Three men pleaded guilty as part of Operation Blooming Onion, a massive federal investigation into forced labor in Georgia.
China says the note is a “farce” created by a journalist, who was previously imprisoned in the country.
VICE gained exclusive access to documents that reveal the wages of North Korean laborers in Poland before the Kim regime's deductions.
VICE News speaks to Bennu Hannibal, an inmate in solitary confinement who is one of the lead organizers of a national prison strike.
A VICE investigation has uncovered how North Koreans are working as forced laborers in the heart of Europe, with their wages directly filling Kim Jong-un's coffers with foreign currency.
Pleasing visiting dignitaries is one thing, but undoing weeks of back-breaking work after a harvest that is regularly criticized for using forced labor is something else entirely.
We talked to the creator of Slavery Footprint, a new website that shows how many slaves are working for you in the global supply chain.
Documents show that the world's fifth-largest cotton exporter is forcing students to sign contracts "volunteering" to work during the harvest season or face expulsion.
Critics charge that the Obama administration has upgraded Malaysia's trafficking status to include it in a massive free trade deal, elevating economic issues over human rights.