The US spends hundreds of billions of dollars on wars and sends thousands of soldiers around the world to fight in them, but it seems unable to translate all that might into anything that could be called victory.
Jewish voters remain one of the most stalwart progressive groups in the US, but it's the Republican Party that has taken up Israel as its cause célèbre.
Lindsey Graham is convinced the world is exploding, and thinks he's the only one who knows how to work the fire extinguisher.
Would Iran be a temperamental loose cannon like North Korea? Would they immediately push the Big Red Button and blow up Tel Aviv? What is everyone so afraid of?
Senate Republicans, desperate to stop Obama's nuclear negotiations with Iran, have resorted to sending hilarious letters to leaders of the Islamic Republic.
While conservatives clearly agree that they don't like Barack Obama, they don't seem to have found a consensus on much of anything else.
The assault on French cartoonists gave Republicans an opening to once again cast the war on terror as an imminent, existential, and even religious battle for American freedoms.
You don't often see major powers bartering food staples for weapons systems, but the recent move by Vladimir Putin is actually a savvy bit of strategic thinking.
Ashton Carter, a theoretical physicist and former No. 2 at the Pentagon, is expected to be tapped as Obama's next defense secretary.
With the 2016 campaign underway, the Kentucky Republican is ready to throw down over foreign policy.
It's difficult to overlook the savage cuts on community services and the minimal impact they've had on homophobia in British schools and abroad.
Voter choices today will directly impact the quality of air we breathe, how much we pay in taxes, and whether the country's broken immigration system gets fixed before we start collecting Social Security.
The 2014 midterm elections are on Tuesday, and no one cares. You should. So in the vague hope that you live in a state that allows same-day registration, here's the basic shit you need to know about.
The next presidential election is more than two years away, so why is the former Secretary of State talking a big game about America imposing its will across the world?
VICE founder Suroosh Alvi went to Mexico to meet the drug cartels that are stealing the country's oil.
As carnage continues in Ukraine, oligarchs in both the US and Russia are still happily doing business together. But how does President Vladimir Putin keep his financial interests chugging along pretty much unscathed?
VICE News was the only news crew allowed through the police line to witness the aftermath of a suicide bomber's attack on the convoy of a top Afghan official.
Narendra Modi may be the first world leader to record a welcome message for an American political action committee.
Oil is often stuck under pristine locations or countries that necessitate some kind of invasion before we can get to it. So what would it mean for world conflict and international relations if, thanks to future technological developments, oil were no long…
Corruption isn't rare on the African continent—or indeed anywhere else in the world—but Angola's iteration is particularly extreme. Th elite has fed at the trough of oil and gas for over 30 years, and the nation continues a campaign of stifling freedom of…
Most Americans, including Democrats, are totally cool with the US continuing to kill people in foreign countries on the say-so of "informed, high-level" officials alone, so Obama's got no reason to change his drone policies.
The Romney campaign is stalling, nothing's landing, and they need to connect soon. So last week Romney threw a foreign-policy punch. And in the short term he's being hammered for it. But will it pay off? What else can he do? He is falling into his own lit…