All women deserve the support they need to breastfeed, if they choose to. Breastfeeding has important benefits for moms and babies everywhere, and can literally save lives in the developing world. Save the Children’s new report, Superfood for Babies, estimates that 830,000 babies could be saved if all women breastfed in the first hour of life.

All women deserve the support they need to breastfeed, if they choose to. Breastfeeding has important benefits for moms and babies everywhere, and can literally save lives in the developing world. Save the Children’s new report, Superfood for Babies, estimates that 830,000 babies could be saved if all women breastfed in the first hour of life.

Sarah Lisanby is trying to bring the controversial treatment into the mainstream.

The Woman Trying to Rehabilitate Electroshock Therapy

Sarah Lisanby is trying to bring the controversial treatment into the mainstream.

In a message to the Economic Community of Central African States, meeting in Chad, Secretary-General Ban called for an end to interreligiou...

In a message to the Economic Community of Central African States, meeting in Chad, Secretary-General Ban called for an end to interreligiou...

FEMNET, also called the African Women's Development and Communication Network, is an organization established in 1998 to promote women's development in Africa. FEMNET helps non-government organizations share information and approaches on women's development, equality and other human rights

FEMNET, also called the African Women's Development and Communication Network, is an organization established in 1998 to promote women's development in Africa. FEMNET helps non-government organizations share information and approaches on women's development, equality and other human rights

Northeast Regional Conference | Amnesty International USA - Join hundreds of participants from all over New England, New York, and New Jersey for Amnesty International's Northeast Regional Conference on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Boston University. Register by November 4th: http://www.amnestyusa.org/events/regional-conferences/northeast-regional-conference

Northeast Regional Conference | Amnesty International USA - Join hundreds of participants from all over New England, New York, and New Jersey for Amnesty International's Northeast Regional Conference on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Boston University. Register by November 4th: http://www.amnestyusa.org/events/regional-conferences/northeast-regional-conference

Depression, Psychiatry and the use of ECT by Pat Bracken Asylum Magazine for Democratic Psychiatry, Psychology & Community Development

Depression, Psychiatry and the use of ECT by Pat Bracken Asylum Magazine for Democratic Psychiatry, Psychology & Community Development

Every day hundreds of people in India get electrocuted through their brain without their consent while they are fully awake. A new law being debated by Parliament would ban the use of electroshock without anaesthesia and muscle relaxants. However, the Indian Psychiatric Society and the World Psychiatric Association support the view that this current, terrifying and dangerous practice is acceptable for poor people. They are both on the wrong side of history.  The Indian Psychiatric Society…

Every day hundreds of people in India get electrocuted through their brain without their consent while they are fully awake. A new law being debated by Parliament would ban the use of electroshock without anaesthesia and muscle relaxants. However, the Indian Psychiatric Society and the World Psychiatric Association support the view that this current, terrifying and dangerous practice is acceptable for poor people. They are both on the wrong side of history. The Indian Psychiatric Society…

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