● NEWS ● #truthout ☞ Thousands Protest Against #Police Violence Outside US Embassies in #UK and #Spain https://truthout.org/articles/thousands-protest-against-police-violence-outside-us-embassies-in-uk-and-spain/
Protests over the police killing of George Floyd have also taken place in France, Mexico, Jamaica and Ireland.
It was the biggest demonstration by the Israeli left wing in many years, and was remarkable for its mixed character, with both Jewish and Palestinian Israelis coming out... Arab48 reports that some
● NEWS ● #commondreams #Palestine #Israel ☞ Palestinian Lives Matter: Huge Jewish-Arab Rally in #TelAviv Decries Netanyahu's Plan to Annex 1/3 of West Bank https://www.commondreams.org/views/2020/06/07/palestinian-lives-matter-huge-jewish-arab-rally-tel-aviv-decries-netanyahus-plan
Scalia has rolled back rules that protected workers' retirement security. This should be seen as a gift to private equity firms, not a favor to workers... Private Equity (PE) firms have had their eye
● NEWS ● #commondreams #Finance ☞ New Labor Department Guidance Allows Risky Private Equity Investments in Workers' 401(k) Accounts https://www.commondreams.org/views/2020/06/07/new-labor-department-guidance-allows-risky-private-equity-investments-workers-401k
Such a policy would not only address suffering caused by COVID, but push back against the worst parts of capitalism.
● NEWS ● #truthout #Finance #UBI ☞ We Need a Universal Basic Income Now and After COVID-19 https://truthout.org/articles/we-need-a-universal-basic-income-now-and-after-covid-19/