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Global Protests: Red Daily Newswire June 9

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


International left news from June 8.


Black Lives Matter Protests:


US: Victims' Relatives of Police Violence Demands UN Probe


Police Violence Against Protesters Results in More Deaths and Severe Injuries


George Floyd to be laid to rest in Houston funeral as world watches


Biden campaign opposes calls to 'defund the police'


Protesters across US attacked by cars driven into crowds and men with guns


City councillor calls to defund Toronto police budget


Montreal Police Disperse Peaceful Protesters With Tear Gas


Progressives in Ireland unite to demand justice for George Floyd


Roma boy 'kicked in face' highlights French police brutality claims


Tearing down Colston's statue is not destroying history, it is illuminating it


Burned Leopold II statue removed from Antwerp square


Bolivia:


The NYT Admits Key Falsehoods That Drove Last Year’s Coup in Bolivia: Falsehoods Peddled by the U.S., its Media, and the NYT


'It Was—Then as Now—Clearly a Coup': NYT Finally Gets Around to Reporting OAS Fraud Election Claims in Bolivia Were Bogus


Canada:


'Defund the police' movement gathers momentum in Canada


Ottawa planning fines, imprisonment for fraudulent CERB claims


Billionaire Owner of Western Canadian Supermarket Chain Suggests He’s Powerless to Stop Worker Pay Cut


Capitalist Coronavirus Crisis:


Shutdowns prevented 60 million coronavirus infections in the U.S., study finds


Ecuador:


Ecuador: New Protests Rejecting Moreno's Economic Measures


Israel / Palestine:


Palestinians across the West Bank protest Israeli annexation plans


Dozens Abducted by Israeli Forces in Occupied Palestine


Netanyahu vows all settlements will be annexed July 1, but other lands may wait


Spain:


The Spanish Right Wants to Create Another Venezuela


United States:


Virginia man who plowed his truck into Black Lives Matter crowd is the head of the state’s Ku Klux Klan


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