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climate change

Catastrophic Temperature Rise In the Arctic Is 'Locked In,' UN Report Says

“What happens in the Arctic does not stay in the Arctic.”
Sarah Emerson
3.14.19
Yemen

A Ceasefire has Stopped Fighting in Yemen's Hodeidah

“The problem is that the forces have yet to disengage, and when they're close up to each other they are liable to respond to anything they see as a provocation.”
David Gilbert
12.18.18
Australia Today

Tiny Norfolk Island Is Fighting Australia's 'Recolonisation' at the UN

In 2015, Australia took control of the island, which lies about halfway between the mainland and New Zealand.
VICE Staff
3.14.18
climate change

Surprise! Australia is Failing Its Terrible Climate Change Targets

We're bunking on our Paris Climate Summit promises and embarrassing ourselves in front of the UN.
Wendy Syfret
11.1.17
Drugs

We Australians Love Our Terrible Expensive Cocaine

Our coke is pricey baking powder, but that doesn’t stop us snorting more than most of the world.
Wendy Syfret
10.23.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Great Nation Now Sits on the UN Human Rights Council

Despite some...lingering issues, Australia was elected overnight.
Katherine Gillespie
10.16.17
Environmentalism

The World's Artists Pay Tribute to the Sea for Ocean Week

Activist artists and scientists gathered to educate, learn, and protest during the UN’s first Ocean Conference in NYC.
Francesca Capossela
6.13.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Somehow Blamed a Syrian Gas Attack on Obama

After a tragedy got the world's attention, the administration released a strange statement.
Drew Schwartz
4.4.17
Art

At COP22, Young Photographers Give a Face to Climate Change

COP22's International Youth Photo Competition reminds legislatures that climate change is everyone’s problem, encouraging comprehensive and inclusive action.
Eleanor Lambert
11.25.16
News

Americans Told the World That Trump Won't Stop Progress on Climate Change

Even if the president doesn't believe in science, he can't stop progress altogether—or so attendees of the COP22 conference hope.
Mike Pearl
11.22.16
News

Australia's Effort to Dodge Climate Change Is Officially Embarrassing

Our talk-big/do-nothing approach just got ranked the fifth worst in the world.
Katherine Gillespie
11.17.16
News

How David Cameron Fucked Up Libya and Got Away With It

David Cameron's just an ordinary guy now, accountable to nobody.
Sam Kriss
9.16.16
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