Sarah Berman

VICE Canada Senior Editor

sarah.berman@vice.com

Sarah is a senior editor and reporter based in Vancouver covering crime, drugs, cults, politics and culture. She's currently working on a book with Penguin Canada about a secretive self-help group accused of sex trafficking.

News

Nurses Are Working as Bouncers Outside Emergency Room Doors

Dispatches from a night shift at an Alberta ER, where nurses are tasked with telling visitors who can and can’t come inside.
Sarah Berman
5.8.20
police violence

Winnipeg Police Killed Three Indigenous People in 10 Days

The Indigenous Bar Association is calling for an inquiry after the recent shooting deaths of two men and a 16-year-old girl.
Sarah Berman
4.22.20
Politics

A Conservative MP Is Hyping Trump’s Unproven Coronavirus Drug

Marilyn Gladu, the party’s former health critic, called for the experimental drug hydroxychloroquine to help send Canadians back to work.
Sarah Berman
4.15.20
Health

Thousands of Immigrant Doctors Can't Fight Coronavirus in Canada

Physicians with experience in conflict and triage are struggling to get their international credentials recognized.
Sarah Berman
4.15.20
Photos

The Neighbours Going Out of Their Way to Provide Coronavirus Relief

Before Canada announced its multi-billion dollar aid package, Vancouverites started solving each other’s dilemmas on social media.
Sarah Berman
3.28.20
News

There’s Still No Deal in Wet’suwet’en But Pipeline Construction Is Ongoing

Nearly one month later, a proposed title deal is still not signed and pipeline opponents are calling for a shutdown, citing concern over the COVID-19 pandemic.
Sarah Berman
3.25.20
Drugs

Supervised Drug Use Will Move Online Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Some Vancouver harm reduction advocates are taking a DIY approach to B.C.’s intersecting health emergencies.
Sarah Berman
3.20.20
canadian politics

Prime Minister’s Wife Sophie Gregoire Trudeau Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Justin Trudeau is in self-isolation after his wife returned from the UK with flu-like symptoms.
Sarah Berman
3.12.20
News

Accused Cult Leader Threatened Ex Members After VICE Investigation

Former students of Twin Flames Universe received letters threatening to reveal "VERY uncomfortable” information if they didn't take back their claims.
Sarah Berman
3.11.20
News

Wet’suwet’en People to Decide on Proposed Deal With Canada

Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett called the arrangement a milestone in the history of Canada.
Sarah Berman
3.1.20
News

Justin Trudeau Says Rail Barricades 'Need to Come Down Now'

Canada's prime minister has called on Indigenous leaders including the Wet'suwet'en Nation to not stand in the way of reconciliation with Canada.
Sarah Berman
2.21.20
News

What You Need to Know About the Wet'suwet'en Crisis

Your guide to “rule of law,” “land defenders,” and the 1997 Supreme Court decision underpinning Canada’s biggest news story.
Sarah Berman
2.21.20
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