After more than a week of nationwide protests, new charges announced against George Floyd’s murderers

Attorney General Keith Ellison tempered any expectations of justice as thousands continued to defy police and military repression in marches across the country World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

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Nearly half a million health care workers worldwide infected with coronavirus

The International Council of Nurses reports that 600 nurses have died in the COVID-19 pandemic and estimates that 450,000 health care workers of all kinds have been infected worldwide. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Thursday, June 4th, 2020
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White House Coronavirus Task Force effectively ended by Trump

Now that all fifty states have begun reopening in some form, the pandemic is considered over by the US ruling elite even as coronavirus infections and deaths continue to climb. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020
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Brazilian youth join international wave of protests against police violence

Responding to demonstrations across the US, thousands of people took to the streets of Brazil protesting against police violence, racism and the fascistic president Bolsonaro. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020
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Protesters defy Trump’s threats, expand nationwide movement against police killings

Curfews, mass arrests and police terror have not quelled the powerful movement of youth and workers of all races and ethnicities in response to the police murder of George Floyd. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020
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COVID-19 pandemic exposes a rapidly developing global health crisis

The pandemic has caused severe disruptions in the delivery of health care in fragile health systems the world over. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
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Thousands rally in Perth, Australia against police violence

The protest was a rebuke of Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s declaration that “There’s no need to import things happening in other countries here to Australia.” World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
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In the face of ongoing nationwide protests, Trump administration deploys military to the capital

Trump’s dictatorial moves to quash protests against the police murder of George Floyd signal an escalation of state violence. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
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Nationwide protests continue over police murder as state violence mounts

In scenes repeated across the country, youth and workers were clubbed, gassed and attacked with rubber bullets by police. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 2nd, 2020
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Video: Police on nationwide rampage

Throughout the country, police attacked nonviolent protestors and journalists with batons, tear gas, rubber bullets, and even vehicles. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...