activism

activism

Meet the Japanese Mums Running a Citizens' Lab to Track Nuclear Radiation

After the 2011 tsunami triggered a nuclear disaster in Fukushima, there were widespread fears about radiation leaking into the environment. Now a group of volunteers—who are mostly mothers—is tackling the issue head-on.
Bobbie van der List
3.12.19
feminism

Instagram Is a New Frontier In Women's Life Writing

You could say that the fastest growing social media network is the logical conclusion of everything from 16th-century letters to DIY zines.
freya marshall payne
2.28.19
PUSSY RIOT

Pussy Riot Turn Buildings into Protest Art

We had a chat with Nadya Tolokonnikova about her series of projections aimed at world leaders.
Patrick Heardman
2.18.19
Religion

Why Indian Women Are Fighting to Pray Inside Their Own Temples

In India, women are banned from entering Hindu temples if they are on their period. But increasing numbers are protesting to demand the right to worship, pray, and menstruate inside religious institutions.
Mari Shibata
2.11.19
year in review

97 Easy Ways to Be a Better Person

No matter who you are, there are always ways to be kinder to one another. Here are some ideas.
Inês Mendonça
12.30.18
veganism

2018 Was the Year Veganism Lost Its Status as a Moral Signifier

This year, vegans split into the mainstreamers who buy their ready meals from Tesco, and the pious activists who refuse to change their methods.
Hannah Ewens
12.27.18
Australia Today

Politicians Who Voted to Legalise Abortion Are Now Receiving Threats

Anti-abortion groups have vowed to "remove" MPs who voted for change.
Gavin Butler
10.19.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

Age of Revolution

How young activists are making change online and off.
VICE Staff
10.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Fired For Roundhouse Kicking Woman at Anti-Abortion Rally

The video of the hair stylist winding up and roundhouse kicking an anti-abortion protestor has quickly gone viral.
Mack Lamoureux
10.4.18
Internet

Roosh V Shuttering His Godawful Misogynist Website After Successful Boycotts

Good fucking riddance.
Mack Lamoureux
10.2.18
in bloom

We’re Filming a Special Episode of ‘In Bloom’ at the Queer Ideas Festival

And we want your questions.
VICE Staff
9.24.18
activism

The Year South African Students United Against Colonialism

Before Charlottesville, another group of young activists gathered together and started a global conversation by demanding the removal of a controversial statue.
Katherine Gillespie
8.17.18
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