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Greed & the pandemic: Red Daily newswire July 3

With news from the Black Lives Matter movement, the US, Canada and elsewhere


International left news from July 2.


Black Lives Matter:



'This Is Horrendous': US Military Confirms Bayonets Were Issued to Troops Responding to George Floyd Protests


Police unions have helped shield officers from accountability. Now they're facing unprecedented backlash


A 911 call, a racial slur, a refusal to cash a check. This is what it's like for some Black bank customers


Christopher Columbus statue removed from Columbus City Hall


Sawant Condemns Durkan’s Attack on Capitol Hill Organized Protest


David Starkey dropped by publisher and university positions after racist remarks


Australia: Black Lives Matter protesters to take to the streets again — Join the protests this weekend




Austria:


Communist youth in Austria resist fascist mobilizations


Canada:


Loblaws employees say stores are handling COVID-19 unsafely, putting them at risk


Supreme Court rejects Indigenous challenge to Trans Mountain pipeline approval


Kill the Mass Eviction Bill: Ford Escalates Threat of Mass Evictions


United Kingdom:


As Domestic Abuse Rises, U.K. Failings Leave Victims in Peril


Young People Are Leaving the Labour Party Because of Keir Starmer


Labour Leader Keir Starmer Appeals To Black People Not To Leave The Party


United States:


LA's Covid-19 'explosion': overwhelmed hospitals, struggling workers, shuttered restaurants


'Greed Is a Danger to Public Health': Progressive Caucus Urges Ban on Big Pharma Coronavirus Price-Gouging


Inquiry Prompted by Trump’s Hurricane Dorian Claim Is Being Blocked, Investigator Says


Eviction protest turns violent as crowd is pepper-sprayed by deputies; courthouse damaged


Baltimore Court Reinstates $38 Million in Damages to Family of Korryn Gaines, Killed by Police


Protesters With Plastic Pitchforks Just Showed Up to Billionaires’ Mansions in the Hamptons


Venezuela:


Trump used looted Venezuelan public money to build border wall with Mexico


The High Court's ruling boosts imperialist aggression and piracy against Venezuela


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