Buzzfeed

The Breakthrough

The investigation started modestly enough — with documents anyone could have seen. Buried amid the public financial records of Universal Health …

Health Care

BuzzFeed CEO: News Outlets Need to ‘Bridge’ Subscription, Ad Models

Subscription-based and advertising-based news organizations need to coexist “in peace and harmony” so they can both push back against sensationalized …

Journalism

BuzzFeed is investigating anonymous allegations of harassment by its employees

Lara O'Reilly/Business Insider<p><b>BuzzFeed is investigating allegations of harassment by its employees.</b>• <b><br>The investigation follows a BuzzFeed report about a list titled "Sh---- Media Men."</b>• <b><br>BuzzFeed staffers appeared on this list, which is anonymously sourced. The number of BuzzFeed employees on the list</b> …

Journalism

Inside the BuzzFeed-Vlogger War for Witchcraft Video Supremacy 

When a pair of BuzzFeed Motion Pictures staffers released a video about witchcraft in late September, the site’s brand of content sorcery was on full …

Liberal View

Quiz: Find Out If You’re An Introvert, Extrovert, Or Ambivert Within One Minute

Raise your hand if you’re one of those who pretty much already know whether you’re an introvert, extrovert, or ambivert, but still take personality …

Introverts

BuzzFeed CEO: Why Algorithms Won't Solve Fake News

Fake News

Why Black Borrowers Are Defaulting On Their Student Loans

On average, it takes Black borrowers at least 12 years to start paying back their student loans.The post Why Black Borrowers Are Defaulting On Their …

Women of Color

Google forced to remove new iPhone feature following outrage

Google added a neat new feature to Maps on iPhone this week — then pulled it in under 24 hours following user outrage.<p>It was seemingly designed to encourage users to walk more frequently by showing how many calories they could burn on their route. But many feel the feature was shameful and …

iOS

BuzzFeed Invokes Reporter's Privilege to Shield Trump Dossier Source

Aleksej Gurbarev wants to know the identity of the source after learning BuzzFeed didn't get the spy report from Fusion GPS.<p>On Monday, <i>BuzzFeed</i> told a …

Journalism

BuzzFeed CEO: Google, Facebook Should Share More Revenue

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif.—Tech giants Facebook Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’s Google will have to find better ways to share revenue with media companies to support quality content, said BuzzFeed Chief Executive Jonah Peretti.<p>“The business model of news is changing, and if Google and Facebook take all the …

Business

Trump hit with subpoena for documents related to sexual assault allegations

Lawyers for one of the several women who accused President Donald Trump of sexual assault last year have filed a subpoena demanding the White House …

Donald Trump

Things We Saw Today: Trump Gets Subpoenaed Over Sexual Assault Allegations

Yesterday, Buzzfeed reported that some of the <i>many</i> women who’ve come forward to accuse Donald Trump of groping, sexual harassment, or sexual assault …

Feminism

BuzzFeed Staffers Revolt Over Op-Ed Calling Roger Stone an LGBTQ 'Ally'

Several BuzzFeed staffers openly criticized their site’s decision Friday to publish an op-ed arguing that GOP political operative Roger Stone and …

Liberal View

Disaster updates: California and Puerto Rico

While Puerto Rico struggles to recover from Hurricane Maria that made landfall over three weeks ago, California has battled disastrous wildfires this …

Puerto Rico

This One Common Skin-Care Mistake Is Ruining Your Face, Experts Say

You may be past the pimply teenage years, but dermatologists say you should still wash your face once or twice a day. Shocker, we know! While that …

Skin Care

Women have always tried to warn each other about dangerous men. We have to.

While serving as a bridesmaid in my cousin’s wedding at the age of 14, I was relieved that the groomsman I was matched with was especially friendly with me. I had anticipated not knowing anyone at the wedding, seeing as they were all 25 and older and mostly from Arkansas, 3,000 miles away from me. …

Feminism

Game of Thrones Cast Reunites for Season 8; [SPOILER] Returning?

The cast of <b>Game of Thrones</b> are back together as filming for season 8 prepares to kick off. While the first 6 seasons of <i>Game of Thrones</i> arrived almost …

Game of Thrones