow

Who’s Really Plotting A Chemical Weapons False Flag In Ukraine: Moscow Or Kiev? Andrew Korybko

Number of Extremists and Neo-Nazis in Europe Will Increase as They Flee Ukraine Internationalist 360º

Sanctions-Hit Russian Bank Offers Customers Yuan Deposits Oleg Burinov

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