The Most Shocking Stories You Can't Miss This Week

This week for BuzzFeed News, Syreeta McFadden tells the miraculous story of the only known lynching survivor in America. Read that and these other great stories from BuzzFeed and around the web.

1. What Do You Do After Surviving Your Own Lynching? — BuzzFeed News

2. Uber Data and Leaked Docs Provide a Look at How Much Uber Drivers Make — BuzzFeed News

3. My Four Months as a Private Prison GuardMother Jones

4. The Mystifying Triumph of Hope Hicks, Donald Trump’s Right-Hand WomanGQ

5. Think Gender Is Performance? You Have Judith Butler to Thank for That.New York

6. The Bears Who Came to Town and Would Not Go AwayOutside

7. The French Connection: How Paris Police Closed in on Cameron's Biggest Donor — BuzzFeed News

8. Inside the Mind of Steven Spielberg, Hollywood's Big Friendly GiantWired

9. The Gay Bathhouse Fire of 1977 — BuzzFeed News