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Police Are Killing with Impunity Inside Rio’s Favelas

Rio’s police have already killed more than 1,000 people this year.
Ben Ferguson
Juanita Ceballos
9.20.19
Sri Lanka

We Met the Leader of the Group Blamed for the Sri Lanka Easter Bombings

Until Easter Sunday, NTJ was just one of many peripheral hard-line religious groups in Sri Lanka.
Ben Ferguson
Stacey Naggiar
5.8.19
Donald Trump

Far-right extremists are loving Trump's comments about Europe losing its "culture"

“I think it changed the fabric of Europe and, unless you act very quickly, it’s never going to be what it was."
Tim Hume
Ben Ferguson
7.13.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Italy’s far-right anti-immigration agenda is raising hell in Europe too

Italy is closing its ports to migrants crossing the Mediterranean, but there's a lot of pushback from Italian government
Ben Ferguson
6.21.18
Vice News Tonight

Norway has a plan to decriminalize all drugs

Norway will become the second country in the world where the use and possession of anything from cocaine to heroin will not be a criminal offense.​
Ben Ferguson
1.31.18
Vice News Tonight

This town voted to leave the EU — now they want back in

Grimsby voted "leave" to revive its fishing industry — but now locals are seeking an exemption from Brexit.
Ben Ferguson
1.8.18
Vice News Tonight

The Netherlands is embracing anti-immigrant, anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders

Ben Ferguson
2.28.17
Football

Rehabilitation, Spies, and Goals at Uganda's Lone Maximum Security Prison

Uganda's only maximum security prison, Luzira, holds a sophisticated prison soccer tournament known not only for its top-notch talent, but the remarkable part it plays in the country's low recidivism rate.
Ben Ferguson
10.23.15