Category Archives: Amnesty International

Death Penalty

According to Amnesty International, there are sixty-eight countries that retain the death penalty and carry out executions. But even thisnumber is misleading. In reality, the vast majority of the world’s executions are carried out by seven nations: China, Iran, Saudi … Continue reading

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Rachel Aliene Corrie

Rachel Aliene Corrie (April 10, 1979 – March 16, 2003) was an American activist and diarist. She was a member of a pro-Palestinian group called the International Solidarity Movement (ISM). She was killed by an Israel Defense Forces (IDF) armored bulldozer in a combat zone in Rafah, in the southern part … Continue reading

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