Daily Archives: June 9, 2022

2022-06-09: News Headlines

Staff (2022-06-09). China Displaces US in terms of Trade in Latin America. orinocotribune.com China has beaten the US in trade in much of Latin America during the presidency of current US President Joe Biden. | An exclusive analysis by the British news agency According to the analysis, except for Mexico, which is Washington's main trading partner, China has surpassed Washington trade with Latin America and has widened the gap more t…

Staff (2022-06-09). President Maduro Advances Intense Agenda in Tàºrkiye. orinocotribune.com Caracas, June 8, 2022 ( Tàºrkiye is the first leg of the Eurasian tour that the Venezuelan president is fulfilling and many analyst expect that it will also continue to Russ…

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-09). Sweden's NATO Bid in Jeopardy Over Turkey's Demands. news.antiwar.com Sweden's NATO bid got a lot more complicated this week after the Swedish government barely survived a no-confidence vote against its justice minister prompted by a rise in gang violence. In order to survive the vote, Sweden's ruling Social Democrats needed the support of Amineh Kakabaveh, an independent MP of Kurdish-Iranian heritage. Kakabaveh voted with …

WSWS (2022-06-09). President of PEN Germany resigns after demanding more weapons for Ukraine. wsws.org This comparison of Hitler's war of extermination against the Soviet Union—in which almost 30 million Soviet citizens, including countless victims from Ukraine as well as millions of Jews, were murdered— with the Putin regime's war against Ukraine amounts to a brazen trivialisation of Nazi crimes.

Evan Reif (2022-06-09). How Pre-WW II Ukrainian Fascists Pioneered Brutal Terror Techniques; Later Improved By CIA, Now Ironically Taught to Descendants. covertactionmagazine.com "Terror will be not only a means of self-defense, but also a form of agitation, which will affect friend and …

Abdul Rahman (2022-06-09). Anti-Russia policies brew trouble for the West. peoplesdispatch.org The US, EU, and several of their allies continue to push policies prolonging the war in Ukraine despite domestic populations facing an unprecedented rise in prices of basic commodities and poorer nation staring at an imminent food crisis…

Dick Nichols (2022-06-09). As Russian anti-war sentiment grows, will Ukraine be Putin's Vietnam? greenleft.org.au Anti-war sentiment continues to grow inside Russia, as the death toll rises among soldiers from some of Russia's most ethnically marginalised and poorest peoples, reports Dick Nichols.

Emil Avdaliani (2022-06-09). While the Cat's Away: EU Advances South Caucasus Peace. moderndiplomacy.eu As Russia's war against Ukraine continues to preoccupy the Kremlin, there are signs of hope in the South Caucasus. Locked in a bloody conflict less than two years ago, Armenia and Azerbaijan are seeking to agree on a peace deal under the auspices of the European Union (EU). Meanwhile, Turkey and Armenia — also long …

Dr. Arshad M. Khan (2022-06-09). Ukraine War Wheat Shortages Affect Also Africa. moderndiplomacy.eu President Macky Sall of Senegal recently visited Vladimir Putin to lobby on behalf of Africa. There is an economic stranglehold on Ukraine plus sanctions against Russia and Belarus with the result that Africans are suffering. Africa relies on cheap Ukrainian and Russian wheat. Ukraine alone grows enough of it to feed 400 million people and …

Anand Naidoo (2022-06-09). The Heat: Ukraine conflict could lead to global food crisis. america.cgtn.com The UN warns the Russia-Ukraine conflict could soon lead to a global food crisis.

Contributing Writers (2022-06-09). A New Generation of US-trained Extremists Is Fighting Russia. Are We Prepared for the Blowback?/ By T.J. Coles. marktaliano.net By T.J. Coles Global Research, June 08, 2022 The Grayzone 31 May 2022 To receive Global Research's Daily Newsletter (selected articles), click here. Visit and follow us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook. Feel free to repost and …

Fight Back (2022-06-09). Letter to trans youth: Louisiana's sports ban won't defeat us. fightbacknews.org Fight Back News Service is circulating the following statement from the Realnewsauthor"> Campaign | Dear trans and gender non-conforming youth in Louisiana, | On June 6, our bigoted state government hit us hard when Democratic Governor John Bel Edwards allowed the anti-trans sports ban to become law. He tried to "play both sides" by criticizing the bill, but still refusing to veto. This decision was cowardly, and it stabbed us in the back. Democrats in the legislature deserted us, with 20 of them either abstaining or voting for the ban. Like last year, Democrats even co-authored the bill – Senators Gregory Tarver, Franc…

WSWS (2022-06-09). Chancellor Scholz in Lithuania: Germany boosts combat troops for war against Russia. wsws.org Germany is playing an increasingly aggressive role in NATO's war offensive against Russia. During his visit to Lithuania on Tuesday, Chancellor Olaf Scholz announced Germany would increase the number of its combat troops on the ground…

Anonymous103 (2022-06-09). US Cyberattacks On Russia Could Escalate To Real-World Conflict. southfront.org If the US/NATO insist(s) that Article 5 could be invoked in response to cyberattacks, why doesn't the same apply to Russia? | Written by Drago Bosnic, independent geopolitical and military analyst | Carl von Clausewitz, a prominent Prussian general described war as "merely the continuation of policy by other means." This perfectly describes the political West's relationship with the world. However, against Russia, it is unable to conduct what late Donald Rumsfeld euphemistically called "kinet…

WSWS (2022-06-09). Rally in Auckland, New Zealand promotes US-NATO war against Russia. wsws.org The rally, falsely described by pseudo-left groups as an "anti-war" event, was addressed by Auckland mayor and former Labour Party minister Phil Goff, who was a prominent member of the government that sent troops to join the illegal wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.

WSWS (2022-06-09). San Francisco DA recalled as Democratic Party shifts further to the right. wsws.org The defeat of liberal Chesa Boudin by billionaire-financed Democratic opponents was the most important contest in the elections and primaries held Tuesday across seven states.

Nataliya Braginsky (2022-06-09). In the Wake of Uvalde, a Teacher's Plea for Police-Free Schools. zcomm.org My students are safer in classrooms without cops. The latest mass school shooting only makes that clearer…

Dave DeCamp (2022-06-09). Austin Expected to Hold First In-Person Meeting With Chinese Defense Minister. news.antiwar.com Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin is expected to hold his first in-person meeting with his Chinese counterpart, Wei Fenghe, on the sidelines of the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore that starts this Friday. The meeting will come amid soaring tensions between the US and China over Taiwan. Wei is expected to ask Austin to clarify US …

Binoy Kampmark (2022-06-09). Spanish court calls Pompeo to testify over Assange surveillance. greenleft.org.au Former CIA director and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been summoned to testify on the conduct of a private security firm hired to spy on Julian Assange while he was in the Ecuadori

M.K. Bhadrakumar (2022-06-09). Creating Cold War conditions in Asia isn't easy. peoplesdispatch.org The Achilles heel of the US' Cold War strategy is that it lacks an inspiring economic agenda. The US' Cold War strategy is primarily in military terms, whereas what impresses Asian countries is economic clout…

WSWS (2022-06-09). French health care workers mount one-day nationwide strike. wsws.org The strike in France is part of a broader, international mobilization of health care workers against the murderous official handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and the subordination of health care to private profit.

WSWS (2022-06-09). The pandemic is not over! Build a movement of educators, parents and students for COVID-19 elimination! wsws.org Opposition to herd immunity and support for basic protective measures remains strong among broad sections of working people. These widespread sentiments must be directed towards the mobilization of the working class to fight for a global strategy to eliminate COVID-19.

WSWS (2022-06-09). South Korean ruling conservative party secures victory in local elections. wsws.org The conservative People Power Party has pledged to preside over sweeping attacks on the jobs, wages and conditions of the working class, while continuing the bipartisan program of mass COVID infection that has claimed more than 24,000 lives.

Poor People's Campaign (2022-06-09). Friday 6/17: National Memorial Service for Lives Lost to COVID, Gun Violence, War and Poverty w/ PPC. indybay.org Online via livestream: www.poorpeoplescampaign.org/livestream/ | In-person at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C…

____ (2022-06-09). Reins tightened on medical practices. ecns.cn China will target violations related to COVID-19, medical insurance fraud and livestreaming sales that involve health workers during the latest crackdown on irregular practices in the healthcare sector.

Global Research News (2022-06-09). Selected Articles: The Devastating Impacts of the COVID-19 Vaccine Confirmed: We Were Lied to: Game Over, We Won. globalresearch.ca By I now have a survey question that, when tested against a neutral audience, gives a …

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-09). México propone refundar la OEA en la Cumbre de las Américas. telesurtv.net México criticó la postura del organismo regional frente algunas naciones durante la pandemia de la Covid-19.

Harvey Markowitz (2022-06-09). Pride in 'the CLE'. workers.org Cleveland In the first LGBTQ+ Pride parade since the COVID-19 pandemic began, and possibly the largest in Cleveland history, thousands marched through downtown June 4. Most of the marchers were young, with some carrying signs or wearing T-shirts in solidarity with trans youth. On June 1, at 11: 15 p.m., the . . . |

____ (2022-06-09). Beijing says it will stand firm beside its neighbors. ecns.cn China will stand with Sri Lanka and other South Asian countries to overcome difficulties, be it a natural disaster, financial crisis, or the COVID-19 epidemic, as the country has always done, Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said on Wednesday.

____ (2022-06-09). Beijing reports 1 new local COVID-19 case, 26 patients discharged from hospital. ecns.cn Beijing reported one new locally transmitted COVID-19 case and no asymptomatic cases on Wednesday, said Beijing Municipal Health Commission on its official WeChat account on Thursday.

Staff (2022-06-09). Tania Crombet: Voz de la ciencia cubana en la Cumbre de los Pueblos (+ Video). cubadebate.cu La Doctora Tania Crombet Ramos, directora de Investigaciones Clínicas del Centro de Inmunología Molecular, participó el miércoles en la Cumbre de los Pueblos, donde compartió la experiencia cubana en materia de salud, resiliencia y el papel de la ciencia para enfrentar la pandemia de COVID-19, empeño en que fue fundamental el empleo de tecnología cubana.

____ (2022-06-09). COVID-19 cases in Chinese mainland drop below 1,000. ecns.cn With the COVID-19 pandemic brought under control in the Chinese mainland, total confirmed cases have dropped to 906 as of Wednesday, according to the National Health Commission (NHC).

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic Minute: High-intensity workouts and reducing risk of injury. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org High-intensity function training, such as boot camp-type exercise classes, continues to grow in popularity, especially as many COVID-19 restrictions have relaxed. In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Edward Laskowski, co-director of Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine, explains how someone can reap the benefits of this type of exercise while avoiding injury. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/kNqNSA-m3kk Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (0: 59) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News Network." Read…

Staff (2022-06-09). Cuba confirma 29 casos de COVID-19 y no registra ningún fallecido por la enfermedad. cubadebate.cu Al cierre de este 8 de junio se encontraban ingresados un total de 950 pacientes: 34 en vigilancia, 823 sospechosos y 93 confirmados activos, informó el Ministerio de Salud Pública en su parte diario. De esos activos, 91 presentan una evolución clínica estable y dos pacientes están en estado crítico.

Jeremy Brecher (2022-06-09). Unions Making a Green New Deal from Below, Part 1. zcomm.org While Washington struggles over job and climate programs, unions around the country are making their own climate-protecting, justice-promoting jobs programs…

Khubaka, Michael Harris (2022-06-09). Sacramento Region Juneteenth Celebrations of Freedom. indybay.org Freedom is never free, and our unique "California Grown" Journey from Slavery to Freedom began in 1535 with Spanish Conquistadors arriving in Baja California Sur and the Mission/Presidio System of enslaved and free people of African and Indigenous descent began a long and difficult path of generational genocide, enslavement and affliction to arrive at a new beginning we call 1865 Juneteenth, Freedom Day Celebration.

TeleSUR, mcs, MER (2022-06-09). Pdte Maduro llega a Argelia como parte de su gira internacional. telesurtv.net La visita oficial del jefe de Estado venezolano permitirá ampliar y profundizar las relaciones bilaterales, tras su viaje a Türkiye.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-06-09). Delegaciones de Venezuela y Argelia sostienen reunión ministerial. telesurtv.net Pdte. Nicolás Maduro fue recibido por su homólogo argelino, Abdelmadjid Tebboune. Ambos países examinan la marcha de sus vínculos.

Ana Temu Otting (2022-06-09). How ICE Sidesteps the Law to Find and Deport People. aclu.org On an idle Tuesday afternoon, I received the call I had always feared most: My brother had been picked up by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). The tactic the officers used was not new. My brother's probation officer had shared his meeting time with ICE, and they had waited outside of the building to arrest him. A year later, in 2019, I was able to call my brother to tell him Colorado had

Huitzilopochtli Marron (2022-06-09). National City community fights back against racist lowriding ban. liberationnews.org The historic tradition of cruising that united the community and embraced Chicano culture has been banned in National City since 1992 due to racist discrimination.

Natalia Marques (2022-06-09). Another world is possible, but we have to make it so: Building a People's Summit. peoplesdispatch.org The People's Summit for Democracy is far beyond an alternative to Biden's Summit of the Americas. It is a call for something entirely new…

G. Dunkel (2022-06-09). African famine: the role of sanctions. workers.org When the crops fail after drought in Chad, as happened this year, people are driven to hunt for wild grain and fruit to survive famine, as here in 2016. Chad, in the middle of Africa, is a landlocked country with 16 million people. It is one of the three poorest . . . |

Kungu Al-Mahadi Adam (2022-06-09). Capital One Group, PRAU launch Uganda's first ever state of PR Survey. plusnews.ug Capital One Group (COG), in partnership with the Public Relations Association of Uganda (PRAU), have launched the first-ever "State of the PR Survey" in Uganda. The first-ever state of the PR survey in Uganda will offer an excellent opportunity to PR practitioners in the private and public sectors, members of the academia, journalists and other …

Workers World Party (2022-06-09). PDF of June 9 issue. workers.org Download the PDF. Profit-hungry company lures youth to guns editorial: LGBTQ+ for socialism: 'We want to live!' PRIDE: Class roots of anti‚Äëtrans laws Events challenge police, corporate control, transphobia Labor fights back: Lockout by war profiteers Seattle museum union Boston baristas strike Tear down the walls: Palestine Freedom Tunnel Stop . . . |

Norman Solomon (2022-06-09). Media and Congress Enable Binden's Silence on Nuclear War Danger. indybay.org So many evasive words…

Pablo Manríquez (2022-06-09). EXCLUSIVE: Ocasio-Cortez on the Future of Puerto Rico Status Act. latinorebels.com WASHINGTON, D.C. — Days after Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) traveled to Puerto Rico with three fellow House members to hold a public forum to discuss the new Puerto Rico Status Act Discussion Draft, Latino Rebels caught up with the New York Democrat on Wednesday evening for an update on the bill.

Peoples Dispatch (2022-06-09). Daily Round-up | UN report on human rights violations in Palestine & other stories. peoplesdispatch.org In this episode, we bring you stories from Palestine, Brazil, the famine in Somalia and a strike by Australian public health workers…

Middle East Children's Alliance (2022-06-09). Sunday 7/17: Ride for Palestine. indybay.org 1101 8th St, Berkeley, CA 94710…

Socialist Alternative Bay Area (2022-06-09). Friday 6/10: Protest at Pelosi's Office: Do Not Surrender, Defend Abortion Rights! indybay.org On Mission St at 7th St in San Francisco, outside the courtyard of the Federal Building…

No Decision Today (2022-06-09). While Waiting for Supreme Court Decision on Abortion, Large Street Protest in SF. indybay.org The Supreme Court released only one decision Wednesday, June 8 but it was not the anticipated case that would determine the fate of Roe v. Wade.

José Luis Granados Ceja (2022-06-09). Regional Leaders Snub Summit of the Americas as Activists Hold 'People's Summit'. venezuelanalysis.com In the lead up to the meeting, journalists and activists confronted figures such as US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and OAS Secretary-General Luis Almagro.

Fight Back (2022-06-09). Minneapolis fights for community-owned sustainable urban farm. fightbacknews.org Minneapolis, MN – 25 community members and organizers entered Mayor Jacob Frey's office, June 6, to demand that the city stop stifling the East Phillips neighborhood's efforts to build a community-owned sustainable urban farm on the site of an unused Roofing Depot plant in their neighborhood. The coalition was led by the Climate Justice Committee and the East Phillips Neighborhood Institute (EPNI). | The site, which has decades' worth of toxic arsenic waste in its soil and structures, is slated to be demolished by the city to accommodate more public works facilities. This would throw all of these toxins into the…

Sanket Jain (2022-06-09). Photo Essay: Diseases Spike for Indian Farm Workers As Climate Changes. towardfreedom.org India witnessed the hottest March in 122 years. With temperatures several times crossing 49 degrees Celsius (120 degrees Fahrenheit) in northern India, heat waves amplified the existing divisions between the poor and well-off, reports Sanket Jain.

Andy Kroll (2022-06-09). Fewer Big (or Any Size) Men on Campus. tomdispatch.com In the last week of her life, my mother extracted a promise from me. "Make sure," she said, "that Orion goes to college." I swore that I would, although I wasn't at all sure how I'd make it happen. Even in the year 2000, average tuitions were almost 10 times what my own undergraduate school had charged 30 years earlier. I knew that sending my nephew to college would cost more money than I'd have when the time came. If he was going to college, like his aunt before him, he'd need financial help. The difference was that his "help" was likely to come not as a grant, but as life-defining loans. "Orion," by the way, is…

Sandipan Talukdar (2022-06-09). Microplastic burden in Indian Ocean clearly measurable, says new study. peoplesdispatch.org The study revealed that, on average, microplastic particles and fibers in one cubic meter of water were found in the near-surface water of the Indian Ocean…

Peoples Dispatch (2022-06-09). Algeria to suspend friendship treaty, imports from Spain over Western Sahara. peoplesdispatch.org Spain, a former colonial power, decided to recognize to support Morocco's position on Western Sahara earlier this year going against its long-held stance of backing a UN-led referendum to decide the status of the territory…

Derrick Crowe (2022-06-09). People's Action and Citizen Action of Wisconsin Endorse Mandela Barnes for Senate. peoplesaction.org WASHINGTON, D.C.—People's Action and Citizen Action of Wisconsin today announced their endorsement of Lt. Gov. Mandela Barnes to represent Wisconsin in the United States Senate. The groups cited Barnes as one of the top opportunities for progressive champions to win in Republican-held turf in 2022, cheering his strong positions on jobs, labor, and climate issues. …

Isabella (2022-06-09). We'll All Need Home Care Someday. inequality.org

WSWS (2022-06-09). Australia: Striking NSW public sector workers call for united struggle against wage cap. wsws.org One worker said: "I think everyone should get together, not just our little part of the bubble. Everyone needs to stand united, shut down the government all in one day."

WSWS (2022-06-09). World Bank warns of soaring prices and global recession. wsws.org It has significantly reduced its forecast for global growth from 5.7 percent in 2021 to just 2.9 percent this year, a cut of nearly one-third in its forecast of 4.1 percent issued in January this year…

WSWS (2022-06-09). China warns of US-led "provocative" military actions in South and East China Seas. wsws.org Chinese data pointed to a pattern of deliberately intrusive US, Canadian and Australian surveillance flights that could easily trigger military clashes with China.

WSWS (2022-06-09). Amazon obstructs congressional investigation into deadly Illinois tornado disaster. wsws.org The House Committee on Oversight and Reform has accused Amazon of obstructing its investigation into the deadly collapse of the company's DLI4 warehouse facility in Edwardsville, Illinois during a massive tornado storm in 2021.

WSWS (2022-06-09). The death of Steven Dierkes: A victim of America's industrial slaughterhouse. wsws.org Though more information must come to light, one thing is certain: Steven Dierkes did not have to die. He is another worker sacrificed on the altar of profit.

WSWS (2022-06-09). Indian Ford workers continue strike against planned plant closure. wsws.org The strike, whose aim is to prevent the closure of the plant and ensure job security, was initiated by younger rank-and-file workers who comprise the majority of the workforce.

WSWS (2022-06-09). Ohio attorney general prosecuted more than 100 nursing home workers, but no owners. wsws.org The state has been scapegoating of workers for bad conditions created by profit-seeking companies.

WSWS (2022-06-09). Top Gun: Maverick—War propaganda built to order for the United States military. wsws.org The United States military has mobilized its war propaganda machine in Hollywood to produce the sequel to 1986's Top Gun, about fighter pilots in the US Navy.

WSWS (2022-06-09). Thousands of Australian flood victims still denied government aid. wsws.org Less than a third of applications for help have been approved so far, and many more have been rejected, producing growing discontent in Lismore over the contemptuous official response.

Editor2 (2022-06-09). Who Decides who Runs Haiti? orinocotribune.com Editorial note: Orinoco Tribune does not generally publish articles that are over 10 days old. However, in this case an exception is being made, as the subject matter of the following piece remains as significant today as at the time of its publication. | By Jake Johnston &#1 ; May 23, 2022 | Twin crises hit Haiti last summer: the assassination of its president and a major earthquake. And once again, Haitians have very little say in how their state is governed and rebuilt. | In the early hours of 7 July 2021, Haiti's president Jovenel MoàØse was assassinated, allegedly by a group of former Colombian army o…

Erica Caines (2022-06-09). The Empire's 'Front Yard' and the Monroe Doctrine. orinocotribune.com By Erica Caines -Jun 2, 2022 | We used to talk about, when I was a kid in college, about "America's backyard." It's not America's backyard. Everything south of the Mexican border is America's front yard. And we're equal people. We don't dictate what happens in any other part of that — of this continent or the South American continent. We have to work very hard on it. But the trouble is: we're having great difficulty making up for the mistakes that were made the last four years, and it's going to take some time. | Remarks by President Biden in Press Conference JANUARY 19, 2022 | The claims levie…

Ann Brown (2022-06-09). LA Times Writer Claims There is a 'Ice Cube Effect' with Black Men Supporting Republican Mayor Candidate. moguldom.com Back during the 2020 presidential election, hip-hop mogul Ice Cube went to social media and questioned why Black voters continued to be so loyal to the Democrats, even though the Democrats don't seem to have the issues of the Black community at heart. While Cube didn't outright support President Donald Trump for reelection, he urged …

Brittani Banks (2022-06-09). As January 6 Hearings Begin, Poll Finds Many Conservatives With Open Minds. independentmediainstitute.org As the House Select Committee to Investigate the January 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol holds its first televised public hearing in prime time on Thursday, June 9, a nationwide poll has found that there are more Republicans "open" to changing their minds about what happened than there are immovable Donald Trump loyalists. The findings …

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-06-09). Estudiantes de Ecuador marchan en defensa de educación pública. telesurtv.net El Gobierno del pdte. Guillermo Lasso redujo 113 millones dólares del presupuesto para las universidades y escuelas politécnicas.

____ (2022-06-09). Seedless lychee on the menu? China's scientists are making it happen. ecns.cn Lychee and longan experts at the Chinese Academy of Tropical Agricultural Sciences have recently revealed that they have solved planting conundrums for unique lychee species that mainly grows in South China's Hainan Province.

Human rights Watch (2022-06-09). Iran: 1988 Mass Executions Evident Crimes Against Humanity. zcomm.org Senior Officials Implicated Should Be Investigated, Fairly Prosecuted…

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-06-09). Die In Immobilizes Market Street and Westfield Mall Invaded. indybay.org Abortion Rights Protesters Dial Up the Pressure…

Staff (2022-06-09). Pormenores de la victoria de Sancti Spíritus sobre Capitalinos y otros resultados de la semana en la LSB. cubadebate.cu Las acciones continúan al rojo vivo en los playoff semifinales de Liga Superior de Baloncesto (LSB) de ambos sexos. Este jueves, el partido sellado la jornada anterior por la lluvia entre Capitalinos y Sancti Spíritus, finalizó con victoria para los segundos (69-66) en la habanera sala polivalente Ramón Fonst.

Julia Conley (2022-06-09). Poland sets up 'terrifying' pregnancy register after banning abortion. greenleft.org.au A new government database tracking pregnancies in Poland has sparked fears that medical data will be used to prosecute women who obtain abortion care. Julia Conley reports.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-06-09). Argentina califica como una provocación declaraciones de Boris Johnson. telesurtv.net El secretario Carmona remarcó que "si por problemas de política interna (Boris Johnson) quiere visitar al territorio argentino existen canales diplomáticos al efecto".

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Science Saturday: In neurodegenerative diseases, Mayo Clinic research finds shared gene patterns, widespread damage. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Damage to brain cells in two separate neurodegenerative diseases — Alzheimer's disease and progressive supranuclear palsy — is not limited to specific parts of the brain and these diseases share a pattern of gene alterations within the brain, according to researchers at Mayo Clinic, the University of Florida and other collaborating organizations. The researchers say this finding suggests the neurodegenerative diseases may have the same underlying disease links. The finding, which is published in The Journal…

LEPAIO (2022-06-09). The AFL-CIO, US Foreign Policy and Worker to Worker Solidarity. indybay.org There will be a international education conference in Philadelphia on the collaboration between the AFL-CIO, the CIA, AID and the National Endowment For Democracy around the world. The AFL-CIO and it's "Solidarity Center" which receives $75 million a year from NED has been involved in supporting rightwing corporate unions around the world and helping to overthrow governments that are opposed to US imperialist policies of privatization, deregulation and union busting around the world.

____ (2022-06-09). Chinese, Turkmen FMs agree to step up bilateral cooperation. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Turkmen Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Rashid Meredov agreed here on Tuesday on a wide range of areas where the two countries will deepen cooperation.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Disparities in opioid treatment access remain for women, Black and Hispanic people. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Buprenorphine is a prescription approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that effectively treats opioid dependence or addiction. But women, as well as Black and Hispanic populations, do not have equal access to this potentially lifesaving medication, new Mayo Clinic research finds. The study published Friday, June 3, in JAMA Network Open. The research team used the OptumLabs Data Warehouse to examine 3,110 filled prescriptions of buprenorphine from 72,055 emergency department visits across the…

Staff (2022-06-09). Participa Díaz-Canel en reunión de conclusiones tras visita del Comité Central a Camagàºey. cubadebate.cu El primer secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Cuba (CCPCC) y presidente de la República Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez arribó esta tarde a Camagàºey, para participar en la reunión de conclusiones de la visita integral del Secretariado del CCPCC y su aparato auxiliar a esa provincia, que tuvo lugar entre los días 16 y 20 de mayo.

TeleSUR, mcs, JGN (2022-06-09). Reportan cuatro muertos tras estrellarse avión militar en EE.UU. telesurtv.net Los bomberos locales, los ayudantes del alguacil y otros servicios de emergencia colaboraban con la fuerza naval en el lugar del accidente.

TeleSUR-mcs, JL (2022-06-09). Gobierno de Guatemala decreta estado de excepción en dos municipios. telesurtv.net Las autoridades indicaron que la medida se aplicará en dos regiones de San Marcos, donde hay activos distintos grupos ilegales que representan un riesgo de crimen organizado.

____ (2022-06-08). BRICS countries vow to deepen business cooperation. ecns.cn Business representatives from the BRICS countries pledged Wednesday to enhance multilateral cooperation to safeguard the common interests of emerging markets and developing countries.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic Minute: Using steam to treat an enlarged prostate. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Prostate gland enlargement can cause uncomfortable urinary symptoms for men. And, as they age, their risk increases. Approximately 30% of men experience symptoms by age 60 and 50% of men by the time they are 80. There are several effective treatments for an enlarged prostate, including using steam to reduce the size of the prostate and alleviate symptoms. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/VOFLmU-f2a0 Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (1: 00) is in the downloads at the end…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Science Saturday: What's behind patient requests for stem cells? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org In one of the first studies of its kind, Mayo Clinic analyzed a large group of patients to understand their motivations for seeking stem cell therapies and whether expectations are grounded in science. The findings could help health care professionals cut through misleading claims and better counsel patients. This research by Jennifer Arthurs; Zubin Master, Ph.D.; and Shane Shapiro, M.D. — all of Mayo Clinic — is published in NPJ Regenerative Medicine. "We learned that many patients interested in stem cells had…

Rivera Sun (2022-06-09). We need a culture of nonviolence. zcomm.org Campaign Nonviolence's Action Days aim to build momentum toward a radical, nonviolent future.

____ (2022-06-09). China's radio telescope detects first persistently active repeating fast radio burst from 3b light years away. ecns.cn An international team led by Chinese scientists discovered and located the first persistently active repeating fast radio burst (FRB) with the help of the world's largest radio telescope.

Staff (2022-06-09). Randy Perdomo García y la filosofía del delegado. cubadebate.cu Desde hace algunos años el nombre de Randy Perdomo García se menciona para hablar de cambio y reanimación en los barrios, especialmente de la Circunscripción 78, de la que es delegado. Antes de convertirse en la persona que es actualmente, fue presidente de la Feu de la Universidad de La Habana (UH), mantuvo un intercambio íntimo con Fidel Castro.

____ (2022-06-09). China adopts targeted measures to bolster foreign trade growth. ecns.cn In the face of increasing external and internal disruption factors, China has adopted a slew of targeted measures to bolster the growth of its foreign trade sector.

Luis Chirino (2022-06-09). U.S. excludes a Cuban delegation from the People's Summit. america.cgtn.com Washington excluded Cuba and other nations of the region from the ongoing Summit of the Americas in Los Angeles as well as denied visas to members of a Cuban delegation hoping to attend the alternative forum known as the People's Summit, also taking place …

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic Q and A: Additional opinions helpful in treating back pain. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am in my late 50s and have an active lifestyle. I have had two prior surgeries for a herniated lumbar disk. Recently, I began to have leg pain, which occurred previously, so I believe I must have another herniated disk. I have tried pain medicines and injections in the past, and I've taken up swimming to remain active. Is there anything else I can do to treat this except undergoing surgery again?…

____ (2022-06-09). At least 1 dead as car plows into crowd in Berlin. ecns.cn A car crashed into a crowd in Berlin's Charlottenburg locality on Wednesday morning, killing one person and leaving at least 12 injured.

HBO Documentary Film (2022-06-09). Wednesday 6/8: "The Janes": Film Premier on the Radical Chicago Abortion Activists Before Roe (streaming). indybay.org Streaming only…

Middle East Children's Alliance (2022-06-09). Friday 6/24: Reem Assil Book Release! Arabiyya: Recipes from the Life of an Arab in Diaspora indybay.org Restore Oakland, 1419 34th Avenue, Oakland CA>>>

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Ask the Mayo Mom: Surgical options to repair pectus excavatum. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Pectus excavatum is a condition where a person's breastbone is sunken into the chest. While the sunken breastbone is often noticeable shortly after birth, the severity of pectus excavatum typically worsens during the adolescent growth spurt. "The initial diagnosis is often based on appearance," explains Dr. Denise Klinkner, a pediatric surgeon at Mayo Clinic Children's Center and practice chair of the Division of Pediatric Surgery at Mayo Clinic. "Then when we try to grade the severity, using…

Staff (2022-06-09). ONU: Crisis alimentaria puede desembocar en una catástrofe global en 2023. cubadebate.cu La secretaria general de la Conferencia de la ONU sobre Comercio y Desarrollo (CNUCYD), Rebeca Grynspan, advirtió este miércoles durante una rueda de prensa que la crisis alimentaria actual puede desembocar en una catástrofe de proporciones globales ya en el año 2023.

TeleSUR- lvm, JL (2022-06-09). ONU alerta por ola de hambre y crisis alimentaria en el mundo. telesurtv.net Según el Programa Mundial de Alimentos, podría aumentar en 47 millones las personas con inseguridad alimentaria grave en 2022.

____ (2022-06-09). New study hails effectiveness of China-made cancer drug. ecns.cn A clinical study recently published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology has shown that a China-developed pill containing third-generation EGFR-tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKI) can offer the longest progression-free survival among Chinese patients suffering from non-small cell lung cancer.

Angela (2022-06-09). Sunday 6/19: Shireen Abu Akleh Memorial: In-Person and Virtual Event. indybay.org Zoom and In-Person…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic Q and A: How are rotator cuff tears treated? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I injured my rotator cuff recently and was told I was not a candidate for surgery. However, a friend shared that there's a new minimally invasive treatment option that uses a balloon implant. How does this procedure work, and how does it compare to traditional treatments? ANSWER: The rotator cuff is a group of muscles critical for the strength, stability and function of the shoulder. Tears of the rotator cuff tendons are a common…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Getting kids involved in the kitchen. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org If your child is a picky eater, the battle over healthy foods can be a challenge. Being fussy about food is common in toddlers and small children, but parents can try some tips and tricks to introduce new foods. One approach to improving eating habits is to get kids involved in the kitchen. Involving children in meal planning and teaching kids to cook can have multiple benefits. Not only is cooking a necessary life skill,…

____ (2022-06-09). Public transportation resumes in most parts of Beijing's Chaoyang and Fengtai districts. ecns.cn Public transportation resumed normal operations in most part of Chaoyang and Fengtai districts on Wednesday, except those communities under closed-off management.

American Federation of Teachers (2022-06-09). Wednesday 6/8: After the Shootings: How to Support Our Kids & Ourselves w/ Symptoms of Stress & Trauma. indybay.org Online event…

Kai Ehlers (2022-06-09). Between two worlds. indybay.org Putin is our new tsar, quite simply. I call him an authoritarian modernizer who stands in the balancing act between neoliberalism and monarchist tradition and wants to reorganize the country from this position.

Ted Glick (2022-06-09). Without a Broad People's Alliance, It's Hopeless. zcomm.org Extensive and inclusive platforms are one key to bringing together the movement of movements which can win power.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic Q and A: Fibroids and pregnancy. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I'm 24, single and looking forward to having a family one day. I was recently diagnosed with fibroids. What treatment options would allow me to have a baby in the future? ANSWER: Fibroids are noncancerous masses made of muscle that grow within the uterus. While fibroids are common — they are present in over 75% of women — most people don't have symptoms or pregnancy problems due to fibroids, and everyone does not need…

____ (2022-06-09). U.S. aims to suppress competitive edge of Xinjiang's PV industry by fabricating lie of 'forced labor': FM. ecns.cn Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson refuted U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai's claim of "forced labor" in Xinjiang at a press conference on Wednesday.

Kenny Stancil (2022-06-09). A Planet-Wrecking Fossil Fuel 'Gold Rush'. zcomm.org "If all these plans materialize, they will either end up as massive stranded assets or they'll lock the world into irreversible warming."

Staff (2022-06-09). Asistió Díaz-Canel a clausura de IX Congreso de Juristas. cubadebate.cu Este evento refleja el protagonismo de los profesionales del Derecho en la construcción de la Cuba futura, aseguró hoy el presidente cubano, Miguel Díaz-Canel, en la clausura del IX Congreso de la Unión Nacional de Juristas de Cuba (UNJC).

____ (2022-06-09). Chinese scientists discover mating-swarms in early mayfly fossils. ecns.cn Chinese scientists said on Wednesday that they have discovered a new layer of mayfly fossils dating back 180 million years that shows the precious scene of mating-swarm behavior, the earliest known evidence of such behavior in insects.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic Minute: How to prevent injuries when playing pickleball. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The game of pickleball is surging in popularity across the country. It can be played at any age and skill level. While many might assume that pickleball is a slower, lower-impact sport, experts at Mayo Clinic say it's important to remember that injuries from playing pickleball can and do happen. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/lfOkCWO5pNo Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (0: 59) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please courtesy: "Mayo Clinic News…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). CDC links hepatitis A outbreak to organic strawberries: Learn about the virus. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Organic strawberries have been linked to a multistate hepatitis A outbreak. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says a dozen people have been made ill by the strawberries in California, Minnesota and North Dakota. Hepatitis A outbreaks have become more widespread in the U.S. These outbreaks originate from food contamination and person-to-person transmission. "Hepatitis A is a highly contagious virus that can cause infection and inflammation in the liver," says Dr. Stacey Rizza, an infectious…

Childfree Convention (2022-06-09). Saturday 7/30: 2022 Virtual Childfree Convention (Day 1). indybay.org FREE online via livestream or watch recording…

Angela (2022-06-09). Saturday 6/11: Free virtual screening of the documentary film "This is Jerusalem Calling" indybay.org

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Consumer Health: Understanding C. diff infection. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Clostridioides difficile is a bacterium that causes an infection of the large intestine. The bacterium is often referred to as C. difficile or C. diff. Some people carry C. diff bacteria in their intestines but never become sick. They are carriers of the bacteria and may spread infections. Illness from C. diff typically occurs after using antibiotics. It most commonly affects older adults in hospitals or long-term care facilities. About 200,000 people in the U.S….

WSWS (2022-06-09). Sri Lankan prime minister declares class war policies against workers and rural toilers. wsws.org Addressing parliament on Tuesday, Wickremesinghe called for all parties of the political establishment to set aside tactical differences and impose new austerity measures.

Staff (2022-06-09). Conoce la inusual alineación de planetas que se verá este junio. cubadebate.cu Durante este junio, será posible admirar a simple vista la alineación de cinco planetas en el cielo: Mercurio, Venus, Marte, Júpiter y Saturno. Se trata de los vecinos más próximos de la Tierra y para observarlos no hará falta usar un telescopio ni binoculares.

____ (2022-06-09). 1 killed in car ramming in Berlin. ecns.cn A car crashed into a crowd in Berlin's Charlottenburg locality on Wednesday morning, killing one person and leaving at least a dozen injured, local police said.

Staff (2022-06-09). Educación Superior en Cuba: Innovación y creatividad en la gestión de la ciencia. cubadebate.cu Autoridades del Ministerio de Educación Superior y de varias universidades comparecieron este miércoles en la Mesa Redonda para informar sobre los resultados de las nuevas formas de gestión de la ciencia en la enseñanza superior a través de Parques Científicos Tecnológicos, Fundaciones y Empresas de Interface.

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-09). Condenan en EE.UU. al líder de iglesia Luz del Mundo por abuso sexual. telesurtv.net El líder religioso se declaró culpable como parte de un acuerdo con la Fiscalía del estado estadounidense de California.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic, NAACP to welcome inaugural RISE for Youth cohort on June 6. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic and NAACP Rochester Branch will welcome 40 promising high school and college students to RISE for Youth, on Monday, June 6. This program, which is in its inaugural year, is designed to help Black and underrepresented students find pathways to success in education and employment. RISE stands for Reflect, Inspire, Strengthen and Empower, and is an approach developed by Anjali Bhagra, M.D., medical director of Mayo Clinic's Office of Equity,…

Ramon du Houx (2022-06-09). EOPA, elected officials, thank Biden for invoking the Defense Production Act. indybay.org The Defense Production Act for clean energy manufacturing will help fight inflation, grow jobs and put America on a clearer path to energy independence. Elected Officials to Protect America thanks President Biden for taking the historic action on June 6, D-day, of invoking the DPA to accelerate the production of clean energy manufacturing.

Staff (2022-06-09). "Para la política exterior de EEUU hacia América Latina y el Caribe, el tiempo se ha quedado detenido", afirma experto cubano. cubadebate.cu La IX Cumbre de las Américas, en Los àÅngeles, California, ha sido tildada por políticos, analistas y medios de prensa como un fracaso de la política exterior de la Administración Biden. Elio Emilio Perera Pena, investigador del Centro de Política Internacional, comentó a Cubadebate que el fracaso de la cumbre está dado por su carácter excluyente y porque el tiempo se ha quedado detenido para la política exterior de EE.UU. hacia América Latina y el Caribe.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic Minute: How to have a productive visit with your health care professional. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Whether an appointment has been on the calendar for months or your visit to your health care professional's office is because of a sudden issue, getting the right treatment and answers to questions starts with a productive conversation. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/cs4SewSV2LU Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 00) is in the downloads at the end of…

CIIS Public Programs (2022-06-09). Wednesday 7/13: Who is Wellness For? indybay.org

Rachel Evans (2022-06-09). Gay and transphobic hate crime victims honoured in Bondi. greenleft.org.au The public launch of the Bondi Memorial at Marks Park to honour lives lost and survivors of LGBTI hate and violence was a moving commemoration. Rachel Evans reports.

____ (2022-06-09). Breakthrough achieved in quantum computing. ecns.cn Chinese physicists have created a large-scale, ordered and tunable lattice of Majorana zero mode, one of the most exotic phenomena in condensed matter physics-the study of the physical properties of matter.

Jon Lee Anderson (2022-06-09). Can Chile's Young President Reimagine the Latin American Left? zcomm.org Gabriel Boric promises sweeping social change. In a nation of duelling political extremes, he'll need to sell his vision not just to his opponents but also to his allies…

Our Reporter (2022-06-09). Luweero: Teachers, health workers miss salaries over absenteeism. plusnews.ug Twenty eight (28) civil servants in Luweero District have not received their salary over absenteeism from duty. The most affected staff are teachers, head teachers and health workers among others. Bernard Okello, the Luweero District Human Resource Officer explains that the district suspended the salaries effective March after the civil servants were found to have …

TeleSUR- jaa, JL (2022-06-09). Encuesta revela que Lula ganaría comicios en Brasil con el 47 %. telesurtv.net Lula aventajaría al actual presidente Jair Bolsonaro, quien conseguiría el 29 por ciento de los votos, según la encuesta.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Mayo Clinic Q and A: How do you treat hemorrhagic cysts? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What causes hemorrhagic ovarian cysts, and what is the treatment for them? Will having one of these cysts affect my ability to conceive? ANSWER: Hemorrhagic ovarian cysts happen in women who haven't gone through menopause. They are a result of ovulation. Why some women develop these cysts and others do not isn't clear. Treatment for hemorrhagic ovarian cysts depends on the size of the cyst and if it causes symptoms. Symptoms usually include pelvic…

____ (2022-06-09). Notable figures of medicine, arts pass away. ecns.cn China lost two outstanding figures in recent days who had made major contributions over many decades to the fields of medicine and the arts in the nation-Xin Yuling, a pioneer of thoracic surgery, and the well-known actor and director Lan Tianye.

TeleSUR, lvm, JL (2022-06-09). Desaprobación del presidente de Uruguay aumenta al 40 %. telesurtv.net La desaprobación del jefe de Estado creció un 24 por ciento en los últimos 27 meses.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Consumer Health: Kids and swimming safety. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Healthy and Safe Swimming Week will be observed May 23—29, which makes this a good time to learn more about keeping kids safe around the water. For many people, the hot summer days are often spent swimming at a lake or pool. But before you help your child suit up, it's important to consider some safety tips. Swimming after eating The old saying about waiting an hour after eating before swimming isn't entirely true. It's OK…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-06-09). Discuten sobre democracia en Cumbre de los Pueblos en EE.UU. telesurtv.net Movimientos sociales repletaron las salas en contraste con los espacios vacíos de la cumbre oficial organizada por EE.UU.

____ (2022-06-09). Naked carps swim upstream to spawn in northwest China. ecns.cn Naked carps swim during their spawning season in northwest China's Qinghai Province, June 8, 2022.

TeleSUR, hvh, JDO (2022-06-09). Rusia elimina centro de entrenamiento de mercenarios en Ucrania. telesurtv.net Fueron eliminados dos puestos de mando y un sistema de misiles antiaéreos Osa-AKM en la autoproclamada república popular de Donetsk.

Ingo Schmidt (2022-06-09). From Reagan to Trump. indybay.org The 1960s, when incomes rose for almost all workers, ended with a massive wave of strikes. Since the 1980s, the incomes of most Americans have fallen, working hours have risen massively, and job security has become a foreign word. But strikes have been extremely rare.

TeleSUR -ysm, JL (2022-06-09). Indígenas en Ecuador rechazan Ley de Uso Progresivo de la Fuerza. telesurtv.net La Conaie alerta que los artículos 23, 24 y 25 de la Ley regulan el uso de la fuerza en escenarios de protestas, poniendo en riesgo el derecho a la protesta.

____ (2022-06-09). China paying close attention to Sri Lanka's current difficulties, challenges: spokesperson. ecns.cn China has been paying close attention to the current difficulties and challenges Sri Lanka faces and assisting the country within its capacity, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Wednesday.

____ (2022-06-09). China's FAST telescope detects first persistently active repeating fast radio burst. ecns.cn An international team led by Chinese scientists discovered and located the first persistently active repeating fast radio burst (FRB) with the help of the world's largest radio telescope.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Patients with mitral annulus calcification at higher risk of heart valve and cardiovascular disease, Mayo Clinic research finds. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — A retrospective review of more than 24,000 patients who underwent an echocardiogram at Mayo Clinic finds that nearly one-quarter of the patients had mitral annulus calcification, a chronic degeneration of tissue at the base of the heart's mitral valve. Mitral valve dysfunction was more than twice as prevalent for those patients, who also were at higher risk of all-cause mortality. Mitral annulus calcification has been associated with cardiovascular diseases and events, as…

Staff (2022-06-09). Cuba en las calles de Los àÅngeles. cubadebate.cu No se podrá silenciar la voz de Cuba, ni la solidaridad con Cuba. Sabemos que el repudio al bloqueo económico se escuchará allí, expresó el presidente cubano Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez. Diversas imágenes, así lo demuestran.

TeleSUR- jaa, JL (2022-06-09). Argentina insta a la OEA a no promover desestabilización. telesurtv.net Cafiero rechazó los bloqueos y sanciones avalados por la OEA, sostuviendo que esas medidas son un efecto negativo en la lucha contra la desigualdad.

Sharon Zhang (2022-06-09). Ithaca Starbucks Workers Call for Local Boycott After Company Closes Union Store. zcomm.org Although the company has been escalating its anti-union campaign, these efforts appear to be backfiring…

Childfree Convention (2022-06-09). Sunday 7/31: 2022 Virtual Childfree Convention (Day 2). indybay.org FREE online via livestream or watch recording…

Jim McIlroy (2022-06-09). NSW public sector workers strike, rally for pay rises. greenleft.org.au Public servants are demanding fair pay rises and the permanent abolition of the 2.5% wage cap. Jim McIlroy reports.

TeleSUR, egv, JGN (2022-06-09). Legado cultural de Roberto Fernández Retamar para Cuba. telesurtv.net En Casa de las Américas, Fernández Retamar reunió lo mejor del arte y la literatura del continente y aunó fuerzas por la integración cultural de América Latina y el Caribe.

Stephen W Enciso (2022-06-09). After attempted suicide, calls strengthened to shut Don Dale Youth Detention Centre. greenleft.org.au Justice campaigners are renewing their calls for Don Dale Youth Detention Centre to be closed, following reports of an attempted suicide by a child detainee. Stephen W Enciso reports.

TeleSUR-mcs, JL (2022-06-09). Agricultores argentinos protestan para exigir protección al sector. telesurtv.net Al menos 6.000 miembros de la Unión de Trabajadores de la Tierra asistieron a la movilización o nuevo "verdurazo" en Plaza de Mayo.

Staff (2022-06-09). Díaz-Canel asiste a reunión sobre conclusiones de visita del Comité Central a Ciego de àÅvila. cubadebate.cu El primer secretario del Comité Central del Partido Comunista de Cuba (CCPCC) y presidente de la República, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, presidió en Ciego de àÅvila las conclusiones de la visita integral del Secretariado del CCPCC efectuada a esta provincia en el mes de mayo, cuando se produjeron encuentros con el pueblo y colectivos laborales.

Abe Asher (2022-06-09). San Francisco Elites Scapegoated Boudin for the City's Problems. zcomm.org It Worked…

Staff (2022-06-09). Refrescos carbonatados: Tampoco hay Fiesta en Las Lomas. cubadebate.cu Una escabrosa pendiente han tenido que enfrentar los trabajadores de la empresa mixta Las Lomas para producir refrescos carbonatados durante los últimos años. Ubicada al este de La Habana, en el municipio Santa Cruz del Norte, la entidad tampoco ha escapado a la falta de liquidez para pagar a los proveedores.

____ (2022-06-09). 'Different temperatures on the same train' of Chongqing's Rail Transit. ecns.cn The second phase of CRT Line 4 which is going to be put into operation soon has set up temperature management carriages. Passengers can choose warm or cold carriages according to personal preference.

Gay Shame (2022-06-09). Thursday 6/23: Anti-SWEEPstakes Showdown. indybay.org At the corner of Castro and Market Street in San Francisco…

Kerry Smith (2022-06-09). Western Sydney Uni NTEU takes strike action for secure jobs. greenleft.org.au Western Sydney University (WSU) and Western Sydney University College staff and supporters took strike action for job security, casuals' rights, fair workloads, a decent pay rise and a healthy work-life balance. Kerry Smith reports.

Staff (2022-06-09). Principales actividades de mipymes en Cuba: Industria manufacturera y la construcción. cubadebate.cu El 50 por ciento de las tres mil 604 mipymes aprobadas en Cuba hasta el momento tienen como actividades fundamentales las industrias manufactureras y la construcción, dijo hoy una autoridad en el tema. Un total de 963 mipymes pertenecen a industrias manufactureras y 879 a la construcción, de acuerdo con cifras oficiales divulgadas.

TeleSUR, ysm, MER (2022-06-09). OMS registra más de mil casos de viruela del mono en 29 países. telesurtv.net La OMS alertó que el riesgo de que la viruela del mono se establezca en países endémicos es real, pero se puede prevenir cortando la transmisión.

____ (2022-06-09). Olympian Gu competes 'to inspire young girls'. ecns.cn Gu Ailing, the United States-born Olympic skiing gold medalist, who is also known as Eileen Gu, said that she competed for China to inspire the nation's young girls to get interested in the sport.

Brenda Norrell (2022-06-09). Catholic Church and University of Arizona Denied Apache Beliefs, Desecrated Mount Graham. indybay.org The New York Times article fails to document the role of Cardinal Sodano and the University of Arizona in denying the Apaches' sacred way of life and constructing a telescope on sacred Mount Graham…

Staff (2022-06-09). AMLO, el bloqueo y la Cumbre. cubadebate.cu El presidente Andrés Manuel López Obrador ha hecho de la denuncia del bloqueo a Cuba y de la lucha por su levantamiento una de las principales banderas de su política exterior, basada en históricos principios consagrados en la Constitución mexicana. øPor qué es este un tema central a la hora de expresar su inconformidad con que los anfitriones de la Cumbre de las Américas hayan excluido a Cuba, Nicaragua y Venezuela?

TeleSUR- jaa, JL (2022-06-09). Solicitan en Bolivia 15 años de cárcel para Jeanine àÅñez. telesurtv.net El procurador General de Bolivia, Wilfredo Chávez subrayó que cuenta con argumentos suficientes para demostrar al culpabilidad de Áñez.

____ (2022-06-09). U.S. ponders ending some tariffs against China to counter inflation: Commerce Secretary. ecns.cn The Biden administration is considering ending some Trump-era tariffs on Chinese goods in an attempt to control domestic inflation, local media recently quoted U.S. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo as saying.

Staff (2022-06-09). El tiempo: Lluvias en gran parte del país desde la tarde. cubadebate.cu Amanecerá con poca nubosidad en occidente y parcialmente nublado en centro y oriente. Se nublará desde la tarde en gran parte del archipiélago, con algunas lluvias y tormentas eléctricas, que serán numerosas en zonas del interior y sur, donde pueden ser fuertes en algunas localidades.

Martin Rizzo-Martinez & Daniel Stonebloom (2022-06-09). Challenging Colonialism: Telling & Teaching the Truth of the California Missions. indybay.org Supplement to s01e01: This recording is from the second half of a panel entitled "Telling the Truth of the California Missions," which was part of the Telling and Teaching the Truth of the California Missions event, held on August 27, 2021, preceding the Mission Bell removal. 40: 30…

____ (2022-06-09). Xi, Georgian president exchange congratulations on 30th anniversary of diplomatic ties. ecns.cn Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Georgian counterpart, Salome Zurabishvili, exchanged congratulations Thursday on the 30th anniversary of the establishment of China-Georgia diplomatic relations.

____ (2022-06-09). Annual college entrance exam concludes in most parts of China. ecns.cn Annual college entrance exam concluded on Wednesday in some parts of China. The exam, also known as the "gaokao," saw a record 11.93 million candidates sign up this year.

Staff (2022-06-09). Aprueba el Ministerio de Economía y Planificación solicitudes de creación de nuevos actores económicos (+ PDF). cubadebate.cu El Ministerio de Economía y Planificación (MEP) aprobó este jueves 108 solicitudes de creación de nuevos actores económicos: 107 mipymes privadas y una cooperativa no agropecuaria. Con esta decisión, suman 3 765 los actores económicos aprobados desde que comenzó el proceso, en septiembre de 2021.

RiseUpNow (2022-06-09). Overturn Roe? Over Our Dead Bodies! indybay.org second video by Lis Cox | Protesters shut down major intersection in San Francisco on June 6 with street theater…where it belongs, in the street!

____ (2022-06-09). Scientists stress water imbalance in Third Pole. ecns.cn Rapid climate warming has caused water imbalances in the Third Pole region, leading to greater water demand in densely populated downstream countries, according to a new study.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Consumer Health: Life after cancer. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org National Cancer Survivors Day will be observed Sunday, June 5, which make this a good time to learn more about life after cancer. One in 3 people will be diagnosed with cancer, and more than 16.9 million cancer survivors are alive today, according to the American Cancer Society. Survival rates are improving for many types of cancer, thanks to advances in cancer screening and treatment. Many cancer treatments take a toll, though, in the form of side effects…

People for the American Way (2022-06-09). Tuesday 6/7: Jan 6 Hearings: Advanced Briefing on the Radical Right-Wing Capitol Attack Hearing w/ PFAW. indybay.org Online event – FREE…

TeleSUR- lvm, JL (2022-06-09). Asesinan a líder social en Colombia, el número 83 en el 2022. telesurtv.net Indepaz señala que entre el 7 de agosto de 2018 y el 4 de junio de 2022 han sido asesinados 930 líderes sociales, de ellos 126 mujeres.

Noreply (2022-06-09). Larry Sounds Off On Intel. smoothiex12.blogspot.com He, sure as hell, knows what he is talking about, being former CIA himself. Reviewing the piece in NYT (same piece I reviewed earlier today) he notes:

Staff (2022-06-09). Cada 14 accidentes en Cuba hay un fallecido. cubadebate.cu Desde enero hasta mayo del presente año, en Cuba ocurren como promedio diario 27 accidentes, mueren dos personas y 30 resultan lesionadas, aumentando en todos los casos la peligrosidad de los siniestros pues cada 14 siniestros resulta un fallecido. De forma general, precisó, se involucraron 6 755 vehículos.

TeleSUR, ysm, MER (2022-06-09). Reportan más de 700 casos de hepatitis aguda infantil en 34 países. telesurtv.net La OMS advirtió que los casos se han reportado en niños pequeños, de los cuales 38 fueron sometidos a un trasplante de hígado.

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-09). Llaman a reforzar la búsqueda de desaparecidos en Amazonía brasileña. telesurtv.net La policía arrestó el martes a Amarildo da Costa de Oliveira, sospechoso de haber perseguido a los desaparecidos.

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-09). Grupo de Puebla denuncia exclusiones en IX Cumbre de las Américas. telesurtv.net El Grupo de Puebla agradeció el rol de Argentina como presidente pro tempore de la Celac frente a la exclusión.

WSWS (2022-06-09). The CDC raises its alert on the global monkeypox outbreak to level 2, but abruptly drops the use of facemasks for infection prevention. wsws.org After advocating for masks for travelers, the CDC quickly dropped this recommendation, even as evidence indicates that airborne transmission is a viable route of spread.

TeleSUR, yart, JGN (2022-06-09). Lula da Silva buscará disminuir el hambre en Brasil. telesurtv.net El 58.7 por ciento de los brasileños sufre algún grado de inseguridad alimentaria, según el Centro de Pesquisas Aplicadas.

Family Spirit Center & Young Lives Matter (2022-06-09). Wednesday 6/8: On the Field, Off the Streets: Resourcing Community Peace in East Bay. indybay.org Online event…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-06-09). Consumer Health: Recovering from a stroke. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org May is National Stroke Awareness Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about recovering from a stroke with stroke rehabilitation. Stroke is one of the leading causes of death in the U.S. and a major cause of serious disability for adults. More than 795,000 people in the U.S. have a stroke each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Stroke risk increases with age, especially after 55, but strokes can occur at…

Staff (2022-06-09). Manifestante interrumpe a Biden en su discurso inaugural en la IX Cumbre de las Américas (+ Video). cubadebate.cu Una manifestante interrumpió el discurso inaugural de Joe Biden en la IX Cumbre de las Américas en Los àÅngeles, que duró unos 13 minutos, con gritos desde la sala. El presidente de Estados Unidos hizo una breve pausa, se rió en respuesta y prosiguió dirigiéndose a los presentes. La Casa Blanca detalló que otra persona también trató de interrumpirlo.

TeleSUR, jaa, MER (2022-06-09). Atleta venezolana Yulimar Rojas clasifica a mundial en salto largo. telesurtv.net "Tenemos como meta llegar al Mundial en las dos pruebas", afirmó Rojas, refiriéndose al triple salto y el salto largo.

Staff (2022-06-09). The Eight Stupidest Things About Nuclear Weapons. davidswanson.org 1. Nukes are the "tough on crime" of foreign policy Investing in children's welfare and education costs less and reduces more crime than "tough on crime" policies which are often counterproductive, but voters in San Francisco just obeyed a bunch of corporate advertising and recalled a District Attorney because he had reduced crime rather than …

____ (2022-06-09). Initiators of anti-Iranian res. responsible for consequences. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (MNA) — Referring to the approval of anti-Iranian draft resolution at IAEA's Board of Governors (BoG), Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman said that initiators of anti-Iranian draft resolution are responsible for the outcomes.

____ (2022-06-09). Front pages of Iran's English dailies on June 9. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (MNA) — Here are the front pages of Iran's English language dailies on Thursday, June 9.

____ (2022-06-09). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on June 9. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (MNA) — Mehr News agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Thursday, June 9.

____ (2022-06-09). Iran, India determined to promote bilateral relations. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (MNA) — In the course of his visit to Indian capital of New Delhi, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian said that the two countries of Iran and India are determined to improve their bilateral relations in all fields.

____ (2022-06-09). Iran reacts to anti-Iranian draft res. at IAEA's BoG. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Jun. 09 (MNA) — Islamic Republic of Iran reacted to the approval of anti-Iranian resolution by the United States and European Troika including UK, France and Germany at the Board of Governors of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

Jason Ditz (2022-06-09). Israeli Tanks Destroy Syrian Army Outpost in Golan Heights. news.antiwar.com Israeli tanks have reportedly attacked and destroyed a Syrian military observation post in the Golan Heights, Israel's government has declined comment, noting it is their policy not to address attacks on targets unless they are specific retaliation for something. This strike does not appear to have had a provocation. | The area where…

Jason Ditz (2022-06-09). Drone Explodes in Iraqi Kurdish Capital of Irbil. news.antiwar.com A drone carrying explosives exploded in Irbil, the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan, on Wednesday, causing damage and The explosion took place on the outskirts of Irbil, not far from the US and UAE Consulates. There is speculation those might've been targeted since there's not much else in the area. | That's hardly definitive though, as the explosion was just on a street in the area, and the damage was mostly just to vehicles. That and a lack of claims of credit doesn't necessarily mean…

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