Monday’s news links – April 18, 2022

Patrick Lyoya family, lawyers call for justice, threaten lawsuit Detroit Free Press

Florida says it rejected math textbooks for referring to critical race theory Axios

Rent Prices Are Truly, Deeply Fucked Right Now Vice

Detroit renters deserve representation in eviction court Detroit Free Press

Crypto crash

‘Absolute Disaster’—Serious Crypto Price Crash Warning Issued After Bitcoin, Ethereum, BNB, XRP, Solana, Cardano, Luna, And Avalanche Go Into Free Fall Forbes

Riots in Sweden after Far-Right Group Burns the Koran Orinoco Tribune

Israeli forces assault a Palestinian man in the courtyard of al-Aqsa Mosque on 17 April 2022.

Palestine

Israeli forces storm al-Aqsa Mosque for second time in 48 hours Middle East Eye

The Israeli Attack on Al-Aqsa Mosque is not Local but an Insult to Muslims Worldwide Middle East Monitor

How Zionism is fuelling a religious war over al-Aqsa Mosque MR Online

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka on the Brink Foreign Affairs

How the Pandemic and War in Ukraine Led to Economic Collapse

Protests intensify in Sri Lanka as economy goes off the rails Peoples Dispatch

Pakistan

Imran Khan’s Fall: Political and Security Implications for Pakistan Crisisgroup

Pakistan bombs Afghan border areas after attack on convoy, civilians dead The Print

Taliban summons Pakistan’s ambassador over airstrikes in Afghanistan Times of India

Ukraine

Testimony Reveals Zelensky’s Secret Police Plot to ‘Liquidate’ Opposition Figure Anatoly Shariy MPN

Ukraine completes questionnaire for EU membership Reuters

U.S./NATO war

US, EU sacrificing Ukraine to ‘weaken Russia’: fmr. NATO adviser JACQUES BAUD Grayzone

“One less traitor”: Zelensky oversees campaign of assassination, kidnapping and torture of political opposition Grayzone

Return of Pax Americana MK Bhadrakumar

Ukraine crisis is about US strategy to reimpose Western dominance on Asia

Liberal Russophobia and War Propaganda Black Agenda Report

“Real war, propaganda war.” The case of Mariupol. The Scrum

“Lies, truth, and forensics in Ukraine.” The case of Bucha. The Scrum

When do corpses begin to smell?

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