We met the Pakistani women who dare to fight for free speech. One of them was Sabeen Mahmud, a woman who created a countercultural haven for thinkers in Karachi and, in April, paid for it with her life.
Myanmar is backtracking on minority voting rights, watchdogs are growing concerned about press freedom in Bulgaria, Taliban militants have been arrested in connection to the Peshawar school massacre, and more.
In the second episode of our show's second season, Shane Smith travels up north to take a look at our world's rising seas. Then VICE goes to Pakistan, where millions of citizens work as bonded laborers in brick kilns.
On Sunday Pakistani Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan announced that the country would, in the coming weeks, hang all 500 death row prisoners convicted under the country's questionable anti-terrorism laws.
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 VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. This week, Syrian rebels turn two towns over to ISIS, and UK politicians release a scathing report on female genital mutilation.
The Pakistani military's operation began on June 15 following the breakdown in peace negotiations between the government and the Pakistani Taliban after an attack on the Karachi airport by the Pakistani Taliban and Uzbek militants. That attack served as a…
The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. This week, TEPCO shareholders fail to shutdown Japan's largest nuclear power plant, and five armed men kill a prominent human rights activist in Libya.
The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. This week, hundreds of Albanian police officers raid a pot operation, and nearly 100,000 people flee Pakistan's North Waziristan as the military steps up its anti-Taliban offensive.
This week, Christian youth destroy a mosque in the Central African Republic, international medical workers travel to Sierra Leone to try to stop the spread of the Ebola virus, and the husband of a Pakistani woman stoned to death by her family admits to ki…