Monday’s news links – June 13, 2022

31 people with ties to White nationalist group arrested for conspiracy to riot near a Pride parade in Idaho CNN

Incarcerated LGBTQ+ Adults and Youth  Sentencing Project

This fact sheet examines the criminalization and over-incarceration of LGBTQ+ adults and youth. The LGBTQ+ population is comprised of people with non-heterosexual identities—those who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, and others—and people with non-cisgender identities—those who are trans and gender non-conforming. LGBTQ+ adults are incarcerated at three times the rate of the total adult population. LGBTQ+ youth’s representation among the incarcerated population is double their share of the general population.

The Latest For-Profit “Advantage” Assault on Medicare Exposed The Hartmann Report

Boris Johnson tells workers to accept pay cuts or UK faces 1970s–style ‘stagflation’ Independent

Cheng Enfu: Economic development in socialist countries – great achievements and future prospects Friends of Socialist China

Venezuelan workers march in support of govt. and reject exclusion from Summit of the Americas Peoples Dispatch

Interview with Black Lives Matter organizer at Workers’ Summit of the Americas FightBack!

Messy Summit of the Americas highlights contrast in US, China hosting styles South China Morning Post

U.S./NATO war

Ukraine’s At Risk of Losing War With Russia: Military Official Newsweek

Russia likely to seize all of Luhansk in coming weeks, U.S. official says Washington Post

Pentagon Admits Supporting 46 Biolabs in Ukraine Orinoco Tribune

Kremlin Responds After Polish EU Official Says West Should Give Ukraine Nukes Tyler Durden

How to stay cool in hot weather Climate Connections

Heat waves can strain your heart and kidneys, so plan ahead for how you’ll find relief during the next hot spell.

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