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Workers' rights: Red Daily newswire July 2

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


International left news from July 1.


Black Lives Matter:


The NYC City Council Refuses to Defund the Police and Votes a Racist Anti-Worker Budget


Protesters take their complaints to the home of Minnesota’s governor


Solidarity stand-in held after nooses found at Toronto construction sites


A Police Wellness Check Left Me Terrified and Determined to End the Practice


Belgium:


Belgium mulls charges over 1961 killing of Congo's first elected leader


Canada:



JUSTICE FOR MIGRANT WORKERS CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE CLOSURE OF AGI-FARM SECTOR


Canadian workers go from heroes to under attack


Day of Rage: 800 rally in Halifax in defense of Palestine


Anti-Canada Day Events Challenge Canadians To Expand Perception Of History


A Year for Fare-Free Transit


China:


The Chinese Communist Party Celebrates 99 Years of Existence


US has been exposed for funding last year’s Hong Kong protests


Colombia:


Colombia: 118 Force Members Implicated In Sexual Abuse of Minors


United States:


Revealed: Covid-19 outbreaks at meat-processing plants in US being kept quiet


Internal messages reveal crisis at Houston hospitals as coronavirus cases surge


Advocates demand action after COVID-19 spurs 2,000 reports of anti-Asian bias


Nearly half of American adults are now unemployed


Progressive Lawmakers Call on US to 'Take a Clear Stand' by Suspending Military Aid If Israel Carries Out 'Illegal' Annexation


The US Public Paid to Develop This COVID-19 Drug. It Will Cost $3,000 a Dose.


Bill Clinton’s Serbian War Atrocities Exposed in New Indictment


Venezuela:


Maduro refused control of $1bn in UK vaults by British high court


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