Daily Archives: June 8, 2021

2021-06-08: News Headlines

Toward increasing Networking (2021-06-08). Online events with Vijay Prasad, Kate Raworth, Chomsky, Angela Davis, Vandana Shiva, etc. indybay.org Here are some 30 online events taking place over the next couple of weeks (and starting at 10 am today, June 8), featuring people such as Vijay Prasad, Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz, Kate Raworth, Noam Chomsky, Angela Davis, Mickey Huff, Vandana Shiva, and many others. | These events are hosted from various locations all across the country, as well from Canada, Australia, and the UK (however, the listed times are all for our "Pacific time zone"). Of course, feel free to share this info with others who might be interested in it.

AutumnSun (2021-06-08). Protest US-financed oppression in Palestine/Israel. indybay.org Here are a few photos from today's protest on Ocean St. at Water St. that was held from 11am. to 2pm.

Henry Cisneros (2021-06-08). Comment: If You Build It, We Will Thrive. progressive.org Infrastructure is connected to the most important progressive goals in the United States today.

Raouf Halaby (2021-06-08). Please Observe Two Minutes of Silence to Honor Memory of USS Liberty Sailors. counterpunch.org Today is June 8, 2021, a day to observe two minutes of silence to honor the memory of the 36 US Navy sailors who were brutally killed by Israeli jet fighters and torpedo boats. On the same day, June 8, 1967, 167 sailors were wounded and strafed with napalm. Fifty-four (54) years later these brave

GINIW Collective (2021-06-08). Hundreds in Lockdowns and Blockades to Stop Enbridge Line 3 in Minnesota. indybay.org Hundreds are locked down and in blockades to stop Enbridge Line 3 in Northern Minnesota today, June 7, 2021. Jane Fonda is among those defending the water.

Tom Voorhees (2021-06-08). Tom's personal view from inside today's Pacifica National Board. indybay.org KPFA and Pacifica radio stations members vote on democratic control of management. At steak is the detreating quality of news and public affairs' with a replacement set of bylaws election happening now in June.

Anonymous669 (2021-06-07). Large Fire Erupted At Iranian Soft Drink Factory Near Tehran (Video). southfront.org Screen grab from AVA Today video. | On June 7, a massive fire broke out in the Behnoush soft drink factory which is located to the west of the Iranian capital Tehran. | "A few minutes ago, the incident was notified through the telephone network, and agents from several fire stations were immediately dispatched to the scene," Jalal Maleki, spokesman for the Tehran Municipality Fire and Safety Services, told official Islamic Republic News Agency. | Later, the spokesman told the Iranian Students News Agency that the fire had star…

AutumnSun (2021-06-07). Protest US-financed oppression in Palestine/Israel. indybay.org Here are a few photos from today's protest on Ocean St. at Water St. that was held from 11am. to 2pm.

Lucía Eugenia Córdova (2021-06-07). UN 'COVAX Indebted to Venezuela Following April Payments': New Steps to be Taken Today. orinocotribune.com The President of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, reiterated that if the vaccine schedule is met as planned, it will be possible to meet the expanded vaccination goal without a problem and to have 70% of the population vaccinated by September, as was planned by the government. In this sense, he warned that the United Nations COVAX mechanism is indebted to Venezuela, considering that the South American nation already fulfilled its monetary commitments last April for millions of vaccines of various types. | "Venezuela has deposited the money. Tomorrow, Monday, the executive vice president will make a series of steps and…

Frank Serpico (2021-06-07). The Importance of Whistleblowers and Autonomous Killer Drones Used in Libya. globalresearch.ca On today's episode …

Johanna Kichton (2021-06-07). In New Letter, People's Action Urges Senate to Show True Colors By Bringing For the People Act to Floor. peoplesaction.org Letter Comes After Sen. Manchin Joins Republicans to Block Passage of Historic Voting Rights Bill Contact: Johanna Kichton, press@peoplesaction.org, 202.660.0605 WASHINGTON, D.C.—People's Action today released a new letter calling on senators to go on the record about protecting democracy and upholding the right to vote by bringing the For the People Act to the floor. …

Tom Voorhees (2021-06-07). Tom's personal view from inside today's Pacifica National Board. indybay.org KPFA and Pacifica radio stations members vote on democratic control of management. At steak is the detreating quality of news and public affairs' with a replacement set of bylaws election happening now in June.

GINIW Collective (2021-06-07). Hundreds in Lockdowns and Blockades to Stop Enbridge Line 3 in Minnesota. indybay.org Hundreds are locked down and in blockades to stop Enbridge Line 3 in Northern Minnesota today, June 7, 2021. Jane Fonda is among those defending the water.

Rick Rozoff (2021-06-07). Targeting Iran, strengthening NATO: U.S., British, Israeli, Italian F-35s in unprecedented air combat exercise. antibellum679354512.wordpress.com Targeting Iran, strengthening NATO: U.S., British, Israeli, Italian F-35s in unprecedented air combat exerciseRick Rozoff The twelve-day Falcon Strike 21 aerial war games commenced in earnest today out of the Amendola Air Base in Italy. The exercise is led by the Italian Air Force and is described by U.S. Air Forces in Europe and Air …

Thomas Jackson (2021-06-07). Why do you need to use eco packages in supermarkets? nationofchange.org Brands that take action now and start making use of paper and eco-friendly packaging today will essentially be able to futureproof their supermarkets and guarantee compliance with increasingly stringent rules.

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