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A muslim doctor was shot outside a Texas mosque, the death toll in the Baghdad bombing has risen to at least 200, China has plans for military drills in the South China Sea, and more in today's Morning Bulletin.
The power of the Romanian artist's politically motivated work lies in its simplicity.
Libby is the founder of On Our Radar, a platform that allows citizen journalists in isolated communities around the world to share their experiences, using nothing more powerful than a text.
Young Jews who once saw Israel as their birthright are now shunning the state and finding community elsewhere.
The Israeli government insists that it wants peace more than anything, but its actions can seem deliberately provocative.
"I don't know about the future, we live under siege. This is the only thing that makes us feel free."
The Shujaiya neighborhood in Palestine's Gaza City is still in ruins a year after it was decimated by Israel's Operation Protective Edge.
How do you manage your fear in these life-threatening situations? "Curiosity. That's the best solution. That's what overwhelms everything else."
Issa Amro wants to teach young Palestinians to peacefully challenge the Israeli occupation and build communities. Can his work overcome decades of violence and strife?
"At a certain point when you're being held hostage, you don't have power to do anything. The only power you have is to listen to your captors and do what they ask you to do."
Thousands of Nigerians flee to Cameroon to escape Boko Haram, Gaza exports first produce shipment to Israel since 2007, and more on today's VICE News Capsule.
Despite growing tensions with Prime Minister Netanyahu, the Obama administration requested more than $3.1 billion in military aid for Israel this year. But what would happen if that were all gone?
Twyman's latest production looks at what it's like for a family to live through the Israeli-Palestinian war.
There were political protests, bouts of crying, arm wrestling, a marriage proposal, and a ceremonial knife-giving.
In the aftermath of the latest war between Palestine and Israel, I photographed pieces of people's lives lying in the rubble.
I spoke to Rabbi Shmuley Boteach about anal sex, Israel's controversial nation-state bill, and his former pupil Michael Jackson.
Eman Mohammed has fought her way through abusive colleagues, death threats, and sexual harassment.
Mitt Romney thinks America needs to beef up its military and wrote an op-ed to that effect in the Washington Post. But why should we care what some warmongering failed politician has to say about anything?
The British charity SkatePal just put the finishing touches on a concrete park in Zababdeh.
Protesters in Oakland blocked an Israeli ship from unloading its cargo to protest Israel's war on Gaza.
The recent surge of anti-Semitic violence in Germany has been intense, but it shouldn't really come as a shocker, despite politicians' claim to the contrary.
Why don't human rights groups call Israel's actions "genocide"? We asked and they wouldn't say.