2023-02-01: News Headlines

Editor (2023-02-01). A Woman's Calls Sustained Her Incarcerated Grandson. Now a Law in Her Name Will Lower Prison Phone Rates. scheerpost.com The law in Martha Wright-Reed's name calls on the FCC to better regulate the exorbitant costs of prison and jail phone calls for incarcerated people and their families.

teleSUR, DRL (2023-01-31). Bolivia activa emergencia sanitaria por brote de gripe aviar. telesurtv.net No obstante, los avicultores de Cochabamba piden tranquilidad ante brote de gripe aviar y garantizan huevo y carne de pollo de calidad y certificados.

Chris Walker (2023-01-31). Arizona Congressman Andy Biggs Eulogizes Racist Former State Lawmaker. truthout.org Far right Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Arizona) issued a press release over the weekend celebrating the life of a racist former lawmaker who had been pushed to resign from politics after he suggested that women should only be granted public benefits if they were sterilized beforehand. Biggs appeared on the House floor last week to speak about the life of former state Sen. Russell Pearce… |

Sam Pizzigati (2023-01-31). Must larceny always overpower honesty?Ôøº. nationofchange.org In deeply unequal societies, the thieving always thrive.

Editor (2023-02-01). A Woman's Calls Sustained Her Incarcerated Grandson. Now a Law in Her Name Will Lower Prison Phone Rates. scheerpost.com The law in Martha Wright-Reed's name calls on the FCC to better regulate the exorbitant costs of prison and jail phone calls for incarcerated people and their families.

teleSUR, DRL (2023-01-31). Bolivia activa emergencia sanitaria por brote de gripe aviar. telesurtv.net No obstante, los avicultores de Cochabamba piden tranquilidad ante brote de gripe aviar y garantizan huevo y carne de pollo de calidad y certificados.

Chris Walker (2023-01-31). Arizona Congressman Andy Biggs Eulogizes Racist Former State Lawmaker. truthout.org Far right Rep. Andy Biggs (R-Arizona) issued a press release over the weekend celebrating the life of a racist former lawmaker who had been pushed to resign from politics after he suggested that women should only be granted public benefits if they were sterilized beforehand. Biggs appeared on the House floor last week to speak about the life of former state Sen. Russell Pearce… |

Sam Pizzigati (2023-01-31). Must larceny always overpower honesty?Ôøº. nationofchange.org In deeply unequal societies, the thieving always thrive.

Staff (2023-01-31). Rikers Jail Whistleblower Decries Collapse of LGBTQ+ Unit Meant to Protect Trans Detainees. democracynow.org We look at a new investigation into the collapse of an LGBTQ+ unit at the massive Rikers Island jail in New York City that was meant to help protect incarcerated trans women, stranding many in male units where they have been harassed and raped. The changes at Rikers came after Mayor Eric Adams appointed a new jails commissioner who pushed out leaders supportive of the unit and shelved a draft policy directive aimed at getting more trans and gender-nonconforming detainees into gender-aligned housing. Data shows trans women jailed in men's facilities are many times more likely to be sexually assaulted than ot…

Staff (2023-01-31). Cuba será sede del Primer Encuentro Internacional de Publicaciones de Izquierda. cubadebate.cu El Partido Comunista de Cuba (PCC) dio a conocer hoy que del 10 al 12 de febrero próximos tendrá lugar en La Habana el primer Encuentro Internacional de Publicaciones Teóricas de Partidos y Movimientos de Izquierda. El evento abordará temas como el imperialismo, el socialismo, la juventud, la solidaridad, la unidad de izquierda y el legado de Fidel Castro.

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