Border

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Smuggler’s Inn Owner Charged With, Uh, Smuggling

The owner and manager of a bed and breakfast on the Canadian-American border is facing charges relating to smuggling people into Canada.
Mack Lamoureux
4.10.19
immigration

I Was Pulled Off a Bus and Humiliated by US Border Patrol

The author of a viral Twitter thread talks about how his run-in with aggressive law enforcement officers who he says called him an 'illegal.'
Justin Caffier
1.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Gamblers Made $270,000 Betting That Trump Would Lie a Bunch in His Address

"We knew we were in trouble early with this one," a bookmaker said.
River Donaghey
1.9.19
immigration

Here's What Would Happen if Trump Declared a National Emergency to Build a Wall

It would set off a legal battle and lead to the executive branch clawing away even more power from Congress. But Trump might get away with it.
Harry Cheadle
1.9.19
Weed

Canada’s New Weed Minister Is a Cop

Bill Blair, former Toronto police chief, is now officially in charge of cannabis legalization.
Manisha Krishnan
12.5.18
Culture

The Border Crisis Is Wreaking Havoc on the Lives of Cross-Border Students

Students who live in Tijuana and go to school in California have to navigate the migrant caravan and a heavy military presence at the San Ysidro border every day.
Alex Zaragoza
11.29.18
Weed

Signs Are Going Up Reminding You Not to Bring Your Weed into the United States

In case you forgot, your cannabis could get you banned for life.
Sierra Bein
9.21.18
politics

Conservatives Pull ‘Racist’ Attack Ad Featuring Black Man Crossing Into Canada

The dog whistles are getting easier and easier to hear these days.
Mack Lamoureux
7.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Protesters Chased Mitch McConnell from a Restaurant Chanting 'Turtle Head'

The group shouted at the Senate Majority Leader about the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy.
Drew Schwartz
7.9.18
News

American Heroes Canoe 60 Kilometres to Escape to Canada

We spoke to Ariel Travis, who paddled his way across Lake Erie for fun.
Allison Tierney
7.6.18
Weed

How Legalizing Weed Could Keep Canadians Out of America

Here’s how to make sure you’re not banned from the US over past pot use.
Allison Tierney
6.26.18
latin-x

The Latinx Drag Queens Spearheading HIV Activism on the Border

We went to a Texas border town battling a major HIV epidemic to meet the activists working to educate people about the virus.
VICE Staff
6.22.18
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