"The drug war distorts how we think about drugs themselves. You might put on Facebook, 'I had a great bottle of wine last night', but you'd be foolish to put 'I had a great line of coke last night'."
Earlier this month, Usama Ajjan disappeared along with three Spanish journalists in Aleppo. But while the Spaniards made international news, Usama largely did not.
A new book by Tommy Sussex documents the 2014 unrest.
"I know what it's like to put a show on and be disappointed with everybody's responses, because you want them to see it the way that you see it."
Apart from keeping police, journos and Twitter trolls busy, was there any point to the rallies and counter-rallies? And does either side consider the weekend actions a success?
Last night, author and journalist David Carr collapsed in the New York Times newsroom. He was hurried to St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, where he was pronounced dead. He was 58 years old.
This Monday, five Dortmund-based journalists received death threats in the form of fake death certificates posted to a far-right Facebook page. One of them was VICE contributor Felix Huesmann.
Local journalist Bilal Sarway takes picturesque photos of the country's landscapes.
I interviewed former Daily Star journalist Rich Peppiatt about his new film in which he trolls newspaper editors.
We spoke with the veteran journalist ahead of his lecture at FODI 2014
On Monday, April 21, VICE News reporters Simon Ostrovsky and Freddie Paxton were stopped at a checkpoint by armed pro-Russia forces and pulled from their car. Ostrovsky was held in a basement cell where he was blindfolded, beaten, and accused of being a s…
Journalists who are justifiably worried about being kidnapped by the rebels or the regime are being forced to reconsider the way they cover the ongoing civil war, even as they feel a duty to continue reporting on it.
After being thrown on top of each other in a vehicle, I noticed that a young woman was also among us. As soon as we began to move the young man sitting across from her started trying to grab at her body. Randel and I, still handcuffed, protested loudly, b…
Ariel Helwani, the self-made and self-styled "voice of MMA," overcame loneliness, introversion, and UFC reluctance to become one of the most recognizable faces in mixed martial arts journalism.
Sunil Patel had never been published before he decided to go to Syria in August 2012 to become a war correspondent. It was a foolish idea for sure, and he almost died several times during his trip, but we still think his story was worth the risk.
Helen Thomas pretty much said that Jews need to "get the hell out of Palestine" and go home to "Poland, Germany and America."
A longtime reader of this magazine (such as yourself) already knows about David Wallechinsky because you read the People's Lists feature in every issue.