investigations

How a 'Fake Guru' Set Up a 'Wild Wild Country'-Style Commune in the Mexican Jungle

Former followers of Ozen Rajneesh accuse the guru of being a 'fake,' cheating them out of thousands of dollars, and mishandling the disappearance of a commune member.
Hilary Beaumont
9.6.19
News

Canada Declares Climate Emergency, Then Approves Massive Oil Pipeline Expansion

Canada can’t meet its Paris climate targets without reducing emissions from the oil and gas sector, experts say.
Hilary Beaumont
6.19.19
#metoo

Mike Smith of ‘Trailer Park Boys’ Accused of Sexual Assault

A VICE News investigation found a woman reported Smith to police in 2005. Smith denies the allegations and no charges were filed.
Hilary Beaumont
3.5.19
VICE News

Mike Smith of 'Trailer Park Boys' accused of sexual assault

A VICE News investigation found a woman reported Smith to police in 2005. Smith denies the allegations and no charges were filed.
Hilary Beaumont
3.1.19
News

After Trump Win, Hundreds of Americans Contact Radio Host to Move to Cape Breton

But Rob Calabrese says it's harder to move to Canada than they think.
Hilary Beaumont
11.10.16
News

This Man Is Prepared to Die in Opposition of a Massive Dam in Canada

Billy Gauthier is on a hunger strike, nine days and counting.
Hilary Beaumont
10.24.16
News

This $8 Billion ‘Clean’ Energy Dam Could Poison Locals with Methylmercury, Scientists Say

And the Newfoundland government has no plans to stop it.
Hilary Beaumont
10.4.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

How One Artist Ended Up Stranded on a Bankrupt Company’s Cargo Ship

As the boat circles 40 kilometres off the coast of Japan, 25-year-old Rebecca Moss is documenting the global shipping crisis on Instagram.
Hilary Beaumont
9.13.16
Stuff

An Indigenous Environmental Activist Is Building a Solar Network in the Heart of Canada’s Tar Sands

After years of raising awareness about the impact of the oil industry on Canada's Indigenous peoples, Melina Laboucan-Massimo is making a very tangible statement.
Hilary Beaumont
6.20.16
VICE Canada Reports

Canada's Waterless Communities: Neskantaga

In this episode, VICE heads to the remote Neskantaga First Nation in Northern Ontario where after 20 years under a boil water advisory, they have slipped down the federal government's priority list for safe drinking water from four to 19.
Hilary Beaumont
10.6.15
VICE Canada Reports

Canada's Waterless Communities: Shoal Lake 40

Canada has the world's second-largest supply of fresh water, but 169 First Nation communities have limited or no access to it.
Hilary Beaumont
10.5.15
News

On Winnipeg’s Red River with the Searchers Looking for Their Missing Relatives

Nine bodies have been found in the river in the last year, and the Drag the Red volunteers are doing what police won't—actually searching below the murky water.
Hilary Beaumont
9.14.15
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