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Australia's Account Of The London Meeting That Led To The Trump–Russia Investigation Will Remain Secret

In a five-page decision following an appeal from BuzzFeed News, Australia's Information Commissioner said publishing a key diplomatic cable would put the relationship between Australia and the United States at risk.

Mark Di Stefano • 3 days ago

The Daily Telegraph's Star Columnist Got A Column About "The Voice" Deleted Because Her Daughter Is Auditioning For The Show

Allison Pearson told Telegraph management that she wanted the 2013 article scrubbed ahead of her daughter's new audition for the reality TV show.

Mark Di Stefano • 3 days ago

An American Sports Website Is On A Hiring Spree For Some Of Britain's Top Football Writers

"[The Athletic has] offered old journalism money, signing-on fees, comp schemes, equity," one writer told BuzzFeed News.

Mark Di Stefano • 6 days ago

A News Agency Which Wrongly Reported The Death Of A Dutch Teen As A “Legal Euthanasia” Is Now Claiming She Died From “Self-Euthanasia”

As mainstream media outlets worked to correct a major reporting error on the death of 17-year-old Noa Pothoven, CEN was pitching new claims about her.

Mark Di Stefano • 10 days ago

A Dutch Teenager’s Death Was Wrongly Reported As “Legal Euthanasia” Across International Media. Here’s How They All Got It Wrong.

Inaccurate stories claiming the 17-year-old had been “legally euthanised” travelled so widely across the internet that even the pope appeared to tweet about it.

Mark Di Stefano • 11 days ago

The British Army's Guide For Spotting "Extreme Right Wing" Soldiers Has Leaked Online

Army officers were told to look out for individuals who "describe themselves as 'Patriots'", "make generalisations about Muslims and Jews" and talk about "race war".

Mark Di Stefano • 19 days ago

The Owner Of Guido Fawkes Is Running A Social Media Campaign To Make Boris Johnson Prime Minister

A new website, Boris2020.org, urges voters to lobby MPs to support Johnson’s campaign for the Tory leadership. It was registered to Paul Staines, founder of Guido Fawkes.

Alex Spence • 20 days ago

Tommy Robinson And Carl Benjamin Have Failed To Get Elected To The European Parliament

Robinson lost his deposit, blaming the "establishment" for his failure.

Mark Di Stefano • 21 days ago

Millions Of Young Women Are Being Targeted By Facebook Ads Depicting Nigel Farage As A Bloody-Eyed Vampire

Businesswoman Gina Miller's new group has spent almost £30,000 on the anti-Farage scare campaign, which aims to reach millions of young people.

Mark Di Stefano • 25 days ago

New Video Shows Nigel Farage Courting Fringe Right-Wing Figures At A Private Tea Party Hosted At The Ritz

Farage was a guest at the event alongside people who have praised Putin and spread far-right memes. The Brexit Party leader asked them for money and “all the help we can get”.

Alex Wickham • 27 days ago
Mark Di Stefano • One month ago

There’s A New Tommy Robinson Channel On YouTube That Bypasses Restrictions On His Main Account

“YouTube are a complete disgrace”, Labour chair of the home affairs committee Yvette Cooper told BuzzFeed News.

Mark Di Stefano • One month ago

Tommy Robinson Will Face Fresh Contempt Of Court Proceedings

It comes during the prominent far-right figure's campaign to become an MEP.

Mark Di Stefano • One month ago

The Brexit Party’s Most Senior Election Official Says Tommy Robinson Has Been “Persecuted” And Islamophobia Is “Made Up”

Nigel Farage distanced himself from his party's national election agent after BuzzFeed News uncovered the posts.

Alex Wickham • One month ago

YouTube Has Downgraded Carl Benjamin's Sargon Of Akkad Account After He Talked About Raping A British MP

YouTube confirmed to BuzzFeed News that UKIP candidate Carl Benjamin — known online as Sargon of Akkad — has been suspended from the company's partner programme.

Mark Di Stefano • One month ago

Under Siege For His Comments About Rape, UKIP’s Star Candidate Carl Benjamin Has Recruited Milo Yiannopoulos To Join His Campaign

The former Breitbart editor and conservative troll is returning to the UK for a week to support Carl Benjamin's bid for a seat in the European Parliament.

Alex Spence • One month ago

Police Are Investigating The UKIP Candidate Who Talked About Raping A Female Labour MP

"What Carl Benjamin is trying to do through his actions is control me and make light of the things that control women," Labour MP Jess Phillips said.

Mark Di Stefano • One month ago

UKIP Candidate Carl Benjamin Has Talked Again About Raping Labour MP Jess Phillips And Now She Wants Action

"If Facebook and Twitter can ban these people for hate speech, how is it they are allowed to stand for election?" Phillips told BuzzFeed News.

Mark Di Stefano • One month ago

A Hyperpartisan Pro–Tommy Robinson News Website Has Been Permanently Banned From Facebook

Facebook permanently banned the cheerleading website as the far-right leader began campaigning for EU Parliament.

Mark Di Stefano • One month ago

Activists Are Trying To Force Mastercard To Cut Off Payments To The Far Right

The payment giant’s shareholders will vote on a proposal to set up a “human rights committee” at the company to monitor money flowing to hate groups.

Mark Di Stefano • One month ago