HUMAN RIGHTS

The VICE Guide to Right Now

North Korea Reportedly Has Over 300 Public Execution Sites

A human rights group in South Korea found that offences ranging from stealing a cow to watching a South Korean TV show has got citizens killed.
Shamani Joshi
6.12.19
Religion

This Photographer Captures the Fragile Lives of Former ‘Goddesses’ in Nepal

Maria Contreras Coll went behind the scenes of one of the most criticised religious traditions in the world, to tell a story of the enduring power of young girls in Nepal.
Pallavi Pundir
5.28.19
VICE Votes

Indonesian President Jokowi Was Convincingly Re-Elected. Will He Now Push for Bolder Reforms?

Despite falling short on some promises, President Joko Widodo has been given a second term in office. Here’s what Jokowi should do to make more of a difference.
Ross Tapsell
4.18.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

South Korea Is Lifting Its 66-Year-Old Ban on Abortions

In a landmark ruling, a South Korean court has ordered lawmakers to revise the ban by the end of 2020.
Mustika Hapsoro
4.12.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tech Companies Can Now Be Fined $1 Million for Spreading Fake News in Singapore

Human rights activists are criticising the new laws, claiming they could be used to crack down on freedom of speech.
Edoardo Liotta
4.4.19
video

The Kohistan Story: Killing for Honor

VICE News travels to Pakistan to investigate the truth behind one of the country's most perplexing so-called honor killing cases.
VICE News
2.1.19
News

One Man’s Fight to Get Congress to Care About China’s Uyghurs

This is what it’s like to lobby Congress when you’re up against the world’s second-largest economy
Raza Naqvi
Julia Lindau
12.10.18
Transgender Day of Remembrance 2018

At Least 22 Transgender Americans Were Killed in 2018

On Transgender Day of Remembrance, read their stories.
Broadly Staff
11.24.18
News

Two Former Khmer Rouge Leaders Were Just Found Guilty of Genocide

Nuon Chea, 92, and Khieu Samphan, 87, were sentenced to life in prison.
VICE Staff
11.16.18
video

Facing Violence and Discrimination as Myanmar's Muslim Minority

In part one of our three-part series, VICE News correspondent Danny Gold travels to Myanmar to investigate the violence and discrimination faced by the country's Muslim minority.
VICE News
10.27.18
vice

Religious Freedoms Continue to Slip in Indonesia

Turns out religious intolerance is a problem under the Jokowi administration too.
Adi Renaldi
10.25.18
Election 2019

I'm a Gay Man and I'm Not Voting in Indonesia's 2019 Election

This time, I refuse to choose the lesser of two evils.
Amahl S. Azwar
8.14.18
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