Aaron Maté VICE

Infected

Infected, Part 1: The Pandemic Ticking Time Bomb

The Spanish Flu Pandemic infected a third of the world's population and wiped out 50 million people. We spoke to medical experts who think we're overdue for a repeat.
VICE Staff
1.21.16
Islam

We Spoke to a Former Toronto Jihadist About How Young People Are Radicalized

Mubin Shaikh went from being an Islamic extremist to being a government agent.
Aaron Mate
12.10.15
News

How First Nations’ Techniques Could Help BC Deal with Harsher Forest Fires

However, with a ban on controlled burns and only a volunteer fire department, dealing with BC's increasingly brutal fire season is tougher than ever for the Lil'wat Nation.
Aaron Mate
10.2.15
News

Instead of Freedom, Canadian Mohamed Fahmy Faces a Retrial in Egypt

The family of Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy says Stephen Harper "failed us miserably" as Fahmy's imprisonment in Egypt drags on.
Aaron Mate
2.9.15
column

Canada's Government Is Getting Cozy with Egypt's Increasingly Repressive Regime

Ottawa has stepped up its support for the Egyptian military regime by openly endorsing a crackdown on political opponents and increasing security ties to the forces carrying it out.
Aaron Mate
1.29.15
News

The Canadian Government Won't Help Journalist Mohamed Fahmy Get Out of Egyptian Jail

A Canadian journalist imprisoned in Egypt has called out Prime Minister Harper after a visit by Foreign Minister John Baird failed to end his more than year-long nightmare.
Aaron Mate
1.16.15
News

Canada's Role in the CIA Torture Program Shouldn't Be Ignored

Canada doesn't torture. But little-known policies and our own recent past mean the US isn't the only one with something to account for.
Aaron Mate
12.19.14