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News

Toronto Pride Defiant Despite Risk of Anti-Gay and Far-Right Protest

Following recent incidents in Detroit and Hamilton, organizers and police are stepping up security.
Hilary Beaumont
Mack Lamoureux
6.21.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

Hamilton Promises Investigation Into Employment of Former Neo-Nazi Leader

The city council discussed their employment of Marc Lemire, former head of the Heritage Front, after VICE revealed he was working in their IT department.
Mack Lamoureux
5.9.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

Former Neo-Nazi Leader Has Been on City of Hamilton’s Payroll for Years

Former Heritage Front leader Marc Lemire has been working in the IT department of Canada’s tenth largest city. Former city councillor Matthew Green, who is black, feels he was put in danger by Lemire’s employment.
Mack Lamoureux
5.8.19
News

‘Targeted’ Hit Kills Hamilton Mobster’s Son

CeCe Luppino, whose family is connected to the Buffalo mafia, was found “obviously deceased” on Wednesday.
Mack Lamoureux
2.1.19
tv

Fallon's 'Hamilton' Episode Showed Late-Night TV Can Still Be Powerful

Filmed on location in Puerto Rico and featuring a heavy dose of Lin-Manuel Miranda, the special episode was layered and emotional.
Taylor Hosking
1.17.19
crime

Hamilton Man May Be Canada’s Highest Ranking American Mob Member Ever

Evidence paints, Domenico Violi, a respected Hamilton businessman, as the highest ranking Canadian ever in an American crime family.
Mack Lamoureux
12.4.18
Premieres

Ellis Hits the Self-Destruct Button On The Woeful “What a Mess”

In her first interview, the Hamilton, ON indie dream pop singer talks about moving away from Toronto and the serious pursuit of being a singer-songwriter.
Sarah MacDonald
9.6.18
cops

Watch Cops Painfully Lip-Sync to Prove They're Just Like Us

For the love of god please end this epidemic of lip-syncing cops.
Allison Tierney
8.29.18
Canada

The Man Who Built A Suit To Fight Bears Showed Us How We Should Live

Troy Hurtubise, the man behind Project Grizzly, has died. We should all live as he did—chasing our dreams and takin’ on bears.
Mack Lamoureux
6.26.18
Canadian Far Right Extremism

How a Single Blog Post Derailed a Nationalist March

A group of “patriots” were planning a march in Hamilton, a single blog helped turn it into a humiliating failure.
Mack Lamoureux
3.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Masked Group Called 'The Ungovernables' Caused $100K in Damages in Hamilton

Hamilton’s mayor described the march as “thuggery and criminal activity.”
Mack Lamoureux
3.5.18
Tattoos

Couple Offers to Cover Up Traumatizing Tattoos, Is Slammed With Requests

A Hamilton tattoo parlour just took on a whole lot of free work.
Mack Lamoureux
1.11.18
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