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A large number of poorer countries are running out of Covid-19 vaccines, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned. With less than 2 per cent of its populations vaccinated so far, some countries on the…
Volunteers wait to be checked at a vaccine trial facility set at Soweto's Chris Sani Baragwanath Hospital outside Johannesburg, South Africa, November 30, 2020. 
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It is long past time for Congress to end qualified immunity and reform government employer liability

June 21, 2021 Following the end of the Civil War, Congress enacted Section 1983 to enforce the guarantees of the Fourteenth Amendment and ensure that government officials would be held accountable when they acted unlawfully. But over 50 years ago, the…
A view of the Capitol Building in Washington October 15, 2013.
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The anti-LGBT+ policies of Hungary's government are getting some well-deserved attention this week, as the city of Munich calls for the Allianz Arena to light up in rainbow colors during a Euro 2020 football…
People march with a giant rainbow flag from the parliament building in Budapest during the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Pride Parade on July 6, 2019.
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Open Letter

Dear EU High Representative/Vice-President, Dear Foreign Ministers of the EU member states, As the Council of the European Union (EU) and its preparatory bodies review the situation in Burundi and related EU policy, the undersigned organizations wish to…
The charred remains of Radio Publique Africaine in Bujumbura, Burundi, which was attacked and vandalized in May 2015 following an attempted coup.