Inside the Dangerous Life of a Female 'Fixer' in Iraq
"My mom, when she’s asking me when will I get married... I tell her, ‘Find me someone as strong as me and I will marry them, I promise.’”
I Am Banned from Visiting All Nunavut Prisons After Reporting on Alleged Abuses
I've been collecting first-hand accounts from one of Canada’s most violent, dilapidated, and overcrowded northern jails for four years.
I Was Injecting Heroin in the Bogs While Working at One of the UK's Biggest Papers
Joel Lewin worked at one of the world's most prestigious financial newspapers. But while he was writing about Tesco's shares he was also shoplifting there to feed a heroin addiction.
This Is a Dark Day for Press Freedom
Our editorial response to today’s Supreme Court of Canada ruling.
The Writers, Editors and Producers of VICE
I'm Not Hiring You Because You Don't Really Want the Job
Eagerness to get hired isn’t the same thing as enthusiasm for doing the work.
Stop Telling Black Writers to Stop Writing About Race
A recent series of comments forced me to confront the issues of writing like everyone else as an other.
The Secrets You Learn Working at Celebrity Gossip Magazines
Some of which were gleaned from the various dates I had to go on with washed-up Z-listers.
Mexico Is the Deadliest Country for Journalists, but That’s Not Stopping These Students
Whether by drug cartels or corrupt politicians, journalists in Mexico are regularly threatened or killed for doing their job. Five students tell us why they’ve still chosen to study journalism and why they won’t stop fighting for freedom of the press.
Instagram's Boundary-Pushing Documentary Photographers
We found six shooters who are making groundbreaking work in the genre.
The 'NME' Wasn't a Monolith
It had a reputation for endless Gallagher covers and creating "landfill indie". But that's only half the story, as former NME rebels remember how they snuck Aaliyah, So Solid Crew and the Cheeky Girls into the magazine.
My Time Reporting from the Most Dangerous City in the World
Spanish-born reporter Alberto Arce has a job known locally as "red journalism", after all the blood.
Views My Own
Canada Should Support Journalism, Not Newspaper Owners
Notes on a newspaper bailout.