Amnesty International

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A man receives a Covid-19 vaccination shot on April 6, 2021 in Juba, South Sudan. The country received 132,000 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine via the World Health Organization's COVAX program. (Photo: Andreea Campeanu/Getty Images)
"Unless we take immediate action to solidify more aid and relief, we face lost decades of development and millions more will suffer."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
A protester holds a sign showing the worldwide death toll from the coronavirus pandemic outside Pfizer's headquarters in New York City on March 11, 2021. (Photo: Erick McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images)
"Covid-19 has brutally exposed and deepened inequality both within and between...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Gambian war crimes lawyer Fatou Bensouda takes the oath during a swearing-in ceremony as the International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor in The Hague, on June 15, 2012. (Photo: Bas Czerwinskini/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)
"Trump's sanctions set a dangerous precedent for attacks on victims, lawyers,...


Good news, cookie lovers! Next Friday kicks off “Girl Scout Cookie Weekend," celebrating the world's largest girl-led business helping girls learn key life skills like setting goals, making decisions, managing money and giving abortions. No, wait. Not true. Except to some wingers with "pro-life concerns" who have launched a campaign to boycott all those subversive cookies because Girl Scouts think Kathleen Sebelius and Wendy Davis are cool, and promote "the Planned Parenthood abortion business...