civil war

tech-science

Civil War-Era Plant Medicines Could Help Fight Drug-Resistant Bacteria, Study Finds

Plant medicines from the Civil War likely saved lives at the time and could help fight stubborn bacteria today, scientists say.
Rob Dozier
5.23.19
Late Capitalism

How a Real Class War, Like with Guns, Could Actually Happen

Democrats seem increasingly comfortable with "incivility," while Republicans are more shameless than ever about helping the rich. Where is this going?
Mike Pearl
11.26.18
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
Views My Own

Why Trudeau Should Stop the Deportation of Abdoul Kadir Abdi

Abdi’s story is a Canadian one, shaped by compounding government failures.
Melayna Williams
1.12.18
Syria's war

Syria between ruin and reconstruction

A Canadian photojournalist captures scenes from Syria's second-largest city before reconstruction gets underway
Jules Gauthier
11.8.17
post-Charlottesville

Confederate statues have had a rough 24 hours

Here’s what’s been unfolding around monuments in the last 24 hours alone.
Tess Owen
8.22.17
Monuments Men

Trump is so sad we're tearing down “beautiful” Confederate statues

Alex Thompson
8.17.17
PROTESTS

North Carolina protesters topple Confederate monument

Milena Mikael-Debass
Carter Sherman
8.14.17
Desus & Mero

Desus and Mero Sound Off on HBO's Upcoming Show About Slavery

The VICELAND hosts and most of Twitter were up in arms about 'Confederate,' an alt-history series being developed by the 'Game of Thrones' creators.
Sarah Bellman
7.21.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Protestors Brought Torches to Rally Against the Sale of a Confederate Statue

Alt-right poster boy Richard Spencer was reportedly among the group in Virginia protesting the sale of a Robert E. Lee statue.
Lauren Messman
5.15.17
SOUTH SUDAN

More than a million children have been forced to flee South Sudan since 2013

Morgan Conley
5.8.17
Central African Republic

How Kony's army could return with a vengeance

Philip Kleinfeld
5.2.17
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