Daily Archives: January 26, 2022

2022-01-26: News Headlines

Judy Greenspan (2022-01-26). COVID-19 and the prison abolition movement: A WW commentary. workers.org The current spike in COVID-19 infections among the incarcerated in prisons, jails and detention centers is not only alarming and life-threatening to tens of thousands of people, it is an urgent challenge for the prison abolition and prisoners' advocacy movement. We must build a movement from California to New York . . . |

teleSUR, mcs, JL (2022-01-26). Reportan ocho internos asesinados en cárcel de Colima, México. telesurtv.net Las autoridades informan que las investigaciones en torno al hecho aún están en curso.

Federico Fuentes (2022-01-25). Community marks Bolivia's Plurinational State Foundation Day. greenleft.org.au Members and supporters of the Association for Human Rights in Bolivia celebrated Bolivia's Plurinational State Foundation Day. Federico Fuentes reports.

teleSUR, JDO (2022-01-25). Bolivia asegura que busca justicia en caso golpe de Estado. telesurtv.net Gobierno señala que se trata de un proceso sólido y bien fundamentado, por lo cual debe demorar semanas.

_____ (2022-01-25). Boris Johnson Posing as Churchill on Ukraine Is Slapstick Example of War-as-Distraction. strategic-culture.org Boris Johnson attempting to start a war with Russia partly over an illicit birthday party is a descent into deplorable and gutless slapstick. | The old dictum is truer than ever that stoking conflict in some distant land is an effective distraction from domestic political woes. But in the case of British prime-minister Boris Johnson, the ruse descends into farce. | Johnson is counting the days until his Conservative party finally gets rid of this train-wreck of a leader. Lies, incompetence and scandals ooze from Downing Street under his watch. Even Britain's Tory press has given up on its loyalty to Johnson who i…

Peoples Dispatch (2022-01-25). Palestinians continue boycott of Israeli military courts to protest their illegal administrative detention. peoplesdispatch.org Around 500 Palestinians currently incarcerated in Israel under the illegal policy of administrative detention have been boycotting Israeli military courts to protest their detention since January 1. The detainees have since refused to appear for court hearings and sessions regarding the approval or renewal of their administrative detention orders. They are also boycotting appeal hearings, including those in higher courts. According to Palestinian prisoners' rights groups, among those participating in the boycott are three minors and one woman. All of them are being detained without charge or trial by the Israeli…

WSWS (2022-01-25). Poverty surging so fast in UK that foodbanks unable to keep up with demand. wsws.org In the six months from April 2021, Trussell Trust foodbanks distributed 936,000 parcels, but as the new year sees many more workers thrust into poverty and desperation, this is expected to sharply increase.

teleSUR- lvm, JL (2022-01-25). Sismo de magnitud 5.3 en Haití deja al menos dos fallecidos. telesurtv.net Los servicios sismológicos contabilizaron al menos 20 movimientos telúricos de menor intensidad.

teleSUR- lvm, JL (2022-01-25). Sismo de magnitud 5.3 en Haití deja al menos dos fallecidos. telesurtv.net Los servicios sismológicos contabilizaron al menos 20 movimientos telúricos de menor intensidad.

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