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Labour purge: Red Daily newswire June 26

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


International left news from June 25.


Black Lives Matter Movement:


A month after George Floyd’s death, what has changed?


Breonna Taylor rally: Common, Rapsody join 500-plus in vowing to stand up for Black women


'It’s about the lack of respect': Man sues city of Montreal, arguing racial profiling


A rally to abolish the police to take place in Toronto on Pride Sunday


Seattle: How we won the fight to expel the police guild from our labor council


SHAUN KING: A Private Law Enforcement Group on Facebook is Literally Plotting to Kill Me


Australia:


Bosses prefer casual workers to stay insecure


Australia posts biggest one-day rise in coronavirus cases in two months


Brazil:


A Global Alert on Bolsonaro's Strategy


Canada:


Open Letter: Time to Fundamentally Reassess Canadian Foreign Policy


Kenney speechwriter called residential schools a 'bogus genocide story'


Museum for Human Rights CEO resigns after LGBT censorship, allegations of racism, harrassment


Meng, Huawei and Canadian Law: Soap, Rinse and Dry-Laundered


Bill 61 is a troubling sign of rising authoritarianism in Québec


Group That Ran Anti-Teacher Attack Ads Featuring Fake Mom Violated Ontario Elections Act


Ecuador:


Ecuador Has the Highest Rate of Excess Deaths From COVID-19


India:


Congress, Left to join forces against TMC, BJP in run-up to Bengal polls


Israel / Palestine:


Israeli teens to Netanyahu: ‘Stop annexation as soon as possible’


United Kingdom:


Rebecca Long-Bailey Sacked As Shadow Education Secretary


Starmer faces backlash from leftwing MPs over Long-Bailey sacking


Sacking Long-Bailey is a disgrace: it's proof Starmer is leading a witch-hunt against the left


United States:


'Unfathomable Cruelty': Trump Files Legal Brief Aiming to Kick 20 Million Off Health Insurance in Middle of Pandemic


'Downright Dangerous': Trump Moves to End Federal Support for Testing Sites as US Sees Record Daily Spike in Covid-19 Infections


How the Virus Won


Trump says the coronavirus is 'going away.' His own task force disagrees.


Coronavirus updates: US reports more than 34,000 new cases in single day


Florida governor under fire over claims state is 'cooking the books' on Covid-19


Rashida Tlaib pushes to free US inmates from coronavirus 'death sentence’


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