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The VICE Guide to Right Now: Surprise! Your Office Job Is Slowly Killing You

Posted July 28, 2016 by Anonymous

Turns out doing nothing with your life other than wageslaving will kill you?

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Europe: The Final Countdown: How Brexit Is Already Screwing Over Young People

Posted July 27, 2016 by Anonymous

The UK hasn’t even left the EU yet, but the fallout from the vote is already robbing millennials of their prospects.

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The VICE Guide to Right Now: No One Is Going to Be Held Criminally Accountable for Freddie Gray’s Death

Posted July 27, 2016 by VICE Staff

The Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s office decided to drop all charges Wednesday against the three remaining officers accused of being involved in Freddie Gray’s death.

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The VICE Morning Bulletin

Posted July 27, 2016 by VICE Staff

This morning, Hillary Clinton makes history as the first female presidential nominee of a major US political party, President Obama says he couldn’t rule out Russia’s involvement in the DNC email leak, and more.

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The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election: Did Bill Clinton Convince Democrats That His Wife Is a Human?

Posted July 27, 2016 by Matt Taylor

The former president spent Tuesday night describing his early romance with the first woman nominated as a major party’s presidential candidate.

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Another Column From the Post…

Posted July 27, 2016 by James Bow

My latest column from the Kitchener Post revisits a topic I’ve talked about many times before. However, I’m still talking about it, because it’s still an issue. Here’s an excerpt: Earlier this month, an advocate for one of the city’s…

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Fatal Police Beating Of Somali Canadian Abdirahman Abdi Raises Alarming Questions

Posted July 26, 2016 by Manisha Krishnan

Abdi was beaten by two Ottawa police officers and left in handcuffs for 10 minutes before anyone gave him CPR.

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We Spoke to the Undocumented Immigrant Who Headlined Opening Night at the DNC

Posted July 26, 2016 by Anonymous

Astrid Silva, the 28-year-old who addressed thousands on the first night of the Democratic National Convention, said a Clinton presidency would relieve some of the fear in being undocumented.

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Meet the Gay Syrian Refugee Who’s Leading Vancouver’s Pride Parade

Posted July 26, 2016 by Sarah Berman

As queer Muslim and South Asian groups pull out of the parade in solidarity with Black Lives Matter, Danny Ramadan says he’s confronting the white-dominant Pride establishment from the inside.

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The VICE Guide to Right Now: Woman Shoots ‘Pokémon Go’ Players with a Pellet Gun, Ensuring One More Day of ‘Pokémon Go’ Content

Posted July 26, 2016 by Anonymous

Authorities still haven’t said why she opened fire. She’s probably just sick of reading about Pokémon.

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The Aftermath of Sunday’s Suicide Bombing in the German Town of Ansbach

Posted July 25, 2016 by Anonymous

“If I didn’t know what happened yesterday, I wouldn’t be able to guess just from the behavior of the people around me.”

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The VICE Guide to Right Now: Donald Trump Would Win the Election Today, According to FiveThirtyEight

Posted July 25, 2016 by VICE Staff

Nate Silver and his team of data journalists give Trump a 56.7 percent chance of winning the election in a new short-term poll, following the Republican National Convention.

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How Foreign Investors Are Using Drug Cartel Tactics in the Canadian Real Estate Market

Posted July 25, 2016 by Sarah Berman

Money is moving from China to Vancouver in some “inappropriate” ways, and the Chinese government isn’t happy about it.

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The VICE Morning Bulletin

Posted July 25, 2016 by Anonymous

At least two people were killed and 16 injured at a nightclub shooting in Fort Myers, Florida, Democratic Party chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz was forced to resign after DNC email hack, and more.

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The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election: Reflecting on the RNC’s Blindness to Police Brutality

Posted July 25, 2016 by Anonymous

Speaker after speaker at the Republican convention said don’t question the cops, and if you do talk about them, make sure it’s unconditional praise.

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The VICE Guide to Right Now: A Saskatchewan River Oil Spill Is About to Cut off Another Town’s Main Water Supply

Posted July 24, 2016 by Sarah Berman

A Husky Energy pipeline dumped an estimated 200,000 litres of crude into North Saskatchewan River. Efforts to contain it aren’t going so well.

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Latest Columns

Posted July 24, 2016 by James Bow

My latest column is up at The Kitchener Post. Here’s an excerpt: Growing up in southern Ontario, I have enjoyed living in a world of progress. I’ve been a fan of trains and subways since I was a young boy,…

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‘I Have a Bad Feeling About This’: My Experience of the Failed Military Coup in Turkey

Posted July 23, 2016 by Anonymous

It’s been an absurd and frightening few days in Turkey. This is what it felt like to be there.

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What It Was Like to be in Munich During the Panic of Friday’s Attack

Posted July 23, 2016 by Anonymous

First, there was the breaking news push notification, then the tweets. But a WhatsApp message from a friend who said he was trapped in a shop changed everything.

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What We Know About the Suspected Attacker Behind Munich’s Mall Shooting

Posted July 23, 2016 by VICE Staff

The 18-year-old described only as David S was born in Munich and lured people to a McDonald’s using a hacked Facebook account before opening fire, according to police.

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What Drives Gay Republicans into the Closet?

Posted July 22, 2016 by Anonymous

For closeted Republicans, the RNC is a mecca of gay sex. Michael Rogers—the pioneering blogger who outed the worst anti-gay politicians in America—knows a thing or two about what drives their secrecy.

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The VICE Guide to Right Now: Canada’s Biggest Hells Angels Gathering Ever Is Happening Right Now Near Ottawa

Posted July 22, 2016 by Anonymous

Ottawa police tell the public not to worry a lot, just a little.

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The VICE Morning Bulletin

Posted July 22, 2016 by VICE Staff

Donald Trump promises to make America safe from violence in his speech at the RNC, an Indian military plane goes missing, a Colorado town finds THC in the drinking water, and more.

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The South African Sex Workers Fighting Abusive Police

Posted July 22, 2016 by Anonymous

In South Africa, assaults are rarely reported to the authorities because sex workers know if they ask for help they will be ignored or even punished, especially if the perpetrators are police officers.

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Law Enforcement Says the Tiny Town of Hugo, Colorado Has THC in Its Water

Posted July 22, 2016 by Mike Pearl

The Lincoln County Sheriff warned residents not to drink, cook, or even bathe, lest the THC could get into their systems.

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​Canada’s Crime Rate Is up for the First Time in 12 Years and You Can (Mostly) Blame Alberta

Posted July 21, 2016 by Anonymous

The combination of an economic downturn and a rise in drug use appears to playing out in crime rates in the province.

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The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election: Bun B’s RNC Dispatch One: Rage and Racism in Cleveland

Posted July 21, 2016 by Anonymous

VICE’s political correspondent scopes the scene on the night of Donald Trump’s official nomination.

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How San Diego’s Homeless Community Is Reacting to the Recent Homeless Murders

Posted July 21, 2016 by Anonymous

One man worried someone would copy the killer; another heard a rumor that someone was going around with a baseball bat, targeting homeless people.

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If All Lives Matter, Act Like It

Posted July 20, 2016 by Anonymous

The demonization of black victims and the lionization of law enforcement have to stop.

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The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election: This Is What Republicans at the RNC Think About Black People and Cops

Posted July 20, 2016 by Anonymous

“This mentality of, ‘poor me, I’ve been oppressed so I am going to kill somebody…’ How does that help?”

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The 14-Year-Old Who Grew Up in Prison

Posted July 20, 2016 by Anonymous

In 1979, Ricky Olds watched his friend kill a man, then himself got sentenced to life in prison. More than three decades later, the Supreme Court has given him a shot at freedom.

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The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election: Inside the Insane ‘America First’ Rally at the Republican National Convention

Posted July 19, 2016 by Anonymous

A conspiracy-mongering circus to celebrate the ascension of Donald Trump.

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Thirty-Six People Overdosed Within 48 Hours in Surrey, BC

Posted July 19, 2016 by Anonymous

Many reported using crack, and traces of fentanyl were found in some of the overdose cases.

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The VICE Guide to Right Now: Rate of E-Cigarette Use Among Ontario Teens Is ‘Alarming,’ New Study Says

Posted July 19, 2016 by Anonymous

They are doing it because it’s “cool,” researchers said earnestly.

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