politics

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What I Learned from Reading a Whole Bunch of Trump Tell-Alls

It's not really selling out unless you cash in.
Alex Norcia
19 hours ago
Menstruation

This Is How the UK Gave Free Menstrual Products to All Its Students

The Scottish government allocated £9.2 million to offer free sanitary products in schools and convinced other places in the UK to follow suit.
Siobhan Ball
3 days ago
Question Of The Day

Would You Go to Jail to Save All Life on Earth?

In the wake of this week's major Extinction Rebellion actions, I went out on the streets of London in search of willing climate martyrs.
Rhys Thomas
4 days ago
VICE Votes

Meet the Politician Who Wants to Make the Cow ‘India’s National Mother’

Gopal Mani Maharaj—an independent candidate contesting for elections—thinks problems like terrorism, violence in Kashmir and the Ayodhya issue can be solved simply by being nicer to cows.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
4.16.19
VICE Votes

Election Season Is Boom Time for Indonesia's Exorcists

Legislative candidates spend a fortune on their campaigns. When the majority of them lose the race, their savings and their sanity, exorcists step in.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
4.15.19
VICE Votes

Tribal Leaders, Not Individuals, Will Shape the Election in Papua

In remote villages in Papua, some Indonesians won't get to cast their vote on election day as tribal leaders represent them in a practice called 'noken'.
Adi Renaldi
4.15.19
VICE Votes

Why Some Indians Have Decided to Boycott the Elections

The reasons include general apathy all the way through to death threats.
Shamani Joshi
4.11.19
christchurch shootings

Every MP in New Zealand Backed the Post-Christchurch Gun Ban… Except One

Libertarian ACT Party's David Seymour was the only MP to vote against a restriction on military-style weapons.
Gavin Butler
4.11.19
Australia Today

Australia’s Next Federal Election Will Be Held May 18

We've now got five weeks of political campaigning to look forward to.
Gavin Butler
4.10.19
Australia Today

The Adani Coal Mine Could Still Get Blocked by the QLD Government

Scientific reviews found the coal mine may not meet the government's environmental requirements.
Gavin Butler
4.10.19
Australia Today

Australia’s Federal Government Has Approved the Adani Coal Mine

Let's dump an extra 705 million tonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere every year!
Gavin Butler
4.9.19
Australia Today

Police Want to Get the Guy Who Allegedly Kicked ‘Egg Boy’

Senator Fraser Anning's been let off the hook after punching the 17-year-old in the face, but Victoria Police are still looking to talk to a man who allegedly kicked the kid while he was down.
Gavin Butler
4.9.19
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