Tuesday’s news links – May 3, 2022

Exclusive: Supreme Court has voted to overturn abortion rights, draft opinion shows Politico

Evictions Accelerate in New York NYTimes

Diesel Spikes to WTF Record $5.51, Gasoline Jumps to $4.18 Wolf Street

Why every American should care that diesel prices are surging across the country Freightwaves

It’s not looking good for 2022 Michael Roberts

In sum: slowing growth, rising inflation and interest rates, falling financial returns; rising risk of defaults on loans; and war.

Trump Wanted Black Lives Matter Protesters to Be Shot, Says Former Defense Secretary Rolling Stone

Cuba

Revolutionary Cuban Leader Ricardo Alarcon has Died Resumen

Chinese Media Reveals Next Region NATO Plans to Destabilise Sputnik

Russia’s gas

EU Rejects Russia’s Ruble-For-Gas Scheme, Warns Of Supply Shock Oilprice

Paying For Gas Via Russia-Proposed Mechanism is Violation of Sanctions, EU Official Says Sputnik

U.S. Fuel Exports Are Draining Domestic Diesel And Gasoline Supplies Oilprice

U.S./NATO war

Ukraine’s Army Is In A Very Bad State – More Fighting Will Only Destroy It Moon of Alabama

The West is very afraid of a Russian victory in Ukraine Vladimir Kornilov, Novosti

America’s ideological blinkers and the Ukraine war Gilbert Doctorow


All over the world, wherever there are capitalists, freedom of the press means freedom to buy up newspapers, to buy writers, to bribe, buy and fake ‘public opinion’ for the benefit of the bourgeoisie. (V.I. Lenin, A Letter To G. Myasnikov, August 1921, Marxists Internet Archive)


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