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Border

The political implications of reviving Canada’s border reality show

Border Security: Canada's Front Line was cancelled for infringing on the privacy rights of a migrant crossing the border.
Tamara Khandaker
1.4.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Your Grandma Might Be a Drug Mule, Government Warns

Senior citizens are being targeted by traffickers to smuggle drugs into the country, a new report says.
Manisha Krishnan
11.19.18
privacy

This new guide shows you how to protect your smartphone at the U.S.-Canada border

“The government should not be looking at any of this information without justification, [or] a good reason to invade our privacy."
Hillary Windsor
8.1.18
migrants

Canada is using ancestry DNA websites to help it deport people

Canada's border agency has used ancestry.com and familytreedna.com to establish nationalities of migrants — even contacting users.
Tamara Khandaker
7.26.18
JUSTICE

The Canadian government won't pursue deportation of Abdoul Abdi

The former child refugee was a ward of the Nova Scotia government since childhood.
Osobe Waberi
7.16.18
porn

How Canadian Customs Decides Which Porn is Too Hardcore

Yes, the government is watching porn.
Justin Rohrlich
5.30.18
Border

More students will be granting you admission to Canada this summer

The government is hiring more students to replace border guards who have been reassigned to handle influx of migrants
Tamara Khandaker
5.18.18
Irregular migration

Border officers are worried about another big influx of asylum seekers in Quebec

Thousands of people set to lose temporary protected status in the U.S. could head to Canada to avoid being deported to their home countries.
Tamara Khandaker
4.17.18
refugees

Canadian officials won't meet their deportation targets as asylum claims rise

The Canada Border Services Agency set to miss its target of deporting 80 percent of failed asylum seekers within one year, data obtained by VICE News shows
Tamara Khandaker
10.27.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Americans Tourists Keep Trying to Sneak Their Guns Into Canada

Annual reminder that we have different gun laws.
Manisha Krishnan
8.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Two Canadian Border Guards Arrested in Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

Police allege that the guards were involved in importing 30 kilos of coke to Toronto’s main airport.
Allison Tierney
4.28.17
Border Control

The number of Americans refused entry into Canada has skyrocketed

As Canadians avoid the U.S. over fears of being rejected at the border, new figures suggest it’s Americans who might be more likely to get denied entry by Canada
Rachel Browne
3.29.17
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