‘We didn’t recognise that he was dangerous’: our father killed our mother and sister
‘We didn’t recognise that he was dangerous’: our father killed our mother and sister

2017 – An interview for the Guardian with the two sons of a father who killed their mother and sister. 

Read the article here.
 

To escape sexual violence at home, female migrants must risk sexual violence on the way to Europe
To escape sexual violence at home, female migrants must risk sexual violence on the way to Europe

2017 – A report about the sexual violence women escape at home, and then endure on their way to Europe, for the Washington Post

Read the article here.

'Fake news' fuelled civil war in Burundi. Now it's being used again
'Fake news' fuelled civil war in Burundi. Now it's being used again

2017 – A report from Rwanda for the Guardian about the exiled Burundian journalists who say decades of balanced post-conflict reporting is being dismantled by President Nkurunziza.

The Burundi government condemned this article as "fake news" on Twitter.

 

Read the article here.

 

A very British response to terror
A very British response to terror

2017 – An op-ed for The New York Times about the London terror attacks.

 

Read the article here.

Europe’s far-right pirates of the Mediterranean are targeting refugee rescue missions
Europe’s far-right pirates of the Mediterranean are targeting refugee rescue missions

2017 – An opinion piece about the far-right activists attempting to block NGO rescue missions at sea, for the Washington Post.

 

Read the article here.

The people fighting the world's harshest abortion law
The people fighting the world's harshest abortion law

2017 – my report for CNN on the men and women spearheading El Salvador's movement for women's rights.

 

Read the article here.

When rape is broadcast live on the internet
When rape is broadcast live on the internet

2016 – An investigation for BuzzFeed News. I uncovered one apparent incident of a rape aired in real time and asked what it means for the companies that host this content.

The piece was the subject for a segment on BBC Radio 4's 'Women's Hour'.

 

Read the piece here.

Are old photos of ‘westernised’ Afghan women driving Trump’s foreign policy?
Are old photos of ‘westernised’ Afghan women driving Trump’s foreign policy?

2017 – An opinion piece for the Guardian about Donald Trump’s feigned concern for women’s rights.

Read the report here.

“We can't do this forever”: at sea with migrant rescuers
“We can't do this forever”: at sea with migrant rescuers

2017 – A report from onboard a refugee and migrant rescue boat between Libya and Italy for Vice News.

 

Read the article here.

‘You cannot have peace if you don’t listen to women'
‘You cannot have peace if you don’t listen to women'

2017 – A report from Rwanda for the New York Times about a 300-strong group of women who are demanding access to Burundi’s peace talks.

 

Read the article here.

 

 

 

A Syrian refugee shared his struggle to reach Europe in real-time on WhatsApp
A Syrian refugee shared his struggle to reach Europe in real-time on WhatsApp

2015 – An interactive report for BuzzFeed News. I designed and wrote a piece in which I followed the struggle of a young man in Turkey via a conversation on WhatsApp.

The piece was nominated for a British Journalism Awards as part of BuzzFeed's New Formats team.

 

Read the article here.

The year the murder of women reached a tipping point
The year the murder of women reached a tipping point

2015 – A report for BuzzFeed News into gender violence and femicide around the globe. It was described by the New York Times 'Women In the World' as a "stunning exploration."

 

Read the article here.

Femicide the rallying cry for families of girls killed in Guatemalan orphanage fire
Femicide the rallying cry for families of girls killed in Guatemalan orphanage fire

2017 – A report from Guatemala City for the Guardian into the governments failure to protect 41 girls from dying in a fire at their orphanage. 

 

 

 

Read the article here.

 

 

The Moroccan teen girl who fled slavery
The Moroccan teen girl who fled slavery

2017 – My report on an 18-year-old's journey from poverty, to slavery and eventually traumatic escape as a refugee, for ELLE Magazine.

 

Read the article here.

What really happened the night women were sexually assaulted in front of police
What really happened the night women were sexually assaulted in front of police

2016 – A report from Germany for BuzzFeed News about the sex attacks on New Years Eve in Cologne.

 

Read the article here.

El Salvador's trans community lives in fear
El Salvador's trans community lives in fear

2017 – A report from El Salvador for Vice News about how a series of gang killings of transgender women has shaken the country's trans community.

 

Read the article here.

French Muslims know their fight doesn't end with Marine Le Pen
French Muslims know their fight doesn't end with Marine Le Pen

2017 – A report from France for VICE News during the 2017 election. I visited the northeastern suburb of Bondy, Paris, to talk to the Muslim community about the threat of the far-right.

 

Read the article here.

The business of turning single mothers on benefits into celebrities
The business of turning single mothers on benefits into celebrities

2016 – An investigation for BuzzFeed News. I exposed how tabloids recycle the same stories with the same dozen or so single mothers claiming benefits over and over again, and how they work with agents to coordinate media coverage of people living in near poverty. 

The investigation was nominated for an Orwell Prize in 2017.

 

Read the article here.

Fake news and the 'migrant sex mob' in Frankfurt
Fake news and the 'migrant sex mob' in Frankfurt

2017 – A report from Frankfurt, Germany for Newsweek about the role of fake news in the upcoming election. I tracked down the man who made up a viral story about a "migrant sex mob."

 

Read the story here.

The warehouse where terror attack survivors have been stranded
The warehouse where terror attack survivors have been stranded

2016 – A report from Belgium for BuzzFeed News. Forty-eight hours after the attacks, I found the survivors of the Brussels airport bombing trapped in a defiant city and unsure of what's next.

 

Read the article here.

Don't bring Saudi women into your (misguided) argument against feminism
Don't bring Saudi women into your (misguided) argument against feminism

2017 – An op-ed for Teen Vogue about the feigned concern about women in the Middle East and how it's a response to outspoken feminism on the Internet.

 

Read the article here.

How a 17-year-old girl is trying to regain her life after escaping ISIS
How a 17-year-old girl is trying to regain her life after escaping ISIS

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News about how girls who escape ISIS still face the task of taking back control of their lives.

 

Read the article here.

'Nice guys' can commit domestic violence too
'Nice guys' can commit domestic violence too

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News on how the world responded to the allegations against Johnny Depp, and the message it sends to those who come forward with claims of domestic violence.

 

Read the article here.

A health worker describes the horror of being targeted by bombs inside Syria
A health worker describes the horror of being targeted by bombs inside Syria

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News about a health worker for Médecins Sans Frontières who risks death each time he enters Syria.

 

Read the article here.

Refugees contend with false hope while stranded on the Slovenian border
Refugees contend with false hope while stranded on the Slovenian border

2015 – A report from the Croatia-Slovenia border for BuzzFeed News. I spoke to people stuck on a bridge between Croatia and Slovenia, the latest frontline in the European refugee crisis.

 

Read the article here.

How seven Syrian women caught the attention of the most powerful people in America
How seven Syrian women caught the attention of the most powerful people in America

2016 – An article for BuzzFeed News. An exclusive interview with a group of women in Zabadani, Syria who created an initiative to protect people in their city. 

 

Read the article here.

Refugees in Croatia come up increasingly against a Europe that does not want them
Refugees in Croatia come up increasingly against a Europe that does not want them

2015 – A report from Croatia for BuzzFeed News. I spoke to the refugees in Zagreb who waited day and night for a way to move further into Europe.

 

Read the report here.

The women and children refugees fleeing war
The women and children refugees fleeing war

2015 – A report from the Macedonia-Serbia border for BuzzFeed News. I spoke to families that arrived at Tabanovce train station in northern Macedonia, fleeing war back home in Syria.

 

Read the report here.

These are our memories of London's terrorist attacks
These are our memories of London's terrorist attacks

2015 – I designed, edited and led a team of reporters and developers to build a 7/7 terror attack interactive timeline for BuzzFeed News.

 

Read the article here.

Why the shaming and harassment of women always goes viral
Why the shaming and harassment of women always goes viral

2015 – A report for BuzzFeed News about how when a video or a photo of a woman goes viral, it's usually something that shames, harasses, abuses, or mocks the woman.

 

Read the article here.

The men who murder their families
The men who murder their families

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News on domestic homicide, and how attempts to understand "family annihilators" can obscure underlying issues.

 

Read the article here.

How safe are sex workers in the city where on was killed under police watch?
How safe are sex workers in the city where on was killed under police watch?

2016 – A report from Leeds for BuzzFeed News on the “police-managed” area for sex workers, one that effectively allows the street sex trade to operate legally.

 

Read the article here.

Why are refugees going to Germany – and will they stay?
Why are refugees going to Germany – and will they stay?

2015 – A report for BuzzFeed News about what drove Syrian's to travel to Germany.

 

Read the report here.

How refugees use Facebook to find missing family members
How refugees use Facebook to find missing family members

2015 – A report for BuzzFeed News. I poke to the refugees who are taking things into their own hands and using Facebook to track down their separated loved ones.

 

Read the article here.

The women fighting to save other women from domestic violence
The women fighting to save other women from domestic violence

2016 – A report from a women's refuge for BuzzFeed News to hear how staff deal with the constant threat of government cuts and how that affects the essential services they provide.

 

Read the article here.

The victims of racist abuse after the Brexit vote
The victims of racist abuse after the Brexit vote

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News on the spike of racist attacks following the Brexit vote.

 

Read the article here.

A town in quiet shock as it mourns local MP Jo Cox
A town in quiet shock as it mourns local MP Jo Cox

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News from Jo Cox's hometown the day she was killed by a Neo-Nazi.

 

Read the article here.

‘We didn’t recognise that he was dangerous’: our father killed our mother and sister
To escape sexual violence at home, female migrants must risk sexual violence on the way to Europe
'Fake news' fuelled civil war in Burundi. Now it's being used again
A very British response to terror
Europe’s far-right pirates of the Mediterranean are targeting refugee rescue missions
The people fighting the world's harshest abortion law
When rape is broadcast live on the internet
Are old photos of ‘westernised’ Afghan women driving Trump’s foreign policy?
“We can't do this forever”: at sea with migrant rescuers
‘You cannot have peace if you don’t listen to women'
A Syrian refugee shared his struggle to reach Europe in real-time on WhatsApp
The year the murder of women reached a tipping point
Femicide the rallying cry for families of girls killed in Guatemalan orphanage fire
The Moroccan teen girl who fled slavery
What really happened the night women were sexually assaulted in front of police
El Salvador's trans community lives in fear
French Muslims know their fight doesn't end with Marine Le Pen
The business of turning single mothers on benefits into celebrities
Fake news and the 'migrant sex mob' in Frankfurt
The warehouse where terror attack survivors have been stranded
Don't bring Saudi women into your (misguided) argument against feminism
How a 17-year-old girl is trying to regain her life after escaping ISIS
'Nice guys' can commit domestic violence too
A health worker describes the horror of being targeted by bombs inside Syria
Refugees contend with false hope while stranded on the Slovenian border
How seven Syrian women caught the attention of the most powerful people in America
Refugees in Croatia come up increasingly against a Europe that does not want them
The women and children refugees fleeing war
These are our memories of London's terrorist attacks
Why the shaming and harassment of women always goes viral
The men who murder their families
How safe are sex workers in the city where on was killed under police watch?
Why are refugees going to Germany – and will they stay?
How refugees use Facebook to find missing family members
The women fighting to save other women from domestic violence
The victims of racist abuse after the Brexit vote
A town in quiet shock as it mourns local MP Jo Cox
‘We didn’t recognise that he was dangerous’: our father killed our mother and sister

2017 – An interview for the Guardian with the two sons of a father who killed their mother and sister. 

Read the article here.
 

To escape sexual violence at home, female migrants must risk sexual violence on the way to Europe

2017 – A report about the sexual violence women escape at home, and then endure on their way to Europe, for the Washington Post

Read the article here.

'Fake news' fuelled civil war in Burundi. Now it's being used again

2017 – A report from Rwanda for the Guardian about the exiled Burundian journalists who say decades of balanced post-conflict reporting is being dismantled by President Nkurunziza.

The Burundi government condemned this article as "fake news" on Twitter.

 

Read the article here.

 

A very British response to terror

2017 – An op-ed for The New York Times about the London terror attacks.

 

Read the article here.

Europe’s far-right pirates of the Mediterranean are targeting refugee rescue missions

2017 – An opinion piece about the far-right activists attempting to block NGO rescue missions at sea, for the Washington Post.

 

Read the article here.

The people fighting the world's harshest abortion law

2017 – my report for CNN on the men and women spearheading El Salvador's movement for women's rights.

 

Read the article here.

When rape is broadcast live on the internet

2016 – An investigation for BuzzFeed News. I uncovered one apparent incident of a rape aired in real time and asked what it means for the companies that host this content.

The piece was the subject for a segment on BBC Radio 4's 'Women's Hour'.

 

Read the piece here.

Are old photos of ‘westernised’ Afghan women driving Trump’s foreign policy?

2017 – An opinion piece for the Guardian about Donald Trump’s feigned concern for women’s rights.

Read the report here.

“We can't do this forever”: at sea with migrant rescuers

2017 – A report from onboard a refugee and migrant rescue boat between Libya and Italy for Vice News.

 

Read the article here.

‘You cannot have peace if you don’t listen to women'

2017 – A report from Rwanda for the New York Times about a 300-strong group of women who are demanding access to Burundi’s peace talks.

 

Read the article here.

 

 

 

A Syrian refugee shared his struggle to reach Europe in real-time on WhatsApp

2015 – An interactive report for BuzzFeed News. I designed and wrote a piece in which I followed the struggle of a young man in Turkey via a conversation on WhatsApp.

The piece was nominated for a British Journalism Awards as part of BuzzFeed's New Formats team.

 

Read the article here.

The year the murder of women reached a tipping point

2015 – A report for BuzzFeed News into gender violence and femicide around the globe. It was described by the New York Times 'Women In the World' as a "stunning exploration."

 

Read the article here.

Femicide the rallying cry for families of girls killed in Guatemalan orphanage fire

2017 – A report from Guatemala City for the Guardian into the governments failure to protect 41 girls from dying in a fire at their orphanage. 

 

 

 

Read the article here.

 

 

The Moroccan teen girl who fled slavery

2017 – My report on an 18-year-old's journey from poverty, to slavery and eventually traumatic escape as a refugee, for ELLE Magazine.

 

Read the article here.

What really happened the night women were sexually assaulted in front of police

2016 – A report from Germany for BuzzFeed News about the sex attacks on New Years Eve in Cologne.

 

Read the article here.

El Salvador's trans community lives in fear

2017 – A report from El Salvador for Vice News about how a series of gang killings of transgender women has shaken the country's trans community.

 

Read the article here.

French Muslims know their fight doesn't end with Marine Le Pen

2017 – A report from France for VICE News during the 2017 election. I visited the northeastern suburb of Bondy, Paris, to talk to the Muslim community about the threat of the far-right.

 

Read the article here.

The business of turning single mothers on benefits into celebrities

2016 – An investigation for BuzzFeed News. I exposed how tabloids recycle the same stories with the same dozen or so single mothers claiming benefits over and over again, and how they work with agents to coordinate media coverage of people living in near poverty. 

The investigation was nominated for an Orwell Prize in 2017.

 

Read the article here.

Fake news and the 'migrant sex mob' in Frankfurt

2017 – A report from Frankfurt, Germany for Newsweek about the role of fake news in the upcoming election. I tracked down the man who made up a viral story about a "migrant sex mob."

 

Read the story here.

The warehouse where terror attack survivors have been stranded

2016 – A report from Belgium for BuzzFeed News. Forty-eight hours after the attacks, I found the survivors of the Brussels airport bombing trapped in a defiant city and unsure of what's next.

 

Read the article here.

Don't bring Saudi women into your (misguided) argument against feminism

2017 – An op-ed for Teen Vogue about the feigned concern about women in the Middle East and how it's a response to outspoken feminism on the Internet.

 

Read the article here.

How a 17-year-old girl is trying to regain her life after escaping ISIS

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News about how girls who escape ISIS still face the task of taking back control of their lives.

 

Read the article here.

'Nice guys' can commit domestic violence too

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News on how the world responded to the allegations against Johnny Depp, and the message it sends to those who come forward with claims of domestic violence.

 

Read the article here.

A health worker describes the horror of being targeted by bombs inside Syria

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News about a health worker for Médecins Sans Frontières who risks death each time he enters Syria.

 

Read the article here.

Refugees contend with false hope while stranded on the Slovenian border

2015 – A report from the Croatia-Slovenia border for BuzzFeed News. I spoke to people stuck on a bridge between Croatia and Slovenia, the latest frontline in the European refugee crisis.

 

Read the article here.

How seven Syrian women caught the attention of the most powerful people in America

2016 – An article for BuzzFeed News. An exclusive interview with a group of women in Zabadani, Syria who created an initiative to protect people in their city. 

 

Read the article here.

Refugees in Croatia come up increasingly against a Europe that does not want them

2015 – A report from Croatia for BuzzFeed News. I spoke to the refugees in Zagreb who waited day and night for a way to move further into Europe.

 

Read the report here.

The women and children refugees fleeing war

2015 – A report from the Macedonia-Serbia border for BuzzFeed News. I spoke to families that arrived at Tabanovce train station in northern Macedonia, fleeing war back home in Syria.

 

Read the report here.

These are our memories of London's terrorist attacks

2015 – I designed, edited and led a team of reporters and developers to build a 7/7 terror attack interactive timeline for BuzzFeed News.

 

Read the article here.

Why the shaming and harassment of women always goes viral

2015 – A report for BuzzFeed News about how when a video or a photo of a woman goes viral, it's usually something that shames, harasses, abuses, or mocks the woman.

 

Read the article here.

The men who murder their families

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News on domestic homicide, and how attempts to understand "family annihilators" can obscure underlying issues.

 

Read the article here.

How safe are sex workers in the city where on was killed under police watch?

2016 – A report from Leeds for BuzzFeed News on the “police-managed” area for sex workers, one that effectively allows the street sex trade to operate legally.

 

Read the article here.

Why are refugees going to Germany – and will they stay?

2015 – A report for BuzzFeed News about what drove Syrian's to travel to Germany.

 

Read the report here.

How refugees use Facebook to find missing family members

2015 – A report for BuzzFeed News. I poke to the refugees who are taking things into their own hands and using Facebook to track down their separated loved ones.

 

Read the article here.

The women fighting to save other women from domestic violence

2016 – A report from a women's refuge for BuzzFeed News to hear how staff deal with the constant threat of government cuts and how that affects the essential services they provide.

 

Read the article here.

The victims of racist abuse after the Brexit vote

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News on the spike of racist attacks following the Brexit vote.

 

Read the article here.

A town in quiet shock as it mourns local MP Jo Cox

2016 – A report for BuzzFeed News from Jo Cox's hometown the day she was killed by a Neo-Nazi.

 

Read the article here.

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