2020-01-08: Social Media Postees

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Immigration and the Prison Industrial Complex
Andrew Moss | counterpunch.org | 2020-01-08
In the past year, the struggle over immigration rights continued along a broad array of fronts. There were significant setbacks, such as the implementation of the "Remain in Mexico" policy that made asylum nearly impossible to attain. But there were also victories, such as a federal judge's ruling in November that required the government to…
counterpunch.org/2020/01/08/immigration-and-the-prison-industrial-complex/

Video: Trump Calls Upon Iran: "We Should Work Together"
Prof Michel Chossudovsky | globalresearch.ca | 2020-01-08
On January 8, President Trump spoke from the White House following the Iran missile attack against two US military bases in Iraq in the night of January 8. | While US and Iraqi sources said "there were no known casualties" (CNN) …
globalresearch.ca/video-trump-calls-upon-iran-we-should-work-together/5700023

Biden and Buttigieg Are Showing How Corporatism and 'the Madness of Militarism' Go Together
Norman Solomon | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Marketing nonstop war…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829492.php

Is This the End of U.S. Interference in West Asia?
Vijay Prashad | counterpunch.org | 2020-01-08
Major General Hossein Salami, the chief of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) of Iran, said on January 4 that his country would take "strategic revenge" against the United States for the assassination of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani. The assassination of Soleimani, Salami said, will be later seen as a "turning point" in U.S. interference…
counterpunch.org/2020/01/08/is-this-the-end-of-u-s-interference-in-west-asia/

Is This the End of U.S. Interference in West Asia?
Vijay Prashad | counterpunch.org | 2020-01-08
Major General Hossein Salami, the chief of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) of Iran, said on January 4 that his country would take "strategic revenge" against the United States for the assassination of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani. The assassination of Soleimani, Salami said, will be later seen as a "turning point" in U.S. interference…
counterpunch.org/2020/01/08/is-this-the-end-of-u-s-interference-in-west-asia/

Coast to coast U.S. protests demand: "U.S. out of Iraq! No war or sanctions on Iran!"
Betsey Piette | workers.org | 2020-01-08
Just days into the new year and a new decade, on Jan. 4, tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in 80 cities across 38 states to demand U.S. out of Iraq and no war or sanctions on Iran. Many activists described the massive turnout as the largest . . . | Continue reading Coast to coast U.S. protests demand: "U.S. out of Iraq! No war or sanctions on Iran!" at Workers.org
workers.org/2020/01/45365/

'Cancer to Humanity': Ex-White House Adviser on Twitter Trial for Mocking Greta 'Thunder Thighs'
sputniknews.com | 2020-01-08
The teen eco-activist from Sweden turned 17 just several days ago yet has already managed to inspire student climate protests around the globe. She earlier scolded world leaders for "stealing" children's future and drew angry and condescending remarks from celebrities and top politicians, including Donald Trump.
sputniknews.com/viral/202001081077977871-cancer-to-humanity-ex-white-house-adviser-on-twitter-trial-for-mocking-greta-thunder-thighs/

WW editorial: No war on Iran! U.S. out of Iraq!
John Catalinotto | workers.org | 2020-01-08
The gangsters in the White House and the Pentagon are responsible for the targeted assassination of a top representative of a sovereign government. The target, Qassem Soleimani of Iran, was on a peace mission that the U.S. president was aware of and had encouraged. Trump has now followed up . . . | Continue reading WW editorial: No war on Iran! U.S. out of Iraq! at Workers.org
workers.org/2020/01/45362/

'No lives lost': Trump holds fire on 'big missiles,' talks peace after Iran's strikes on US bases in Iraq
rt.com | 2020-01-08
US President Donald Trump is delivering an eagerly-awaited address to America, as the country stands on the brink of war with Iran. Trump's speech comes hours after Iranian missiles struck two US bases in Iraq. | Speaking from the White House, Trump backed away from threatening further strikes against Iran, describing Tehran's stand-down as "a good thing for all parties concerned." | Our missiles are big, powerful, accurate, lethal and fast…The fact that we have this great military and equipment, however, does not mean that we have to use it. | Trump did, however, vow to impose new economic sanctions on the…
rt.com/usa/477742-trump-responds-iran-strike-us-bases/

In What May be the Largest Strike in World History, Millions in India Protest PM Modi's Policies
Alan Macleod | mintpressnews.com | 2020-01-08
An estimated quarter of a billion workers in India went on strike today, protesting the government of Narendra Modi's racist and "anti-people," "anti-worker" policies.
mintpressnews.com/largest-strike-world-history-millions-india-protest/263999/

No War With Iran! Nationwide Protest (Sacramento)
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Memorial Auditorium (out in front), 1515 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829521.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Oakland
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
The Grand Lake Theater, 3200 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829518.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Walnut Creek
Contra Costa MoveOn and Indivisible ReSisters | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Corner of Civic Dr. and Ygnacio Valley Rd., Walnut Creek, CA 94596…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/08/18829540.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Pacifica
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Intersection of Hwy 1 & Reina Del Mar, Pacifica, CA 94044…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829525.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Fairfield, Solono Co
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Sidewalk outside of Solano County Government Center, 675 Texas Street,Fairfield, CA 94533…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829522.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Livermore
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Livermore Flagpole Plaza, First Street and South Livermore Ave, Livermore, CA 94550…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/08/18829539.php

In San José, Protesters Say We've Got a Moron with a War On
Text: R.R. Photos: Bernie Bob Jung | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Many interesting signs and flags from national day of action against war on Iran in San José, California. | January 4, 2020.
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829493.php

No War With Iran! Nationwide Protest (San Francisco)
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
One Post Street above Montgomery BART, San Francisco, CA 94104…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829516.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Fremont
Indivisible Alameda County and others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Veterans Memorial Park (outside Fremont Courthouse), intersection of Walnut Ave. and Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829538.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Monterey
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Window On The Bay / Monterey Waterfront Park, intersection of Del Monte Ave and Camino El Estero, Monterey, CA…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829519.php

No War With Iran! Nationwide Protest (Alameda)
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Intersection of Park St & Central Ave, Alameda, CA 94501 | Intersection near Starbucks, Peet's, the Star Pizza, and the Alameda Theater…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829520.php

No War With Iran! Nationwide Protest (Santa Cruz)
Santa Cruz Indivisible | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Clock Tower, Water Street and N. Pacific Ave, Downtown Santa Cruz, CA 95060…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829517.php

No War With Iran! Protest Santa Rosa
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Old Court House Square, 3rd St. & Mendocino Ave and 4th St. & Santa Rosa Ave, Downtown Santa Rosa, CA 95405…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/08/18829544.php

SF: No New War on Iran! Emergency Protest
ANSWER Coalition | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Powell + Market, San Francisco…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829529.php

No War With Iran! Protest Vigil in Mountain View
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Gateway Park, intersection of W. El Camino Real and Castro Street, Mountain View, CA 94040…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829524.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Davis
Indivisible Yolo Co., Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Central Park, 5th St & B St, Davis, CA 95616…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829523.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Fairfield, Solono Co
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Sidewalk outside of Solano County Government Center, 675 Texas Street,Fairfield, CA 94533…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829522.php

No War With Iran! Nationwide Protest (Santa Cruz)
Santa Cruz Indivisible | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Clock Tower, Water Street and N. Pacific Ave, Downtown Santa Cruz, CA 95060…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829517.php

No War With Iran! Protest in San Jose
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Intersection of of Stevens Creek and South Winchester Blvd., at the border of San Jose 95128 and Santa Clara 95050…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829526.php

In San José, Protesters Say We've Got a Moron with a War On
Text: R.R. Photos: Bernie Bob Jung | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Many interesting signs and flags from national day of action against war on Iran in San José, California. | January 4, 2020.
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829493.php

No War With Iran! Protest in San Jose
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Intersection of of Stevens Creek and South Winchester Blvd., at the border of San Jose 95128 and Santa Clara 95050…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829526.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Oakland
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
The Grand Lake Theater, 3200 Grand Ave, Oakland, CA 94610…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829518.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Walnut Creek
Contra Costa MoveOn and Indivisible ReSisters | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Corner of Civic Dr. and Ygnacio Valley Rd., Walnut Creek, CA 94596…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/08/18829540.php

No War With Iran! Protest Vigil in Mountain View
MoveOn, Indivisible, Others | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Gateway Park, intersection of W. El Camino Real and Castro Street, Mountain View, CA 94040…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/07/18829524.php

No War With Iran! Protest in Sonoma
Sonoma Valley Resistance | indybay.org | 2020-01-08
Sonoma Plaza, 453 1st Street East, Sonoma, CA 95476…
indybay.org/newsitems/2020/01/08/18829543.php

Nurses warn of burn-out in new strike over pay and recruitment
The Canary | thecanary.co | 2020-01-08
Thousands of "burned out" nurses have taken to picket lines in the north of Ireland as one-day strike action brings some health services to a standstill.An escalating row over pay and conditions in the under-pressure hospital system emptied treatment waiting rooms across the country.Politicians are trying to reach an agreement which would produce a funding boost for an NHS beset by long waiting lists for treatment and rancour over employee pay levels while struggling to fill some vacant posts.The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) protest follows a similar walkout last month over salary rates that lag behind colleagu…
thecanary.co/discovery/news-discovery/2020/01/08/nurses-warn-of-burn-out-in-new-strike-over-pay-and-recruitment/

Protesters across New England demand: No War on Iran!
Liberation Staff | liberationnews.org | 2020-01-08
Reports from Boston, New Haven, Conn, and Manchester, NH.
liberationnews.org/protesters-across-new-england-demand-no-war-on-iran/

More Than 180 Events Planned Across US to Protest Trump's March to War With Iran
Staff | truthout.org | 2020-01-08
After Iran's retaliation for the killing of Gen. Qasem Soleimani intensified fears of another catastrophic Middle East war, a coalition of progressive advocacy groups Tuesday reiterated their call for massive demonstrations across the U.S. to protest President Donald Trump's " military brinksmanship" and…
truthout.org/articles/more-than-180-events-planned-across-us-to-protest-trumps-march-to-war-with-iran/

Blowback? U.S. Assassination of Soleimani May Weaken Growing Protest Movement in Iran
Staff | democracynow.org | 2020-01-08
Protests broke out in Iran in November in response to high fuel prices, leading to demonstrations in dozens of cities around the country. The protesters have demanded economic relief and denounced corruption. More than 1,000 people have been killed since the outbreak of the protests and a violent crackdown by security forces. The rise in tensions between Iran and the United States, triggered by the U.S. assassination of top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani, could weaken that protest movement, says Ali Kadivar, assistant professor of sociology and international studies at Boston College who was active in Iran's st…
www.democracynow.org/2020/1/8/us_iran_tensions_protest_movement

Blowback? U.S. Assassination of Soleimani May Weaken Growing Protest Movement in Iran
Staff | democracynow.org | 2020-01-08
Protests broke out in Iran in November in response to high fuel prices, leading to demonstrations in dozens of cities around the country. The protesters have demanded economic relief and denounced corruption. More than 1,000 people have been killed since the outbreak of the protests and a violent crackdown by security forces. The rise in tensions between Iran and the United States, triggered by the U.S. assassination of top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani, could weaken that protest movement, says Ali Kadivar, assistant professor of sociology and international studies at Boston College who was active in Iran's st…
www.democracynow.org/2020/1/8/us_iran_tensions_protest_movement

Iran Attacks US in Iraq, Soleimani's Diplomatic Mission & Trump Had Marines "Kill Protesters"
Ryan Cristián | thelastamericanvagabond.com | 2020-01-08
Welcome to The Daily Wrap Up, a concise show dedicated to bringing you the most relevant independent news, as we see it, from the last 24 hours (1/7/19). As always, take the information discussed in the video below and research it for yourself, and come to your own conclusions. Anyone telling you what the truth …
thelastamericanvagabond.com/daily-wrap-up/iran-attacks-us-in-iraq-soleimanis-diplomatic-mission-trump-had-marines-kill-protesters/

Worldwide Protests against 5G on January 25, 2020
IASEIS | globalresearch.ca | 2020-01-08
Protests will take place in many countries on Saturday, January 25, 2020. This is the first Global Day of Protest against 5G. It is only the first of more to come until our voices are heard and the irradiation of | …
globalresearch.ca/worldwide-protests-against-5g-on-january-25-2020/5699989

US Jingoism Promotes Mindless Support for War with Iran
Dave Lindorff | counterpunch.org | 2020-01-08
This is not an article intended to praise Qassem Suleimani, the Commander of Iran's military who was whacked by President Trump with several Hellfire Missiles fired from a US drone at his vehicle outside the Baghdad Airport. What I do decry, however, is the almost universal characterization of Suleimani as "the baddest of the bad,"
counterpunch.org/2020/01/08/us-jingoism-promotes-mindless-support-for-war-with-iran/

US Jingoism Promotes Mindless Support for War with Iran
Dave Lindorff | counterpunch.org | 2020-01-08
This is not an article intended to praise Qassem Suleimani, the Commander of Iran's military who was whacked by President Trump with several Hellfire Missiles fired from a US drone at his vehicle outside the Baghdad Airport. What I do decry, however, is the almost universal characterization of Suleimani as "the baddest of the bad,"
counterpunch.org/2020/01/08/us-jingoism-promotes-mindless-support-for-war-with-iran/

Trump's Actions in Iraq Could Plunge the Country Into Crisis Once Again, Leaving Iran as Strong as Ever
Patrick Cockburn | counterpunch.org | 2020-01-08
The assassination of Qassem Soleimani has capsized Iraqi politics in the most dangerous of ways, making it possible that the country will be plunged once again into a state of permanent crisis and war from which it has escaped in the last two years. President Trump is threatening sanctions against Iraq if it expels the…
counterpunch.org/2020/01/08/trumps-actions-in-iraq-could-plunge-the-country-into-crisis-once-again-leaving-iran-as-strong-as-ever/

"Panic" in Israel as the ICC Takes "Momentous Step" in the Right Direction
Ramzy Baroud | dissidentvoice.org | 2020-01-08
At long last, Fatou Bensouda, the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) has uttered the long-anticipated conclusion that "all the statutory criteria under the Rome statute for the opening of an investigation (into alleged war crimes in the Occupied Palestinian Territories) have been met". Bensouda's verdict has been in the making for a …
dissidentvoice.org/2020/01/panic-in-israel-as-the-icc-takes-momentous-step-in-the-right-direction/

Justice at Last? Panic in Israel as the ICC Takes Momentous Step in the Right Direction
Ramzy Baroud | mintpressnews.com | 2020-01-08
The high level of these ICC investigations places the legal push against Israel at a whole new level. This is uncharted territory for Israel, the United States, Palestine, the ICC and the international community as a whole.
mintpressnews.com/justice-at-last-panic-in-israel-as-the-icc-takes-momentous-step-in-the-right-direction/263973/

Targeting Iraq, Iran/ U.S. threatens wider war
Sara Flounders | workers.org | 2020-01-08
Jan 7–Enormous demonstrations in Iran, Iraq and region-wide are expressing anti-imperialist rage, and signaling a new day, a rebirth of mass movements that will drive the U.S. out of the region. Philadelphia, Jan. 4. A criminal U.S. act has kindled this firestorm. On Jan. 2, U.S. imperialism pushed its aggressive . . . | Continue reading Targeting Iraq, Iran/ U.S. threatens wider war at Workers.org
workers.org/2020/01/45372/

Iran Takes 5th and Final JCPOA Rollback Step
Stephen Lendman | globalresearch.ca | 2020-01-08
It took years of negotiations to conclude the landmark JCPOA nuclear deal in 2015 between Iran and P5+1 countries (Russia, China, UK, France and Germany + the EU). | Adopted unanimously by Security Council Resolution 2231, the agreement became binding international …
globalresearch.ca/iran-takes-5th-final-jcpoa-rollback-step/5699824

Escalation? Iranian Missiles Strike Two US Military Bases in Iraq, "Slap in the Face" to the US, according to Tehran
Stephen Lendman | globalresearch.ca | 2020-01-08
The Trump regime's assassination of Iranian General Soleimani, Iraqi deputy PMU commander Muhandis, and others with them was a flagrant UN Charter breach — an act of war against both countries. | International law affirms the right of self-defense in response | …
globalresearch.ca/escalation-iranian-missiles-strike-two-us-military-bases-in-iraq-slap-in-the-face-to-the-us-according-to-tehran/5699992

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