controversy

tv

NBC Is No Hero for Firing Megyn Kelly

It might have been bad ratings, not the blackface controversy, that got her kicked off the network.
Taylor Hosking
10.29.18
Film

The Lasting Legacy of Hollywood’s Recent Casting Controversies

For years the industry has been accused of whitewashing roles in its films. Here’s a timeline of the recent offenders.
Connor Garel
8.14.18
politics

The Liberals’ Middle Class Mask Has Slipped With Bill Morneau’s French Villa Controversy

I can’t believe these millionaires don’t have my best interests at heart!
Drew Brown
10.17.17
Culture

Seal Meat Controversy a Reminder That Food Is Used Against Indigenous People

How ironic that the people who can actually lay claim to the title of Canadian cuisine, are being told to keep it to themselves.
Samira Mohyeddin
10.16.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

GOP Lawmaker Said Confederate Statue Vandal Should Be 'Hung from a Tall Tree'

Leaders in the Missouri House of Representatives have called on the legislator to resign.
Drew Schwartz
9.1.17
Desus & Mero

Desus and Mero Revisit Conor McGregor's Controversial Statements

The VICELAND hosts discuss some of the MMA fighter's most problematic moments.
Sarah Bellman
6.21.17
thump news

T2 Confirms That DJ Khaled and Drake's New Song Samples "Heartbroken"

The UK producer said he was approached directly by Khaled's team three weeks ago.
Alexander Iadarola
6.6.17
Desus & Mero

Desus and Mero Discuss Bill Maher's Most Controversial Moments

The VICELAND hosts discussed the TV personality's polarizing past.
Sarah Bellman
6.6.17
Features

HARD Summer’s Video Director: “People Are Shaming Me Back to the Fart Jokes Where I Belong.”

Agata Alexander responds to criticism of her controversial trailer—and insists she wouldn't change a thing.
Rachel Kraus
5.5.17
YouTube

The Battle Between YouTube and the Mainstream Media

The revenue of internet stars is being affected by a massive clash of cultures – and it's only going to get more vicious.
Joe Bish
5.3.17
News

Toronto Clothing Brand Called “HOMELESS” Accused of Exploiting Poverty

The brand’s owners say the name is meant to be controversial, but that they both have lived experience being homeless.
Jake Kivanc
2.22.17
News

​Ottawa’s Public School Board Wants to Ban Teachers From Posting Beach Photos

The board describes "scantily clad" photos as being unacceptable, so we're assuming dick pics are out of the question.
Jake Kivanc
11.28.16
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