The family of an Italian woman who died after complications from premature labor is alleging that a doctor refused a life-saving fetal removal because of his moral objections to abortion.
Massive rallies across Poland and other parts of Europe gave the country’s parliamentarians second thoughts.
Thousands of women took to the streets of Poland on #BlackMonday to protest against a draft law that would limit access to legal abortions.
For Eritreans, the potentially fatal trip across the Mediterranean Sea is only the last of many dangerous steps in the flight from home.
TL;DR if Africa was actually a school, everyone would be cooler than you.
On World Humanitarian Day, new data give a sobering picture of an already bleak problem.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon called for an independent investigation on Tuesday, based on a “fact-finding mission” that nobody had details about.
A staggering number of South Sudanese women were assaulted in less than three weeks after fighting broke out last month.
“We didn’t even know Marie Colvin existed somewhere,” said Bashar al-Assad, who denied allegations that Colvin was targeted that are raised in a recent lawsuit.
As Europe struggles to handle its refugee crisis, people running from the 14 year-long war in Afghanistan find themselves left on the outside. BuzzFeed News’ Jina Moore reports from Lesbos, Greece.
The war crimes case filed by Marie Colvin’s family is the first against the government of Bashar al-Assad – but, lawyers say, it won’t be the last.
A weekend of heavy fighting in the capital of South Sudan is the end of the latest peace deal.
The decision was hailed by campaigners as “ground breaking”.
Politicians called it a symbol of European failure. Media reports called it squalid. But until it was bulldozed this week, the Idomeni refugee camp offered hope to the thousands of people who lived there. Jina Moore reports for BuzzFeed News.
Kenya says the camps are a security threat, but the move comes at a time when refugees are big business.
We asked our colleagues in eight BuzzFeed offices to describe what sexual harassment is like where they live – and how people fight it.
The godfather of narrative nonfiction said this weekend he didn’t know any women worth reading. Here are some suggestions.