Solar power relies heavily on Xinjiang — a region in China with forced labor for Muslim minorities.
Observers have long warned of rising forced labor in Xinjiang. Satellite images show factories built just steps away from cell blocks.
In a lush countryside idyll known for its horse farms and fields of yellow flowers, China built a system of total control.
China's Baidu blanked out parts of its mapping platform. We used those locations to find a network of buildings bearing the hallmarks of prisons and internment camps in Xinjiang. Here's how we did it.
A BuzzFeed News investigation based on thousands of satellite images reveals a vast, growing infrastructure for long-term detention and incarceration of Muslim minorities.
Hundreds of thousands of Uighurs and Kazakhs in China’s far west have been detained in a sprawling system of internment camps. Ex-prisoners detail their experiences inside these camps.
Pulitzer Center grantee Bradley Secker discusses his work covering LGBTQ refugees seeking asylum in Europe.
BuzzFeed interviews Daniella about her new book, Signs of Your Identity.
The AIDS epidemic can be ended with current drugs—in theory. Now, a rural village in impoverished Zimbabwe has figured out how to help end it in real life in a simple, low-tech way.
Gays and lesbians living far from Russia's major population centers face daily discrimination and frequent violence.