crisis

Indigenous

First Nations in Canada still face chronic issues in getting safe drinking water

Our annual fact check on Trudeau’s promise to solve the crisis shows there’s been progress, but major problems remain.
Hilary Beaumont
10.11.18
politics

Conservatives Pull ‘Racist’ Attack Ad Featuring Black Man Crossing Into Canada

The dog whistles are getting easier and easier to hear these days.
Mack Lamoureux
7.18.18
Vice News Tonight

The Kremlin won't admit that Russia's HIV epidemic is getting worse

The incurable virus is jumping from intravenous drug users to the general population
Alex Campbell
2.26.18
Vice News Tonight

Jakarta is the world's fastest-sinking city

Jakarta is sinking and its people are making the problem worse
Angad Singh
Laurel Chor
2.16.18
Photos

Scenes From a Small Community Grappling With the Overdose Crisis

Photos from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, where an estimated five people overdose a day.
Allison Tierney
2.14.18
Drugs

‘Everybody’s Dying’: What It’s Like to Struggle With Addiction in 'The Soo'

We meet Kylie, 20, who almost died from an overdose last year in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.
Allison Tierney
2.13.18
Drugs

New Initiative Helps Dealers Protect Customers from Fentanyl-Laced Drugs

Harm reduction workers in Toronto are giving dealers tips on how to avoid contaminating their supply.
Allison Tierney
2.9.18
Drugs

How Ignorance Is Making the Overdose Crisis Worse

Only a quarter of Canadians know how to spot the signs of an overdose.
Allison Tierney
1.10.18
Drugs

Fake Prescription Pills Are a Threat to Our Generation

Lil Peep died from an accidental overdose believed to have been caused by fentanyl and Xanax.
Allison Tierney
12.20.17
water crisis

Canada hasn’t budgeted enough money to solve the First Nations water crisis

‘Even if the federal commitment is fulfilled, there may remain inadequate infrastructure’: Report
Hilary Beaumont
12.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Thousands of Holiday Flights Don't Have Pilots After a Glitch at American Airlines

Apparently the carrier's computer system allowed way too many crew members to take time off in December.
Drew Schwartz
11.29.17
Vice News Tonight

Charlottesville empowered Nazi supporters in Berlin

More than 500 neo-Nazis, inspired by Charlottesville, marched through Berlin in the largest fascist rally the city has seen in more than a decade.
Hind Hassan
Harriet Dedman
8.28.17
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