Saturday’s news links – May 7, 2022

Raising awareness for missing and murdered Indigenous people Indian Country Today

Advocates seek to call attention to sex tourism in Hawaii, missing and murdered indigenous women KITV

Investigation Shows Hundreds of US Cops Being Trained by Far-Right Extremists Common Dreams

Mark Esper Waited Two Years to Tell Us Trump Wanted Troops to Shoot George Floyd Protesters Intercept

Video: Former defense secretary says Trump proposed bombing Mexico CNN

Trump Encouraged Elon Musk to Buy Twitter, Truth Social CEO Devin Nunes Says Truthout

US stocks suffer longest streak of weekly losses in over a decade Tom Whipple

Solomon Islands PM warns of invasion by Australia and U.S. MR Online

Brazil’s Lula proposes creating Latin American currency to ‘be freed of US dollar’ dependency Multipolarista

Brazil’s left-wing leader Lula da Silva says if he wins the 2022 presidential elections, “we are going to create a currency in Latin America,” called the Sur (“South”), to combat “the dependency on the dollar”

U.S./NATO war

Biden is sending Ukraine billions of dollars of weaponry it can’t use properly Scott Ritter

Showdown at “Credibility Gulch” in Ukraine War Covert Action Magazine

Did UN Secretary-General Guterres Commit A War Crime At Azovstal? John Helmer

U.S. Pushes Fake Stories To Goad Russia Into Escalation Moon of Alabama

United States seeks to provoke Russia into escalation in Ukraine Defend Democracy

Germany

From Peaceniks To Hawks?: Germany’s Greens Have Transformed in the Face of Russia’s War Der Spiegel

Germany: Bad News Far Outweighs the Good Ray McGovern

EU calls for confiscation of frozen Russian assets RT


“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


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