2022-08-04: News Headlines

____ (2022-08-04). Spokesperson denounces Pelosi's meeting with so-called human rights activists. ecns.cn The meeting between Nancy Pelosi, speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, and so-called human rights activists is just another farce, said a Chinese mainland spokesperson on Wednesday.

Fight Back (2022-08-04). Chicago rallies to shut down Menard prison. fightbacknews.org Chicago, IL – The families of a group of wrongfully convicted Black men – Michael Minnifield, Isaiah Brady, Omarr Parks, Chaz Thrailkill and Kenyatta Brown – who are incarcerated in Menard prison held a rally of over 100 people on Monday, August 1 outside the ABC TV headquarters in Chicago. | Demands expressed at the rally included the transfer of the wrongfully convicted men out of Menard, an independent investigation of the prison so abusive guards can be held accountable, a limit to the use of solitary confinement, and ultimately for Menard prison to be shut down. | The rally was organized by the Chicago Alli…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-04). Canciller mexicano inicia visita a Bolivia como parte de gira. telesurtv.net El colofón de la gira ocurrirá el próximo domingo, cuando asista a la toma de posesión del presidente electo de Colombia, Gustavo Petro.

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-08-04). Perú y México fortalecen relaciones comerciales y de inversiones. telesurtv.net Tras la visita, el canciller mexicano viajó a Bolivia, donde estará hasta el sábado próximo. El domingo presenciará la asunción del presidente electo colombiano Gustavo Petro.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-08-04). Mineros bolivianos respaldan a presidente Arce y repudian oposición. telesurtv.net La Federación minera condenó el llamado al paro hecho por la oposición santa cruceña ante el consenso de postergar el censo hasta el año 2024.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-04). Falta de consenso estanca diálogo político por la paz en Haití. telesurtv.net En medio de un contexto en el cual todos los poderes del Estado se encuentran incompletos o en situación de alegalidad.

____ (2022-08-04). Spokesman:'Medal' for U.S. official 'political farce'. ecns.cn A Chinese mainland spokesman said on Wednesday that it's a "political farce" that the Democratic Progressive Party administration in Taiwan gave United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi one of the island's most important "medals "during her trip to Taiwan.

TeleSUR -ysm- JL (2022-08-04). Gobierno de Bolivia otorgará 1 .000 títulos de propiedades rurales. telesurtv.net Productores campesinos, indígenas y agropecuarios se beneficiarán con la iniciativa gubernamental, que supera los 40.846 títulos entregados en 2021.

TeleSUR (2022-08-03). China FM Said Taiwan's Return to the Motherland Is Inevitable. telesurenglish.net Wang Yi, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister, ratified Wednesday the Asian country's position regarding the recent visit of the U.S. House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi to China's Taiwan region. | RELATED: | According to the Chinese Foreign Minister, the visit of Pelosi to the island is a complete farce. At the time, the Chinese official said that such actions represented Washington's violation of China's sover…

TeleSUR- jaa- JL (2022-08-03). Chile y Bolivia inician reactivación de Hoja de Ruta Bilateral. telesurtv.net Ambos Gobierno buscan realzar sus relaciones bilaterales luego de la demanda marítima ante la Corte Internacional de Justicia (CIJ) de La Haya.

____ (2022-08-03). Taiwan's return to motherland a historical inevitability: Chinese FM. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday made clear here China's solemn position on Speaker of the U.S.Wang, who is attending meetings on East Asia cooperation and on a visit to Cambodia, told reporters that Pelosi's tour is a complete farce."ÄÄ…

TeleSUR, SH (2022-08-03). China rechaza reunión entre Nancy Pelosi y la presidenta de Taiwán. telesurtv.net El ministro de Relaciones Exteriores de China afirmó que EE.UU. se ha convertido en el "mayor destructor" de la paz y la estabilidad regional en el Estrecho de Taiwán.

Ted Kelly (2022-08-02). Pennsylvania county jails are a death trap. workers.org Philadelphia An unprecedented number of incarcerated people have died inside Pennsylvania's county jails in the last two years, and the staggering rate of death continues to increase. Allegheny and Philadelphia Counties — which contain the state's two most populous cities, Pittsburgh and Philadelphia — have reported the deaths of dozens . . . |

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