Christchurch

4.17.19

Machine Learning Identifies Weapons in the Christchurch Attack Video. We Know, We Tried It

It took 29 minutes for a Facebook user to first report the livestream of the Christchurch terrorist. Now a machine learning system spots weapons in the stream with an over 90 percent confidence rating.

4.14.19

Christchurch is still reeling from New Zealand’s worst mass shooting

“There’s something about Christchurch now. There’s this weird cloud over it.”

4.11.19

Understanding the Alt-Right's Growing Fascination with 'Eco-Fascism'

In his 74-page so-called manifesto, the Christchurch shooter described himself as an 'eco-fascist'. What is it?

3.22.19

Jordan Peterson’s ‘12 Rules’ Book Pulled From New Zealand Shelves Following the Christchurch Mosque Shootings

An email sent out by a national bookstore in New Zealand said the decision to pull the book came “in light of some extremely disturbing material."

3.22.19

Dave Merheje On His New Hulu Show ‘Ramy’ and Arab Representation on TV

We spoke to the Juno-winning comedian about Arab-Americans finally seeing a relatable funny coming-of-age show.

3.22.19

Will Muslims Ever Be Allowed to Just Grieve?

“Our grief is censored and self-contained as condolences are made on our behalf.”

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3.22.19

Things I've Learned About Terrorism by Following Australia's Alt-Right

In 2015 I started reporting from Reclaim Australia rallies. That movement has now reached a tragic culmination in New Zealand.

3.22.19

Mongrel Mob Boss On Overcoming Hate in the Wake of the Christchurch Massacre

Sonny Fatu has become an outspoken voice for tolerance and change.

3.21.19

New Zealand Bans Military Style Semi-Automatics and Assault Rifles Less Than a Week After Attacks

“On 15 March our history changed forever. Now, our laws will too.”

3.20.19

Turkey’s President Keeps Showing Footage of the Christchurch Massacre at Political Rallies

"This isn't an individual act, this is organised," he said, suggesting anti- Islamic violence has become entrenched throughout the West.

3.19.19

New Zealand Muslims Say Islamophobia Was a Problem Long Before the Christchurch Massacre

Still, survivor Aymen Jaballah couldn't believe real gunshots were ringing out around him - until he saw bullet wounds.

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