Austria

Celebrity

The Vengabus Is Coming, and It's Back to... Fight Political Corruption?

The late 90s Eurodance group Vengaboys has become an unexpected mascot for Austria's left, and we have some questions.
Alex Zaragoza
6.4.19
tech-science

Ravens Spread Negative Emotions to Their Friends, Study Finds

“Our findings thus suggest negative emotional contagion in ravens, and in turn advance our understanding of the evolution of empathy.”
Becky Ferreira
5.21.19
White Nationalism

The Idaho GOP is helping an alt-right YouTube star marry her Austrian white nationalist boyfriend

Martin Sellner says he lost his travel privileges after being investigated for his ties to the mosque mass shooter in Christchurch.
Tess Owen
5.1.19
Culture

These Playful Watercolour Paintings Update the Kama Sutra for 2018

“I found it only natural to include some homosexual and queer couples in my book—because, well, it’s 2018! I wanted my book to be colourful in every sense."
Beckett Mufson
8.28.18
Germany

Merkel just got railroaded by German hardliners into opening border camps for migrants

“These measures are only a sticking plaster on what looks set to remain a major and long-term crisis for Europe.”
Tim Hume
7.3.18
extremism

Austria’s far-right frat boys have made it into government. There's reason to be freaked out.

The controversy has shone a light on a movement that analysts say acts as the intellectual core of the Freedom Party, and a gateway for right-wing extremists into national politics.
Tim Hume
3.13.18
olympics

Austrian Snowboarder Markus Schairer Breaks Neck, Still Finishes Race

Schairer took a vicious fall, landing directly on his back and sustained a break to his fifth cervical vertebra.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.15.18
Austria

“Step on the gas": Far-right Austrian frat to be shut down for Nazi songs

The fraternity is linked to a lawmaker from the government’s coalition partner
Tim Hume
1.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Thousands of Orange, Trump-Shaped Ecstasy Pills Seized in Germany

​It's not the first time the president's mug has popped up on a batch of illicit drugs.
Drew Schwartz
8.22.17
migration crisis

The EU just forced Austria to rethink its anti-migrant plan

Tim Hume
7.5.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump commission wants to publish voter details, Iraqi troops recapture ISIS stronghold in Mosul, House passes two anti-immigration bills, and more.
VICE Staff
6.30.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Comey asked for more cash to probe Russia-Trump ties before firing, Michael Flynn subpoenaed by Senate, DHS set to ban laptops on flights from Europe, and more.
VICE Staff
5.11.17
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