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imageNurses Join Forces Nationally to Warn Against Early Reopening
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by National Nurses United
June 2, 2020 - As COVID-19 cases continue to climb in the United States, unions representing 230,000 nurses across the country have joined forces to demand hospitals and the government follow strict guidelines before any further reopening measures are taken....
Posted: Tue Jun 2, 2020 4:14PM
text#CancelRent Movement Escalates Amid Growing National Unrest by Posted By Lynda Carson
“We’re at a Breaking Point:” #CancelRent Movement Escalates Amid Growing National Unrest, and Warns that Police Enforcement of Evictions Will Destroy More Black Lives!!!...
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 5:18PM
imageNavajo Loren Tapahe 'My sister is not a number'
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by Brenda Norrell
In a tender memoir, Navajo author and publisher Loren Tapahe remembers his sister Emily, who died from the coronavirus, and reminds us, 'My sister is not a number.'...
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 10:41AM
imageNew COVID-19 infections worldwide hit record levels
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by Patrick Martin (WSWS Repost)
The United States, the richest country in the world has lost far more of its people to the coronavirus than any other nation because of the greed, callousness and sheer incompetence of its ruling elite. In the eyes of working people around the world, this is a political and social disgrace from which American capitalism will never recover....
Posted: Mon Jun 1, 2020 9:18AM
textExtremely Growing Inequality Destroys Democracy by Albrecht Mueller
When one percent have half of the wealth, mistrust and cynicism drown out public spirit and trust between the generations. A fair tax system includes closing tax havens, micro-second trading, stock buybacks and insider trading...
Posted: Thu May 28, 2020 3:54PM
imageWarren holds fundraiser for Biden, drops “MedicareFor All”
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by Jacob Crosse (WSWS Repost)
Elizabeth Warren's populist pretensions were nothing more than a marketing tool, to be discarded as soon as they become inconvenient....
Posted: Thu May 28, 2020 12:18PM
imageUS Death Toll Hits 100,000 People, Trump Made Covid-19 Much Worse
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by Jon Queally, Common Dreams
To assist those wanting a more simple accounting of how President Donald Trump's mishandling of the Covid-19 pandemic, Public Citizen released a fresh list of a dozen specific ways the president's decisions and public pronouncements served to speed up the spread of the deadly virus....
Posted: Thu May 28, 2020 12:20AM
imageCovid-19 resurgence is a real possibility warns a leaked Pentagon memo
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by Lynda Carson
Coronavirus Covid-19 Pandemic...
Posted: Thu May 21, 2020 12:43AM
imageTenants denied rent relief, as Trump Organization seeks rent relief
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by Lynda carson
Coronavirus Covid-19 Pandemic -- #MakeThemPay actions against corporate landlords on May 22 will kick off a week of escalation toward June 1, when the next wave of rent strikes will happen nationally!...
Posted: Tue May 19, 2020 11:30PM
textWorld Health Assembly Wrestles with Coronavirus by Kate Zeller
As the global coronavirus death toll tops 300,000 people, the leaders of the World Health Organization (WHO) prepare to hold their leadership meetings virtually from May 18th - 19th....
Posted: Fri May 15, 2020 6:27PM
imageWearing 'smallpox blankets' Lakota Dakota oppose casinos reopening
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by Brenda Norrell
Wearing 'smallpox blankets,' Standing Rock Lakota and Dakota opposed the plan to re-open casinos. This comes as two coronavirus cases were reported after group testing at Standing Rock....
Posted: Wed May 13, 2020 1:54AM
imagePine Ridge locks down for 72 hours after two Lakotas test positive for coronavirus
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by Brenda Norrell
The Oglala Sioux Nation locked down on Monday night for 72-hours after two Lakotas in Wounded Knee District tested positive for the coronavirus. In the bordertown of Rapid City, a WalMart employee tested positive for coronavirus....
Posted: Tue May 12, 2020 10:34AM
imageCheyenne River Lakota won't back down at checkpoints after South Dakota Gov's threats
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by Brenda Norrell
Cheyenne River Lakota Chairman Harold Frazier said the South Dakota Governor never contacted him, but made fiery statements in the media. Regardless of the threats, Lakota here maintain their checkpoints and are focused on saving lives and halting the spread of coronavirus....
Posted: Sun May 10, 2020 1:41PM
imageOglala Lakota enforce coronavirus border checkpoints after South Dakota Governor's threats
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by Brenda Norrell
On Pine Ridge, Oglala Lakota Police and Lakota warriors are manning protective roadblocks at the tribal border entrances today on Mother's Day, as South Dakota State threatens Native Nations over their coronavirus roadblocks....
Posted: Sun May 10, 2020 12:14PM
imageNavajo coronavirus relief efforts expand and former bordertown mayor counters racism
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by Brenda Norrell
Relief efforts expand as coronavirus cases and deaths increase. Former Mayor of Page, Arizona, joins relief efforts, countering the recent racist incidents in the bordertown of Page. The Navajo Nation reports 103 new cases of coronavirus and three more deaths in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 2,757 and 88 deaths....
Posted: Fri May 8, 2020 2:26AM
imageDisruption of the Earth and Coronavirus: Dineh Louise Benally on First Voices Radio
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by Brenda Norrell
Louise Benally, Dine' of Big Mountain, shares the message of Navajo elders on the disruptions of the earth by mining and the disrespect for Mother Earth that led to the coronavirus. Louise speaks with Lakota Tiokasin Ghosthorse on First Voices Radio today....
Posted: Fri May 8, 2020 2:05AM
imageNavajos receive federal coronavirus funds after filing lawsuit, deaths increase
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by Brenda Norrell
The Navajo Nation receives coronavirus funds after filing a federal lawsuit to halt the U.S. from its funding scam to Interior Secretary's former employers. Navajo coronavirus cases and deaths increased in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 2,654 cases and 85 deaths from coronavirus....
Posted: Thu May 7, 2020 6:53AM
imageNavajo coronavirus deaths increase, as U.S. delays federal stimulus funds
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by Brenda Norrell
The Navajo Nation reports six more deaths and 85 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 2,559 cases and 79 deaths. The U.S. still has not released the allocated stimulus funds of $8 billion to Native Americans in dire need....
Posted: Wed May 6, 2020 6:59AM
imageWe Need You to Read this Letter from Ramsey Orta!
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by WeCopwatch
This is a letter from Ramsey Orta. It outlines everything he has been experiencing these past few months and it implicates the entire command structure at Midstate Correctional Facility from the bottom all the way to the top. We want you to email this letter to everyone!...
Posted: Tue May 5, 2020 9:25AM
imageRNs to Hold Vigil in Memory of El Paso RN Karla Dominguez Who Died of COVID-19
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by National Nurses United
Registered nurses will hold a memorial Wednesday night in memory of Karla Dominguez, a pediatric intensive care nurse at Hospitals of Providence Memorial Campus in El Paso who died of COVID-19....
Posted: Wed Apr 29, 2020 6:00PM