Tuesday’s news links – May 24, 2022

Abortion in Cuba vs US shows which country is truly democratic Calla Walsh

In Cuba, abortion and all healthcare is free, and enshrined in a constitution democratically voted on by the people. In the US, nine unelected, life-long judges control society based on a 1787 constitution written by slaveowners.

Video Game Workers Win Union Election At Activision Blizzard Subsidiary Labor411

Trader Joe’s workers push to unionize amid wave of organizing efforts Guardian

Pete Buttigieg: Hungry Babies, Regrettably, Are Just the Price of the Free Market Jacobin

Food and energy tycoons made $1 billion every 2 days amid soaring inflation while millions ‘are skipping meals, turning off the heating’: Oxfam Business Insider

Brazil

The army is with Bolsonaro, putting Brazil at risk of a coup Claudia Fanti

Japan

Japanese anti-war groups protest against Quad meeting amid Biden’s visit Global Times

Venezuela

Esper admits terror plotting against Venezuela Kawsachun News

China

China says US shipped $70 bln worth of weapons to Taiwan TASS

U.S./NATO war

Lockheed Martin Gave Over $250k to Politicians as They Discussed Ukraine Bills Truthout

German cars can’t run without Russian gas – BMW production chief RT

To Swedish and Finnish citizens from Italy: NATO, if you know it you avoid it! Angelo Baracca


“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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