Under an audacious plan known as “Operation Warp Speed,” President Trump has pledged to deliver “hundreds of millions” of COVID-19 vaccine doses by year’s end,STAT reports. If successful, the plan would shock the system of vaccine development, which usually takes years.   

Facebook and YouTube have pulled 'Plandemic,' a viral video touting unsubstantiated claims about the novel coronavirus—but edited versions remain online, Reuters reports.

With 97 million people and a shared border with China, Vietnam hasn’t reported asingle COVID-19 death and has just 268 confirmed cases.

The term “conscientious objector” is closely associated with war—but it originally referred to people who refused vaccines. In 1800s England, after vaccination rules were loosened to allow for a “conscience clause” conscientious objection cases spiraled, sparking debate. …

Technology designed to intercept online extremism is being deployed to tackle vaccine misinformation, The Guardian reports.

Yesterday Texas lawmaker Jonathan Stickland railed against leading vaccine scientist Peter Hotez, accusing him of “sorcery” and “self enriching ‘science’” on Twitter, The Washington Post reports. Hotez had tweeted his concerns in light of a new report that found more Texas…

Trust in vaccines is eroding to the point that they could become useless, warned an important editorial in The New York Times this past weekend.   Online, “anti-vaccine propaganda has outpaced pro-vaccine public health information”—and defense against the onslaught is too…

The US remains the sole holdout among developed nations in signing the UN’s Convention on the Rights of the Child—furthering evidence that children’s rights, which ensure “the survival and development of the child,” are being recklessly and needlessly eroded as more people…