Manitoba

crime

Northern BC Murder Suspects Recorded a Video Before Suicide: Report

A cellphone video reportedly shows Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky saying goodbye and detailing wishes for their remains.
Mack Lamoureux
8.20.19
crime

BC Murder Suspects Were Pulled Over and Released Just Before Manhunt Began

Just before the teenage murder suspects' burnt-out Rav 4 was found in northern Manitoba, the two were pulled over after they blew through a traffic stop.
Mack Lamoureux
7.30.19
Canada

Police Converge on Small Town After BC Murder Suspects Believed Spotted in Dump

A massive manhunt for two teenagers accused of killing three people has now moved to York Landing, Manitoba.
Mack Lamoureux
7.29.19
News

The Winnipeg Women Ridesharing to Keep Each Other Safe

Non-profit, donation-run Ikwe Safe Rides is an alternative to taxis powered by Indigenous women.
Malak Abas
2.1.19
child welfare

Family of newborn seized in a Winnipeg hospital hopes to be reunited with the baby

A live video of the government apprehension of the infant sparked outrage toward the practice that disproportionately targets Indigenous children
Rachel Browne
1.15.19
VICE Canada Reports

How Indigenous Youth Are Healing Together

Indigenous filmmakers from the Nu Media Program partnered with VICE Canada to document the importance of how an Indigenous sharing circle helps address the epidemic of racism, violence, and intolerance.
VICE Staff
12.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Most Dangerous Places in Canada Are in the West

Alberta towns claimed seven of the top ten fastest-rising crime stats, according to Maclean’s annual rankings.
Mack Lamoureux
11.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Fined Thousands For Giving Weed to a 13-Year-Old

Just because weed is legal doesn’t mean there aren’t laws around it.
Mack Lamoureux
10.29.18
Weed

Manitoba Just Released Weed PSAs And They Are So Corny

Legalization is just embarrassing now.
Manisha Krishnan
10.2.18
University

All the Canadian School Programs You Can Take Instead of Business

From making cabinets to just reading books that are good, you can pay for it all because capitalism.
Sierra Bein
9.25.18
Criminal Justice

Solitary Confinement Kills Indigenous Men Like Me

We're isolated more than non-Indigenous prisoners, and it’s adding to a history of trauma.
Ryan Beardy
8.9.18
Views My Own

Why Basic Income Is a Mental Health Issue

Canadian researcher Dr. Evelyn Forget says guaranteed income “works as an antidepressant.”
Johann Hari
5.30.18
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