David Gilbert

kashmir

WhatsApp Is Kicking Kashmiris Out of Their Accounts

Kashmir has been cut off from the world for four months. Now, the internet shutdown could wipe out people's photos, videos, and cherished memories.
David Gilbert
20 hours ago
uighurs

China Is Very Angry That Congress Pointed Out it Is Committing Massive Human Rights Abuses in Xinjiang

China has imprisoned about a million Uighurs and Kazakhs in "reeducation camps" that escapees describe as prisons where their human rights were routinely violated.
David Gilbert
2 days ago
Donald Trump

World Leaders Are Openly Mocking Trump at the NATO Summit

Boris Johnson, Emmanuel Macron, and Justin Trudeau commiserated about Trump, and the cameras at Buckingham Palace caught it.
David Gilbert
2 days ago
Facebook

Bestiality, Stabbings, and Child Porn: Why Facebook Moderators Are Suing the Company for Trauma

“My first day on the job, I witnessed someone being beaten to death with a plank of wood with nails in it and repeatedly stabbed.”
David Gilbert
3 days ago
NORTH KOREA

North Korea Built the 'Epitome of Civilization' Using Slave Labor

Kim Jong Un celebrated the opening of a new village, complete with a ski slope and a sports stadium, that was built by unpaid "volunteers."
David Gilbert
Tim Marcin
3 days ago
ISIS

The Russian Social Network Letting ISIS Back Online

When ISIS claimed responsibility for the London Bridge stabbing attack, they did it using a little-known Russian messaging app.
David Gilbert
3 days ago
Donald Trump

Trump Won’t Take Part in This Week’s Landmark Impeachment Hearings

In a letter to the House Judiciary Committee, his lawyers complained about a "complete lack of due process."
David Gilbert
4 days ago
zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Is Trying to Build a China Style Surveillance State

“It has everything it needs to give the ruling Zanu-PF party and its agents in government the legal basis to imprison opponents using the internet.”
David Gilbert
5 days ago
iraq

Iraq’s Prime Minister is Resigning After Nearly 400 Protesters Have Been Killed

Adel Abdul-Mahdi oversaw the security force's brutal crackdown on protesters.
David Gilbert
11.29.19
London Bridge

London Bridge: Two Dead After Being Stabbed by Attacker Wearing Fake Suicide Vest

Police are describing the incident as a terrorist attack.
David Gilbert
Tim Hume
11.29.19
Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson Was Replaced With an Ice Sculpture During a TV Climate Debate. Now He's Threatening the Channel's License.

Johnson's communications director accused Channel 4 of staging a “provocative partisan stunt” and showing “a pattern of bias.”
David Gilbert
11.29.19
Gordon Sondland

Three Women Accuse Trump’s EU Envoy Gordon Sondland of Sexual Misconduct. Here’s What They Said.

“He’s all over me. He’s on top of me. He’s kissing me, shoving his tongue down my throat. And I’m trying to wiggle out from under him."
David Gilbert
11.28.19
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