Rossalyn Warren

Rossalyn Warren

Author, Journalist, Broadcaster

Rossalyn Warren is a feature and investigative journalist. She has written for The New York TimesWashington PostGuardian, BuzzFeed News, VICE, CNN, BBC, ELLE and Teen Vogue, among other places. She was previously a senior news reporter for BuzzFeed News in London.

She’s reported from across Latin America, Europe, and Africa, covering world news, women’s rights, Internet culture, and humanitarian crises, and often, the intersection between all of these areas. Her investigation into press exploitation of mothers in poverty was nominated for a 2017 Orwell Prize, and her interactive WhatsApp conversation with a refugee was nominated for a British Journalism Award. Her work has been used by CNN to grill Donald Trump about his ‘Muslim ban’ and condemned as “fake news” by the Burundi government.

Rossalyn was a 2018 Ochberg Fellow at Columbia Journalism School. In 2017, Forbes named Rossalyn ’30 Under 30′ in media in Europe. She named news reporter of the year at the 2016 Words By Women Awards, and she was shortlisted for new journalist of the year at the 2015 British Journalism Awards for her coverage of Europe’s refugee crisis. She was also shortlisted for the Gaby Rado Award for best new journalist by Amnesty International in 2016.

Following her leading coverage of online harassment for BuzzFeed News, she published a digital book on the issue, Targeted and Trolled: The Reality of Being A Woman Online, with Penguin in 2015. She was a Press Fellow for the UN Foundation that same year.

Rossalyn Warren @RossalynWarren

'Qatar is the 10th largest landowner in Britain. In the runup to the World Cup, the value of Qatar’s gifts to British MPs was greater than the amount spent by all the other 15 countries whose governments made donations to British MPs *combined*. ' https://twitter.com/NesrineMalik/status/1594589843966787584

Multiple failures by West Midlands Police officers "materially contributed" to the deaths of a woman and her mother, an inquest found.

Raneem Oudeh made a desperate 999 call before being murdered by her estranged husband

https://trib.al/aezIalz

And where did this man get the idea that people in Dover needed to 'take up arms' against refugees? Surely we'll never know https://twitter.com/thetimes/status/1586736256297443329

That is one big sewage slick at St Agnes! 🤮😡✊ #EndSewagePollution

@CarveMag @GoodLawProject @JolyonMaugham @sascampaigns @AmySlack_SAS

NEW: a column in the Times argues that the only way to tackle obesity is through fat shaming (yes, you read that right).

It’s an astonishing argument to make, and unsurprisingly it falls to pieces under scrutiny.

Let’s take a look, and see if we can do better:

NEW: How Rishi Sunak quietly grew his wealth from a family fortune made from an outsourcing giant notorious in America for helping firms replace workers with Indian immigrants or ship US jobs overseas –– while he rose through Westminster on a pro-Brexit/less immigration ticket. https://twitter.com/mikederismith/status/1585894606784598017

She was full of life
Her name is Nika Shakarami. She was only 17.
Nika joined #IranProtests on Sept 20. Ten days later her family was asked to go to Kahrizak prison to get her body. The authorities didn’t allow the family to have a funeral for her while arresting her aunt & uncle

protests continue in Iran, sparked after 22-year-old Mahsa Amini was killed by the "morality police" for breaking hijab laws

completely insane https://news.sky.com/story/man-arrested-after-heckling-prince-andrew-during-royal-procession-12695924

a brilliant step to help end the gender and ethnicity pay gap by @propublica - all newsrooms should take note. #salarytransparency https://twitter.com/charlesornstein/status/1565349896546566149

'The Teachers Pet' is a rare and remarkable podcast because it truly put the victim of domestic abuse first, and masterfully unpicked the systematic abuse and misogyny at play. i've spent all day how incredible this outcome is. justice for Lynette Dawson: https://www.reuters.com/world/asia-pacific/subject-australias-teachers-pet-podcast-found-guilty-1982-murder-2022-08-30/

I'm at Westminster Mags Court where three Metropolitan police officers are accused of sending grossly offensive messages in which they joked about sexually assaulting domestic violence victims and much more. This will be a thread.

in light of this tweet, an excellent piece published today by @NesrineMalik on the Tory leadership 'class cosplaying' https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2022/jul/25/rishi-sunak-liz-truss-britain-class-tory-leadership

Universal Credit for a single person is £4,018.92 for an entire year.

Last year @SuellaBraverman claimed £4,815.59 in expenses for her second home. https://twitter.com/ITVNewsPolitics/status/1546518347919007745

One year since the death of Dawn Foster (@DawnHFoster). Here she is discussing political journalism.

“The reason that they have those sources and they have those facts is because they are seen as the most pliable mouthpieces.”
- https://open.spotify.com/episode/5AQYExG7T5UMdra64bnQeF?si=o65S0POSTz-uNxkDivMFKA
#DawnFosterForever

HONEY & SPICE OUT TODAY I CANNOT WAIT FOR YOU ALL TO MEET KIKI & MALAKAI. Essay incoming. Emotional day for me. 🍯🌶🤍

Zara Aleena was a carer to her mother and grandmother, and her family described her as “a joy to all of us” and “our love in human form”, as well as friendly, with “a passionate spirit and indomitable energy”. https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2022/jun/29/zara-aleena-family-tribute-beloved-human-joy-to-all?utm_term=Autofeed&CMP=twt_gu&utm_medium&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1656491317

4. Donors to anti-abortion committees since '16

@CocaCola ($2.6M)
@GM (2.4M)
@comcast (1.9M)
@ATT (1.4M)
@CVSHealth (1.4M)
@Walmart (1.1M)
@amazon (974K)
@Verizon (901K)
@Citibank (685K)
@Google (526K)
@Walgreens (496K)
@WellsFargo (472K)
@TMobile (343K)

The clinic staff spent Friday canceling the appointments of 60-70 patients scheduled for abortions in the coming weeks.

“Some patients broke down and could not speak through their sobbing. Some patients were stunned and didn't know what to say. Some patients did not understand.” https://twitter.com/LeahMWillingham/status/1540378659424505857