Investigative Journalism

Investigative Journalism

Does Ed Sheeran Cuddle With Dogs Before Every Show? An Investigation

A Dutch rapper claims Sheeran asked to borrow his dog Pablo prior to his performance in Amsterdam.
Wouter van Dijk
7.14.18
Investigative Journalism

We Figured Out What the Smell in Our Office Is and Are No Longer Taking Internship Applications

Just the worst ever smell.
Joel Golby
7.5.17
Investigative Journalism

What Started a Massive Brawl in an English Pub?

Alcohol, obviously. But what else?
Kyle MacNeill
2.16.17
News

Panama Papers Reveal How the Super Rich Stashed Their Cash in New Zealand

We talked to investigative journalist Nicky Hager who dug through the Panama Papers to discover how Mossack Fonseca operated in NZ.
Beatrice Hazlehurst
5.11.16
News

Meet the Journalist Who Blew the Whistle on Mossack Fonseca 18 Months Before the Panama Papers

Ken Silverstein spent 2014 unearthing how criminals and oligarchs hide their money, but his story got ignored.
Maddison Connaughton
4.6.16
Stuff

We Went to See Investigative Journalism Film 'Spotlight' with an Investigative Journalist

Heather Brooke is an award-winning journalist who played a vital role in exposing the 2009 MPs' expenses scandal. We asked her for her take on the film.
Amelia Dimoldenberg
2.5.16
Film

'Spotlight' Celebrates the Power of Journalism to Fight Corruption

The fantastic new film details how reporters exposed the seedy underbelly of the Catholic Church.
Susan Zalkind
11.11.15
Film

A New Documentary Follows the Exploits of Ghana’s Most Notorious Investigative Journalist

Anas Aremeyaw Anas is responsible for breaking countless stories about corruption and crime in his country, all without showing his face.
Chris Bilton
4.24.15
News

Chicago Is Finally Ready to Give Reparations to Police Torture Survivors

Decades of brutality forced city officials' hands, but recent investigations suggest abuses by Chicago cops are far from over.
Alison Flowers
4.17.15
News

Leading Anti-Marijuana Academics Are Paid by Painkiller Drug Companies

Researchers who have advocated against legalizing pot have also been on the payroll of top pharmaceutical firms with products that could be easily replaced by using marijuana. Could this be a major conflict of interest in the pot debate?
Lee Fang
8.27.14
News

A Respected Law Firm Alllegedly Risked Breaking the Law by Representing a Rogue Banker

New evidence about the shady activities of a former SEC official.
Murray Waas
6.18.14
Correspondent Confidential

Strange Border Kidnappings in Kosovo

Investigative journalist Michael Montgomery traveled to the Balkans to find that the end of the war didn't mean the end of war crimes.
VICE Staff
6.16.14
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