Daily Archives: July 18, 2018

We can’t hide from global warming’s consequences

by David Suzuki

Over the past few months, heat records have broken worldwide. In early July, the temperature in Ouargla, Algeria, reached 51.3 C, the highest ever recorded in Africa. Temperatures in the eastern and southwestern United States and southeastern Canada have also hit record highs. In Montreal, people sweltered under temperatures of 36.6 C, the highest ever recorded there, as well as record-breaking extreme midnight heat and humidity, an unpleasant experience shared by people in Ottawa. Dozens of people have died from heat-related causes in Quebec alone.

Russia | La majorité des Russes refusent que soit glorifiée la mémoire de Nikolaï Romanov

81:19 en faveur des bolcheviks

https://kprf.ru/pravda/issues/2018/74/article-61920/

La « PRAVDA » a déjà noté que dans un contexte social marqué par le rejet massif de la réforme des retraites, les autorités ont tout intérêt à rester discrètes au sujet du 100e anniversaire du déclenchement de la guerre civile en Russie.

Spain | Amazon workers in Spain strike on Prime Day

On Amazon Prime Day 2018 over 1500 workers across Spain went on strike to disrupt the company’s most busy sales period. Workers also disrupted services across Italy, Germany and Poland during the 36 hour busiest “prime” sale to fight back against exploitation and union oppression in the workplace.