Thursday’s news links – May 26, 2022

Protesters chant and wave Pride flag in Capitol lobby. Photo: Fight Back! News/staff

Trans rights protesters hold Louisiana capitol lobby, removed by security Fight Back! News

Right wing misinformation blames unrelated trans women following Uvalde elementary school massacre TransSafety.Network

Economy

US Federal Reserve says its goal is ‘to get wages down’ Ben Norton

US New Home Sales Plummet, Inventory Rises To The Highest Level Since 2008 Better Dwelling

Housing Bubble Getting Ready to Pop Wolf Street

The Lingering Mystery of Gulf War Syndrome CounterPunch

Climate

A Hot, Deadly Summer Is Coming With Frequent Blackouts MSN

Extreme heat takes over South Asia Peoples Dispatch

Natural gas market is hurtling toward historic winter shortages Bloomberg

Palestine

CNN Suggests Shireen Abu Akleh Was Killed in ‘Targeted Attack by Israeli Forces’ Palestine Chronicle

Pakistan

Pak Army Deployed As Imran Khan’s Protest March Enters Islamabad NDTV

U.S./NATO war

U.S. Increases Aid to Over $100 Million per Day for Ukraine War: A Critique of the West’s Militarized Approach Covert Action Magazine

‘God Will Sort Them Out’: Ukrainians of Donbass Beg NATO to End War Toward Freedom

Nuland-Pyatt Tape Removed From YouTube After 8 Years Consortium News

‘Russia Had To Begin Special Operation To Stop Genocide In Ukraine’: Russian Defence Min Republic World

US tries to force Russian default RT

The EU Needs More Than $1 Trillion For Plan To Ditch Russian Oil And Gas OilPrice


“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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