Amnesty critical of FIFA leader starring in Saudi PR video


by The Independent

The Independent— Human rights activists are denouncing FIFA President Gianni Infantino's starring turn in a promotional video for the Saudi Arabian government, in which he claims the kingdom  has made important changes

The Independent—South Africa's president criticizes 'vaccine nationalism'. South African president and African Union chairman Cyril Ramaphosa has called on richer nations to release surplus vaccine doses to the rest of the world

The Independent—Tennessee governor faces criticism for approach to virus. As Tennessee has fueled one of the nation’s worst COVID-19 surges for weeks, Gov. Bill Lee’s approach hasn’t strayed much from how he and several fellow Republican governors battling similar spikes have long approached the virus

The Independent—Proud Boys leader was government informant, records show. Court records show that the leader of the Proud Boys, who was arrested in Washington shortly before the Capitol riot, previously worked undercover and cooperated with investigators after he was accused of fraud in 2012