“This is the biggest tragedy happening in the gay community since the years of AIDS,” Ignacio Labayen de Inza told BuzzFeed News.
Patrick StrudwickExclusive: Thousands of gay men contacted this health advisor on Grindr needing help with their drug problems.
But Grindr repeatedly banned him.
So he screenshot dozens of dealers selling meth and GHB on the app to expose the extent of what’s happening.
The BBC has upheld a complaint against its Breakfast presenter. As black British broadcasters and journalists, we demand it reconsiders, say Afua Hirsch, Lenny Henry, Adrian Lester, Krishnan Guru-Murthy and 40 others
Patrick StrudwickYou can’t be ‘impartial’ about racism – an open letter to the BBC on the Naga Munchetty ruling | Afua Hirsch, Lenny Henry, Adrian Lester, Krishnan Guru-Murthy and 45 others
In an exclusive interview, Freddy McConnell, a trans man who has lost his legal case to be named as the father, not mother, on his baby's birth certificate told BuzzFeed News: “I will carry on fighting. This slams the brakes on progress in a way...
Ashley Chaplin's discovery turned into a mystery. Here, he tells BuzzFeed News of the questions still remaining and asks whether the police understand what was really happening.
Patrick StrudwickI've been working with this man for 6 months, as his story has unfolded. It is one of the most devastating I've encountered in 18 yrs of journalism. It raises urgent questions about how the authorities are responding to the drugs GHB/GBL. Please share.
This is the story of an escape: how one man, after a childhood ruptured by violence and abuse, ran away at the stroke of midnight on his 18th birthday. And of how, more than 30 years later, he is...
Patrick StrudwickIf you’re watching Theroux‘s film about the W Baptist Church, please know this, from what Nate Phelps told me: Fred Phelps beat his wife + children severely. Yes they’re awful, but they are also the abused. Victims, and should be seen through this prism.
Terry Sanderson charted media slurs against LGBT people from the 1980s onwards. He told BuzzFeed News how he won the first ever ruling against the press for homophobia.
Patrick StrudwickExcl: Terry Sanderson spent 25 yrs fighting homophobia in the press - before finally winning a landmark ruling. Today, he tells his story - unveiling the extent of what the papers did to gay ppl - and revealing his fears over transphobia in today’s press.
ALMOST anybody can get help for anything from psychotherapists in this country except apparently gays who do not want to be gay.
Patrick StrudwickThere is nothing new about Ann Widdecombe’s belief in “cures” for being gay. 7 years ago while I was busy getting a conversion therapist struck off - the first one ever to be kicked out of the profession - Widdecombe attacked me and praised the therapist
Mermaids UK will receive £500,000 funding, following a review of the decision sparked by anti-trans campaigners.
Patrick StrudwickBREAKING: The Lottery Fund has just announced that it *WILL* proceed with its proposed grant to Mermaids, the charity for trans children, following a review of its decision, prompted in part by anti-trans campaigners.