legislation

tech-power

Justin Trudeau Announces Plans to Fine Social Media Companies for Fake News

The prime minister said that if social media platforms don't address disinformation there “will be meaningful financial consequences.”
Mack Lamoureux
5.16.19
argentina

Argentina is one step closer to legalizing abortion

If it passes the Senate, the legislation would allow abortions in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy.
VICE News
6.14.18
gun control

I'm a Teen from Newtown Who's Fighting for Gun Control

Jenny Wadhwa was in sixth grade when a gunman attacked Sandy Hook Elementary and murdered 26 of her friends and neighbours.
Jenny Wadhwa
4.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

These Three Billboards Outside Marco Rubio's Office Demanded Gun Control

Activists paraded the billboards around Miami following the Parkland high school shooting that killed 17.
Drew Schwartz
2.20.18
Vice News Tonight

There are no states in the U.S. that ban child marriage

In half of US states, there is no legal minimum age for marriage.
VICE News
2.10.18
abortion access

Ontario makes it illegal to protest right outside of abortion clinics

"In my community a woman was spat on for just simply going to get health-care service... action was needed," Attorney General said.
Tamara Khandaker
10.26.17
column

Liberals focus on safeguarding elections from cyber attacks instead of electoral reform promises

No one wants to see the next federal election hacked by sinister foreign operatives. But what about all those other promised democratic fixes?
Kady O'Malley
9.20.17
immigration

Migrant Workers Are Nervous About BC Government’s Registry Plans

Will an incoming temporary foreign worker registry improve employment conditions, or push migrants out of the country?
Jamie Maxwell
8.31.17
Vice News Tonight

Putin made domestic abuse legal in Russia. We met the victims.

Isobel Yeung
7.20.17
Vice News Tonight

Meet Mueller's all-star legal team that could take down Trump

VICE News
7.18.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Vermont Just Moved One Step Closer to Legalizing Weed

The House approved a bill on Wednesday that could make the state the first to legalize pot without voter initiative.
Lauren Messman
5.10.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alabama Is Letting a Church Form Its Own Police Force

The state senate approved a bill on Tuesday that leads to important questions, like: What happens if and when a church police officer breaks the law?
Eve Peyser
4.11.17
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