A Hotel Has Been Transformed Into An Immigration Detention Centre. An Inspector Says It’s Not Good Enough.
Refugees detained in a Brisbane hotel are in overcrowded rooms and have limited access to exercise, says the Commonwealth Ombudsman.
The power dynamics at play in any workplace sexual harassment scenario are "heightened" in Antarctica, one researcher said.
Tursunay Ziyawudun endured months of interrogations and ritual humiliations at the hands of camp officials before she was released. She's terrified she's about to be sent back.
The World's Most Influential Animal Conservation Group Has Links To Trophy Hunters And The Fashion Industry
Who is the world’s most important conservation organization really looking out for — endangered animals, or the people who want to pay big bucks to hunt them?
"If it was in the tens of millions it might go some of the way to making me feel like I'd been seen, heard and there was a modicum of justice," one woman told BuzzFeed News.
The video platform is doing better than many other social networking sites but still faces an uphill battle.
Websites banned by Australia's internet censor include a right wing Canadian blog, three online news publications and two forums where violent videos are regularly shared.
“Aboriginal people, regardless of where they are born, have permanent protection form deportation," said a lawyer representing the men.
“It’s eating our bodies and our minds,” one refugee said.
Goodbye, hell-fires. Hello, flood waters.
Experts are making wildly different predictions about the future of the coronavirus. "We are at the blind-men-feeling-the-elephant stage of this outbreak.”
Online Stores Promoting Koala Gifts On Facebook Said They Would Donate To Bushfire Charities. It’s Unclear If They Did.
Online stores popped up during Australia’s bushfire crisis, and ran hundreds of Facebook ads promoting koala-themed gifts. But their claims of charitable giving are difficult to prove.
After years in Australia’s island detention camps, dozens of men are now in a very different kind of prison: a hotel in central Brisbane.
A Russian Propagandist Ran An Ad In The Washington Post — And Then Ran Victory Laps In Russian Media
When Alexander Malkevich wanted to free two Russians being held in Libya, he turned to an unlikely place — the American media.
Dr. Li Wenliang tried to warn medical colleagues of a mysterious virus taking hold in Wuhan, but he was silenced by local police.
Final approval for six arms deals worth roughly $30 million has been held up for more than a year, and Ukraine has no idea why, four officials told BuzzFeed News.
Press freedoms are under assault around the world. These are the most urgent cases in February, including journalists receiving threats, subjected to unfair trials, and their murders left unsolved.
Clearview AI Wants To Sell Its Facial Recognition Software To Authoritarian Regimes Around The World
Facebook confirmed to BuzzFeed News that it has sent a cease-and-desist letter to Clearview AI, asking the company to stop using information from Facebook and Instagram.
BuzzFeed News has seen a letter passed to Mike Pompeo from an evangelical US pastor and dozens of Ukrainian Christian groups demanding then-ambassador Marie Yovanovitch be fired for supporting LGBTQ rights.
The head of the Iranian investigation team said Iran would no longer share information with Ukraine after the leak of the recording, which was also confirmed as genuine by Ukraine’s president.
"Wow... I inspired the campaign? OK, yeah that's bullshit," Shane Bazzi told BuzzFeed News.
Britain Has Left The EU And The Moment It Became Official Looked Dramatically Different Across The Country
The end of a 47-year relationship.
A Pro-Trump Blog Doxed A Chinese Scientist It Falsely Accused Of Creating The Coronavirus As A Bioweapon
Zero Hedge's Twitter account was permanently suspended Friday, following the publication of the scientist's name.
This Is Why Twitter Suspended The Account Of An 8-Year-Old Climate Activist Who Went Viral For Saying She's Not The "Greta Of India"
Licypriya Kangujam's Twitter account was suspended for 10 hours, sparking fury online.
She Went Viral After Being Cropped Out Of A Photo. Now She Says It’s Time For African Climate Activists To Be Heard.
Vanessa Nakate said she hopes this is a watershed moment for climate crisis activism and how it's reported.
I mean everything.
Facebook will work with global and local health organisations to combat misinformation about the coronavirus emergency.
These Pictures Of Locust Swarms In East Africa Are Truly Apocalyptic. Climate Conditions Are Partly To Blame.
The worst outbreak of locusts in Kenya in 70 years is being driven by the same trends fueling devastating bushfires in Australia, climate scientists told Buzzfeed News.
In Australia, viral hoaxes have emerged that use racist tropes and stereotypes to target Chinese communities.