• The Left Chapter

Charges & Defunding: Red Daily Newswire June 18

With news from the Black Lives Matter movement, Bolivia, Serbia and elsewhere.


International left news from June 17.


Black Lives Matter Movement:


Ex-Atlanta police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks charged with felony murder


Philadelphia City Council Approves Preliminary Budget That Includes $33 Million In Cuts To Police Department


FAMILY OF BLACK MISSISSIPPI MAN KILLED BY POLICE RECEIVES NARROW EXPLANATION FOR DROPPED MANSLAUGHTER CASE


The Heart of the Uprising in Minneapolis


Air Force Sergeant Tied to Far-Right Boogaloo Movement Arrested for Killing Two Officers


Aunt Jemima brand to change name, remove image that's 'based on racial stereotype'


Uncle Ben's and Mrs. Butterworth's follow Aunt Jemima phasing out racial stereotypes in logos


Cecil Rhodes: Oxford University to remove statue of imperialist after anti-racism protests


Conservative MP: People Need to ‘Take a Deep Breath’ and ‘Get Over’ Death of George Floyd


Toronto restaurant owner fears harassment over police protest sign


Bolivia:


Bolivia's Coup-Born Regime Proposes Further Delay of Elections


Bolivia: Senate Speaker Rejects Proposal to Postpone Elections


Canada:



Canada loses its bid for seat on UN Security Council


The extension of the CERB is no victory for workers


Scrap Bill 175: reverse the privatization of home and community care


Ontario considers 'good faith' immunity from COVID-19 lawsuits


Jagmeet Singh booted from House of Commons for calling Bloc MP ‘racist’


Climate Emergency:


Climate crisis: alarm at record-breaking heatwave in Siberia


Denmark:


Danish Communists Protest Granting Government Aid to Companies Operating from Tax Havens


Serbia:


Scandal in Serbia: Authorities block Communist Party's participation in June 21 general election!


United States:


Eliot Engel Down by Double Digits in New Poll


'Our bills won't wait': the Florida town where farm laborers risk their lives to work amid Covid-19


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