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Instructor Fired For Allegedly Demanding Sex, Lobster, and Moose Meat For Good Grades: Report

A female student said the Cape Breton University instructor made the demands when she sought extra help.
Manisha Krishnan
4 days ago
News

The RCMP’s Drone Usage Has Doubled Since 2015

However, Canada’s national police force is providing few details on what they are actually using the drones for, and that has privacy advocates concerned.
Bryan Carney
4 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Canadian Drivers Are Causing Accidents Because They’re Too Nice

Police in Prince Edward Island are warning their drivers to stop waving cars into opposing traffic because it’s the nice thing to do.
Mack Lamoureux
7.9.19
climate change

Glass Skyscrapers Have Turned Entire Cities Into Energy Vampires

Energy inefficient condos and office towers are the biggest source of greenhouse gas emissions, but hey, developers love them.
Anne Gaviola
7.9.19
News

Far-Right Activists Targeted a Vegan Cafe Assuming Antifa Were There

The owner of Cafe Frida tells VICE they were surprised they were targeted by the far-right because they don’t really take a stance politically.
Mack Lamoureux
7.8.19
politics

Ontario Tourism Minister Called Eugene Melnyk, Senators Owner, a 'Fucking Loser': Reports

The exchange took place at a Rolling Stones show because of course it did.
Mack Lamoureux
7.5.19
Canada

The Future of Canadian Policing Is Turning Teachers Into Cops

Police in Canada’s capital are encouraging people to report ‘problematic behavior’ such as skipping school under a controversial policing model that’s been widely adopted across the country.
Nathan Munn
7.4.19
housing

Living in Glorified Dorm Rooms Is the Future of Big City Housing

Priced out of single-bedroom apartments, young people in Canada and the U.S. are turning towards communal co-living.
Anne Gaviola
7.3.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

How a Twitter Campaign Took Down an 'Ultra-Nationalistic' Music Festival

“It was basically going to be an all encompassing, ultra-nationalist patriot group hoedown.”
Mack Lamoureux
7.2.19
Drugs

Canadians Can Now Order Shrooms From This Dispensary

Longtime cannabis activist Dana Larsen wants psychedelic mushrooms to be the next decriminalized drug.
Manisha Krishnan
6.26.19
News

Toronto Pride Defiant Despite Risk of Anti-Gay and Far-Right Protest

Following recent incidents in Detroit and Hamilton, organizers and police are stepping up security.
Hilary Beaumont
Mack Lamoureux
6.21.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

In the End, a Quebec Far-Right Group’s Biggest Enemy Was Themselves

The crumbling of La Meute shows many far-right groups biggest enemy isn’t Antifa or the Liberal government, but their own infighting.
Mack Lamoureux
6.20.19
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