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The best of the week’s news by Lindsay Beyerstein

Sidney's Picks: Striketober!

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Diego Rivera

The Best of the Week’s News:

  • Striketober and the Revenge of the Essential Worker. (TNR)
  • Amazon workers on Staten Island are gathering signatures and bracing for an anti-union campaign. (NYT)
  • Flight attendants for an AA subsidiary have authorized a strike by a 100% vote. If they can’t avert a strike, they may escalate to a plan they call CHAOS. (HuffPost)
  • Sleep deprivation stalks homeless people. (Nation)
  • Three kids attacked a Black woman in Louisiana, when she asked a Sherrif’s Deputy for help, he beat her more. (ProPublica)