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We Asked Our European Offices What Refugees Should Expect In Their Countries

It seems that for much of Europe, civil society is better at helping refugees than governments are.
VICE Staff
9.24.15
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The Selfie Sticks of Rome

Andreas Langeland Bjørseth
8.24.15
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Currency Converters, Anagrams and Westlife: The Euro Used to Be Great

Our European editors look back at a time when a single currency promised to unite and protect Europe.
VICE Staff
7.23.15
Travel

I Spent a Fearful and Lonely Night on the 'Immigration Train'

The story of a migrant's journey from the floors of Milan Central Station to the streets of Paris.
Henry C. Krempels
7.20.15
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How Some Criminals Evade the Cops for Decades

Most crooks eventually get caught, but some members of Italian organised crime syndicates remain on the lam for decades. How do they do it?
Mark Hay
6.12.15
Travel

Ten Days of Silent Meditation Will Make You Trip Balls and Lust After Puppies

A Vipassana is a silent prison that you enter of your own free will. You can't talk, read, use your phone, or masturbate, until you've finished ten days of meditating for ten hours each day.
Conor Creighton
6.1.15
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A Sweeping Look at the Venice Biennale 2015

The highlights and lowlights of all the world's art at the celebrated Italian art fair.
Bibi Deitz
5.22.15
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In Photos: Milan's May Day 'No Expo' Riots

Milan was set alight on Labour Day as police clashed with black bloc protesters demonstrating against Expo 2015.
Stefano Santangelo, words by Leonardo Bianchi
5.3.15
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We Asked An Expert What Would Happen if the EU Opened Its Borders to Everyone

Economist Michael Clemens is pretty sure that the continent won't collapse.
Matern Boeselager
4.29.15
News

Europe or Die: Our Documentary About the Migrant Crisis

An in-depth look at the situation playing out in the Mediterranean.
VICE News
4.21.15
Travel

How the Mob Turned Southern Italy into a Toxic Wasteland

Campania Felix has become the "Land of Fires," as it is popularly known. When people travel here, they see continual columns of smoke and flames, signs of the garbage that is torched in the countryside.
Roberto Saviano
2.21.15
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In Photos: Albanian Migrants Make their Way Back Home

The European debt crisis has led many Albanians who had in the last couple of decades settled in Greece and Italy, leave those countries and return home.
Laura Aggio Caldon
2.19.15
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