Miriam Toews talks about “keeping that particular agony inside of me” while writing her new novel about abuse in a remote Mennonite colony.
In telling the gut-wrenching stories of two boys who survived Jackson’s alleged abuse, the HBO documentary digs deep into the most painful contradictions of a cultural icon.
Twitter Just Removed A Tweet From An Account Linked To Iran’s Supreme Leader, Raising Enforcement Questions
Twitter has previously used a newsworthiness standard to defend its refusal to apply abuse and harassment rules to President Donald Trump’s account.
“He’s bitching about me spending $25 on a pedicure, and then I come to find out that it was my $25.”
There’s not a way to block people, so harassers can share you on unwanted files.
Disturbing Video Shows Immigrant Children Being Slapped, Pushed, And Dragged In Arizona Detention Facility
The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office initially said they found no criminal wrongdoing in the recorded incidents, but on Monday said command staff decided to refer the case to prosecutors after all.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and policy boss Vijaya Gadde seemed completely unprepared to deal with caste issues, according to sources.
According to a recently unsealed federal indictment, two Massachusetts police officers, who pleaded not guilty Wednesday, are accused of using excessive force and other charges.
Bernice McFadden’s Praise Song for the Butterflies, Vox by Christina Dalcher, and Red Clocks by Leni Zumas dig into the long-term effects of sexual trauma without exploiting women’s pain for entertainment.
Due process has failed Indian victims of sexual assault for years — and now they’re using social media to call out men.
Democrats Are Referring The Abuse Claims Against Rep. Keith Ellison To Law Enforcement After An Investigator Couldn’t Substantiate Them
An investigator hired by the Minnesota Democratic Party cited Karen Monahan’s refusal to produce alleged video evidence in dismissing her claims against Ellison.
“I am taking this step now because I am innocent and eager to see this entire matter resolved,” Ellison told BuzzFeed News after Karen Monahan accused him of abuse.
A Bishop Says The Church Will Cooperate With Vermont Investigators After BuzzFeed News’ Investigation Of Abuse At A Catholic Orphanage
“The scandals and the ghosts of what happened there still haunt us,” Bishop Christopher Coyne said.
The state’s attorney general is seeking documents and information on payments to victims as part of its civil probe into the church.
News podcast covering child abuse at St. Joseph's Catholic Orphanage, deepfakes and fake news, and world news from NAFTA to Myanmar.
This could have huge implications for social psychology.
When detained workers, including two pregnant women, asked for air conditioning in the bus they were riding in, government agents turned on the heater, the ACLU said.
“This video does not exist because I never behaved in this way, and any characterization otherwise is false,” the prominent Minnesota Democrat said.
In the wake of #MeToo, the alt lit star has made a seemingly uncontested return to the spotlight after abuse accusations in 2014.
Hardwick's ex-girlfriend, Chloe Dykstra, said he was emotionally and sexually abusive in their relationship. He's denied her allegations.
Maneka Gandhi, India's women and child development minister, wants Twitter to create a list of "violent words" so that tweets containing them can be easily pulled down.
"We don’t aim to play judge and jury," Spotify said.
Jennifer Fox’s powerful new film The Tale is a reminder of how many #MeToo narratives have been centered on the men accused, rather than the people who have spoken up against them. (Warning: This essay contains descriptions of child sexual assault, and spoilers.)
"We have heard the message that something is broken and that urgent and profound actions are needed," USC's board of trustees said in a letter.
Act like a jerk, and Twitter will start limiting how often your tweets show up.
“There was a lot of mental and physical abuse,” Kelis alleged.
The Mormon Church Is Making A Big Change After Women Said They Were Encouraged To Stay With Their Abusers
The guidelines issued to church leaders state for the first time that "members should never be encouraged to remain in a home or situation that is abusive or unsafe."
The Duffer Brothers Have Apologized After Being Accused Of Verbally Abusing Multiple Women On The Set Of "Stranger Things"
A Netflix spokesperson said they looked into the allegations against the show's creators "and found no wrongdoing."
In The Wake Of Rob Porter Allegations, Mormon Women Say Church Leaders Encouraged Them To Stay With Their Abusers
Nearly two dozen women told BuzzFeed News they went to Mormon church leaders after suffering abuse at home and were counseled to remain in their relationships. Some were warned their eternal salvation could be jeopardized if they left their violent partners.
Trump's Spokesperson Says The White House "Could Have Done Better" Handling A Top Aide Who Allegedly Abused His Ex-Wives
Rob Porter resigned Wednesday.
In a Facebook post, multiple women shared stories of how Reuben made sexual advances toward them when they were minors.
The curator of a new exhibition at the Museum of London said the death threats and hate mail were "definitely" comparable to the threats that female politicians receive on Facebook and Twitter today.
Radcliffe said he understands why many fans of the Harry Potter franchise are upset with how their concerns surrounding Depp's casting have been addressed.
Sorvino, who won an Oscar for appearing in Allen's 1995 film Mighty Aphrodite, wrote that she was "a naive young actress" at the time.
"I want you to see this."
Pupils would be taught about sexting and online porn under new plans to update sex education for the first time in 17 years. Maria Miller, chair of the Commons equalities committee, told BuzzFeed News it was about time.
Following her tweets last week, Timothy Heller received waves of both support and abuse from Melanie Martinez fans.
The drugs transported me to a world where stigma, stereotyping, abuse, shame, and bullying didn’t exist. But eventually they left me shameful, depressed, and terrified of disease.
With the backing of J.K. Rowling and Warner Bros., the actor's role in next year's film is poisoning the “Fantastic Beasts” franchise from the inside out.
Law & Order can’t solve all of the mysteries that haunt the Menendez case, but NBC’s series is finally asking the right questions about abuse, institutional power, and who shapes the narratives of “true” crime.
The social media company claimed that an outdated list of terms associated with adult content inadvertently blocked the word "bisexual."
A video of the actor speaking to Access Hollywood in October is gaining new attention after being tweeted by Asia Argento.
Twitter just updated its policies on abusive behavior, self-harm, spam, graphic violence, and adult content.
For decades, the celebrated male film directors who “provoke” and abuse actors, supposedly in service of their art, have been given the benefit of the doubt over the women who suffer on their film sets.
An open letter from a senior academic to some of the men in her life who abused, assaulted, or harassed her and the women who enabled them.
The Big Bang Theory actor was dragged online after writing a New York Times op-ed that suggested women dress more modestly to avoid harassment from men.
Twitter silenced McGowan at a key moment because its enforcement tools don’t suit the realities of policing its users.
My father’s Alzheimer’s is erasing his memory of the years he emotionally abused me. Until the latest season of BoJack Horseman, I didn’t know how badly I needed to see someone else faced with the same never-ending crisis.