The VICE Guide to Right Now
South Korea Is Lifting Its 66-Year-Old Ban on Abortions
In a landmark ruling, a South Korean court has ordered lawmakers to revise the ban by the end of 2020.
We Asked Vegans If They Should Be Given the Same Protections as Religious People
A tribunal next March will decide whether veganism is a philosophical or religious belief, but what do you lot think?
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Canada Is Not Safe from Donald Trump’s Attacks on Transgender Human Rights
There is reason to be concerned Canada’s conservatives could look to the south to find a convenient social issue to run on.
Mass Killings Won't Change America's Relationship with Israel
Dozens of civilians are dead and thousands more injured in the latest outburst of insane violence in Gaza. Yet the US debate seems frozen.
This Person Just Received Ontario's First Non-Binary Birth Certificate
"This matters: We deserve to be treated with respect and to be valued by society."
Meet the Lawyers Trying to Prosecute Aung San Suu Kyi For War Crimes
As Myanmar's state counsellor, the lawyers allege she's directly responsible for more than one million Rohingya people fleeing the country.
RCMP Officer Alleges Corruption and ‘Systemic Harassment’ in Discrimination Lawsuit
The civil suit alleges the veteran officer was harassed and surveilled after he attempted to blow the whistle on misconduct.
The Woman Going After Big Energy for the Typhoon That Killed Her Family
Can polluters be held legally responsible for the damage wrought by climate change? We may find out soon.
How Trump Can (and Probably Will) Botch the Iran Situation
The president has been more vocal in support of the latest round of protests than Obama was. But his travel ban and threat of sanctions mean trouble for activists.
Human Rights Commission Will Investigate Racial Profiling by Toronto Police
The Ontario commission wants to find out which police interactions most commonly involve discrimination.
How I Felt After a 46-Day Hunger Strike
Lateef Johar Baloch ate nothing for a month-and-a-half to protest enforced disappearances and extrajudicial killings.
Like Trump, Trudeau Hasn’t Publicly Criticized Philippine Drug War Deaths
After two days in Manila, Trudeau has remained mum on the country’s thousands of killings.