cholera

Yemen

Congress opts to keep supporting brutal war in Yemen, but activists say “tide is turning”

Congressional leaders sought to use the Saudi Crown Prince’s much-touted visit to press the White House and its powerful ally in the Middle East to end the brutal war in Yemen.
Alexa Liautaud
Dan Ming
3.21.18
Yemen

Yemen's “forgotten war” is a catastrophe that's getting worse

Alexa Liautaud
6.8.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Schumer threatens to block FBI appointment, ransomware attack gaining steam, federal appeals court to hear Trump travel ban case, and more.
VICE Staff
5.15.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

White House wants women to register for draft, Trump picks James "Mad Dog" Mattis as defense secretary, French president François Hollande will not run for second term, and more.
VICE Staff
12.2.16
Photo

Photographer Mustafah Abdulaziz Travelled the World Looking for Water

To mark the UN's World Water Day I caught up with the photographer to talk about how different cultures perceive water, its exploitation, and the challenges to preserve our planet's most vital resource.
Mustafah Abdulaziz, Words: Grey Hutton
3.22.16
tech

Bill Gates Wants You to Drink Turd Water

Bill Gates is funding the Omniprocessor, a machine that will hopefully help fight the global sanitation crisis.
Joel Golby
1.7.15
Correspondent Confidential

Uncovering a Mysterious Cholera Outbreak in Haiti

After the devastating 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti in January 2010, reporter Sebastian Walker arrived in Port-au-Prince to cover the aftermath. In the midst of the chaos, a mystery disease began to spread rapidly across the country.
Sebastian Walker
9.3.14
News

What We Shouldn't Be Doing in the Wake of Typhoon Yolanda

As a foreign correspondent, I have paid witness to many natural disasters and have seen first responders expect situations to unfold according to a set pattern. In the Philippines, a familiar pattern is playing out in the headlines, and these...
Jonathan M Katz, Photos: George Calvelo
11.16.13
News

No One Really Knows What the Canadian Military Is Doing in Haiti

Are they genuinely trying to keep the peace or do they just want more gold?
Ben Makuch
7.8.13
News

Haiti Has the UN to Thank for Their Cholera Epidemic

But the UN have rid themselves of any responsibility, which is pretty cool, right?
Ben Makuch
3.28.13