Five HIV-positive women are suing Doctors Without Borders and other groups over sterilisations that allegedly occurred without their knowledge or proper consent.
Jews in Iran haven't always been treated like fellow countrymen, so a newly-erected monument honouring Jews who fought in the Iran-Iraq War serves as a proverbial olive branch.
It should come as no surprise that the Obama family has felt the sting of racial prejudice in their lives. The Obama presidency has been defined by race, because in America, we're all defined by race.
An incredible 17 percent of women surveyed – and 5 percent of men – said that they had been sexually assaulted or raped. That's a pretty big problem.
This weekend, we learned that rival British gangs have started a "supergang".
Local cops, already known not to be huge fans of NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, are now openly disrespecting him after two of their own were executed by a lone gunman in Brooklyn.
On a cold Friday night in New York, about 50 people gathered to show their support for Gotham's finest, but it wasn't long before counter-protesters angry about police brutality arrived.
American political memories can be both impressively long and terribly short. And somewhere in the middle, minds start to change.
Theresa May and anti-FGM campaigners reckon so, but the thousands of British women getting labiaplasty each year don't agree.
In part one of a five-part series, VICE News correspondent Simon Ostrovsky gets exclusive access to an IDF special operation, highlighting an unusual relationship they have with their Syrian enemies across the border.
VICE News follows the Hooligans against Salafists movement, from its first full-blown demonstration-turned-riot in Cologne.
Economic sanctions and the falling price of oil seem to be crippling Russia's fragile economy, but is that actually a good thing for the West?
Bureaucratic obstacles are making it next to impossible for families to find their lost loved ones, or even learn where they died.
Obama announced yesterday that the US and Cuba are "normalising" relations for the first time in 50 years.
A new report suggests that 45-year-old Sandra McElroy, a serial liar with a history of head trauma, may have helped get Officer Darren Wilson off scot-free after killing Michael Brown.
The government has yet another shameful mental health problem on its hands.
Nicholas Merrill is battling the US government over a secret surveillance program that has left him living under a gag order for the past 10 years.
Peru is now the world's leading producer of cocaine. VICE News traveled there to find out how this new title is forcing the military to ramp up, and the government to crack down.
10 percent of the population are passing out in public and no one knows why.
Obama's feigned accountability fails to address the fact that the paranoid national security mindset responsible for the torture programme is still at work today.
Authorities detained the editor-in-chief of one of Turkey's largest newspapers, along with several other journalists and people associated with an opposition leader.
The gunman who seized a cafe in downtown Sydney has reportedly been killed by police, but not before two hostages were killed (and four wounded). Here's how it played out online.
In part four of the five-part series, VICE News meets foreigners who have served time in Peruvian prisons for drug trafficking, who are now stuck in Peru on parole.
We talked to Stephen Soldz, founder of the Coalition for an Ethical Psychology, about the dark theories behind the CIA's enhanced interrogation tactics.