violence

Work

Indian Doctors Tell Us About the Times They Were Threatened and Abused

“There were days when the birth of a girl child would lead to verbal abuse because the patients’ family would say that just because a female doctor had conducted the procedure, it was a girl child.”
Pallavi Pundir
18 hours ago
Germany

It Looks Like Germany's Worst Fear Just Happened: a Far-right Political Assassination

“There has never been a case like this in the history of [modern Germany]”
Tim Hume
2 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Parents in South Korea Are Upset They Can’t Beat Their Kids Anymore

The country’s plan to scrap the law allowing parents to physically discipline their children is causing quite the controversy among adults.
Shamani Joshi
5.27.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Smearing a Cake on Someone’s Face in Public Can Get You Arrested in This Indian State

Even using chemical foam and adhesive tape out in the open is now illegal.
Shamani Joshi
5.15.19
mind

Do Trigger Warnings Actually Work?

Researchers are divided over whether warnings about sensitive content help or harm people who have experienced trauma.
Mark Hay
5.10.19
LGBTQ

In India, Gangs Are Preying on Queer People Through Dating Apps

“I started screaming and tried to extract myself, but suddenly, another man appeared and held me from the other side. All this in broad daylight.”
Navin Noronha
5.3.19
crime

What It's Like To Lose Your Sister in an Honor Killing

Banaz Mahmod was murdered by her father and uncle even after reporting her fears to the police multiple times. A decade later, her sister Payzee believes that British police still aren't taking honor killings seriously.
Sophie Brown
4.26.19
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Welcome to the Rwandan Village Where Genocide Perpetrators and Victims Live Side by Side

“When one's heart is burdened, you don't see anything good at all. But when you forgive from your heart, you see many good things coming your way.
Ibrahim Balkhy
4.11.19
Photos

Portraits of Women Inside Russia’s Modern Gulags

"In jail they don't stop being mothers, sisters, teachers, loved ones, grandparents, or simply cute girls."
Mirjana Milovanovic
4.7.19
prison

The Stupid Gunshot That Got Me 27 Years in Prison

I know I earned my freedom, but I may be eternally undeserving of forgiveness.
Lawrence Bartley
4.1.19
violent times

An Afternoon With the Yakuza: Japan’s Most Notorious Crime Syndicate

A group member reflects on their violent reputation and uncertain future as they face a public relations crisis in Japan.
Staff Vice
3.1.19
GENTRIFICATION

The Final Days of Auckland's Inner-City Slum

Grey Lynn's last holdout against gentrification is for sale. VICE went inside to meet the residents of the notorious boarding house.
VICE Staff
2.25.19
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