Migrant Father Who Drowned With Daughter Was Extorted Hours Before Crossing
“It’s very obvious that those who can get money and pay, they can cross. Those who don’t, they just languish.”
Tired of Smuggling Humans Over the Border, Mexican Cartels Are Refocusing on Drugs
This does not bode well for overdoses in the U.S.
The Objects That Remind Refugees of Home
"I was afraid of also losing my culture, but something as small as a rug has helped me to hang on to a part of it."
Granville Boys Barbershop Gives Hope to Struggling Kids
The high-school barbershop program arms disengaged students with scissors and ambition.
Shocking Maps Show How Humans Have Reshaped Earth Since 1992
Generated from satellite data, the maps track losses and gains of land used for agriculture, forests, urbanization, and more.
Australia’s Migration Intake Has Hit a 10 Year Low
Peter Dutton has slashed 21,000 places from the annual intake, in an attempt to make sure we’re “getting the best possible migrants”.
Photographs of Daily Life in an Overcrowded Refugee Camp
About 1,500 people live in the Moria camp on the Greek island of Lesbos. One of them documented his life there for a month.
Inside a Pitstop for Migrants Heading to the US
We traveled to a nearly inaccessible spot in the Sonora desert where organized crime groups detain people on their way to North America.
Sydney's West Is the Best Thing About Australia
A love letter.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Refugee Rescue Boat Tries to Rescue Stranded Anti-Refugee Activists
"To help those who are in distress is the duty of everyone who is at sea—no matter their origins, skin color, religion, or views," the rescue group's chairman said.
At Sea With Migrant Rescuers: "We Can't Do This Forever"
Nearly 83,000 migrants and refugees entered Europe by sea in 2017 and the pace isn't slowing.
Nike TNs: Australia's Most Fuck You Shoe
A love letter.