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News

No, Sweden Is Not Enforcing a Six-Hour Work Day

You can stop planning your move to Sweden, because the whole six-hour work day thing is just a massive misunderstanding.
Camila-Catalina Fernandez
10.7.15
News
News

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
News
News

These Swedish Reporters Spent 438 Days in an Ethiopian Prison for Their 'Terrorist' Journalism

They were shot, faced mock execution and were left to rot in jail because they were travelling with a group of rebel fighters on the way to investigate an oil company.
Oscar Rickett
7.31.15
VICE vs Video games
VICE vs Video games

PewDiePie Made Over $7m in 2014 Playing Video Games – So What Are You Doing with Your Life?

You might think he's a twat, but Felix Kjellberg's actions in becoming the world's biggest YouTuber say otherwise.
Mike Diver
7.6.15
Stuff
Stuff

We Got an Illustrator to Draw the Biggest Danish Stereotypes About Sweden

Is it true that Swedish people are tall, blonde alcoholics who love gross food and only wear red trousers? We fact-checked those stereotypes to find out.
Caisa Ederyd; Illustrations by Alex Jenkins
6.17.15
Party
Party

Makode Linde and Zhala Will Host a Party Filled to the Brim with Surprises

Ease your hangovers with the knowledge that when the party's over there will always be more parties to come.
VICE Staff
4.27.15
NSFW
NSFW

This Company Helps the Handicapped Masturbate

A company called Secreta AB, which specialises in making masturbating a mechanical routine for the handicapped, manufactures sex tools that comes with a special manual.
Caisa Ederyd
4.14.15
Stuff
Stuff

A Clitoris Was Successfully Reconstructed for the First Time in Sweden the Other Week

I interviewed Dr. Hannes Sigurjónsson, who performed the surgery.
Rasmus Elfton
2.2.15
Fashion
Fashion

Touring Stockholm In Sportswear

Felix Swensson
1.15.15
Culture
Culture

Sweden Is Upset About a Cartoon Erection Wearing a Hat and a Moustache

A sex-ed video released on Swedish children's TV show 'Bacillakuten' has activists complaining that it's promoting restrictive gender norms and transphobia.
Caisa Ederyd
1.14.15
News
News

Gonorrhea Is Making a Comeback in Sweden

Apparently, Swedes between the ages of 20 and 35 suck at practising safe sex.
Rasmus Foltmar Elfton
1.6.15
News
News

The Hangover News

This weekend, Shock News: a UKIP candidate said some really offensive stuff.
Mac Hackett
12.15.14