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CHAZ: Red Daily Newswire June 12

With news from the Black Lives Matter protests, Canada, Colombia and elsewhere.


International left news from June 11.


Black Lives Matter Protests:


Welcome to the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone, where Seattle protesters gather without police


Free Food, Free Speech and Free of Police: Inside Seattle’s ‘Autonomous Zone’



Cops Are Getting Fired Over Their Racist Social Media Posts


'I can't breathe,' Oklahoma man tells police before dying. 'I don't care,' officer responds.


Tennessee Lawmakers Vote To Keep KKK Leader’s Bust In Capitol, Igniting Protests


Group tears down Columbus statue outside Minnesota State Capitol


Trump hails Confederate names, monuments, and military bases


LOUISVILLE METRO COUNCIL AGREES TO BAN NO-KNOCK RAIDS FOLLOWING THE POLICE KILLING OF BREONNA TAYLOR


ATLANTA’S MAYOR WANTS $13 MILLION MORE FOR POLICE. FOUR OFFICERS WERE JUST FIRED FOR USING EXCESSIVE FORCE.


A Tale of Two Protests: Why the U.S. Ruling Class Loves Hong Kong Protests But Hates the Minneapolis-Led Rebellion


Starbucks bans employees from wearing anything in support of Black Lives Matter


A WHITE WOMAN, RACISM AND A POODLE


Brazil:


Brazil and the COVID-19 disaster: the current dystopia must be overcome


Canada:



Court documents detail allegations of violence, cruelty and racism by northern RCMP


Data shows "exceptionally high child poverty rates in Black, Indigenous communities"


Former employees of Canadian Museum for Human Rights say they faced racism, mistreatment


Loblaw ends pandemic pay even as the "danger has not passed"


Court strikes down Manitoba's 'draconian' wage freeze bill


B.C. records highest number of fatal overdoses in a single month, with 170 deaths


WORKERS WON’T RECOVER WITHOUT CLASS STRUGGLE


BUILD THE RESISTANCE, BREAK THE CHAIN


Colombia:


Colombia: US Troops in Country Seek International Conflict


India:


US protests trigger calls by India's Dalits to end discrimination


International:


Racism is at the heart of fast fashion – it's time for change


United States:


Trump authorizes sanctions on International Criminal Court officials


International Criminal Court Rejects US Government Sanctions


Voter suppression in Georgia portends catastrophe for November


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