Seven Years of Syria

VICE travelled to the Syria-Lebanon border to meet teen refugees whose youth has been destroyed by war.
Maddison Connaughton

The Bahraini Uprising in Photos: Road Blocks, Tear Gas, and No Right to Protest

The photography collective Road Bloc has been taking significant risks to depict the intense political unrest that has been unfolding in Bahrain for years.
Amber Roberts
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch Shia LaBeouf Freestyle Rap Because He Is a True Artist

The blockbuster actor is "so underground that the rap kids call him Tubman."
River Donaghey
VICE Staff
The Dirty Laundry Issue

The Islamic State and Kurdish Peshmerga Are Clashing Over a Small Town in Iraq

Over the summer I embedded with a unit of the Peshmega, the Kurdish troops fighting the Islamic State in northern Iraq.
Kevin Sites

Dr. Slime in 'Fury'

A tragic tale of a mad scientist, an experiment gone horribly awry, and an upcoming Hollywood blockbuster starring Shia LaBeouf.
Alex Schubert

America Helped Make the Islamic State

While America pats itself on the back for taking on Islamic militants in Iraq, it's worth remembering that it's fighting a monster of its own creation.
Charles Davis
VICE Specials

The Vicar of Baghdad

For years, Vicar Andrew White has been risking his life to preach for peace on the streets of Baghdad, driving through dangerous and bombed-out war zones to spread his message.
VICE Staff

How Syria's Messy Borders Complicate Journalism, Aid Work, and Politics

The Syrian civil war has made going from country to country in the Middle East a messy business.
Hannah Lucinda Smith

"Tripoli Is Crying": Lebanon's Second City Is On the Brink of Battle

Conflicts between those who support Syrian president Bashar al-Assad and those who back the rebels in Syria are always on the verge of breaking out, and tensions are particularly high in the aftermath of an August terrorist attack.
Martin Armstrong

Hanging with Morsi Supporters at a Muslim Brotherhood Rally in Cairo

Yesterday, Egypt saw the culmination of the Tamarod Campaign, a massive petition calling for the impeachment of President Mohamed Morsi. The left-leaning, antiMorsi group took to the streets in the largest Egyptian protest since 2011's uprising. In...
Max Siegelbaum

Pop Stars and Radical Clerics Are Fighting the Army in Lebanon

Lebanon is a madhouse. In the last two days alone, over 40 people have lost their lives in clashes between Sunnis loyal to hardline Sheikh Ahmad al-Assir and the interdenominational Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF). This latest outburst of violence began on...
Oz Katerji
Popping the Marks

Paris Hilton in Mecca

Paris Hilton’s new store in Mecca is not “poisoning the holy city.” Mecca has been overrunning with assholes long before Islam. If you’re trying to find peace and avoid shitty people, don’t go there for hajj, just go on vacation or smoke blunt.
Michael Muhammad Knight