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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.
Thomas Rohner
2.12.19
Photos

What Canada’s Military Looks Like at the Arctic Front

Acclaimed photographer Philip Cheung’s new series looks at what Canadian soldiers are doing post-Afghanistan.
Philip Cheung
1.10.19
Photos

Sun Drenched Polaroids From a Summer in the Arctic

An eye-opening trip through the Northwest Passage.
Sarah Berman
9.28.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alcohol Prohibition Is Ending in Canada’s Most Northern Capital City

A new alcohol store is opening in Iqaluit, Nunavut after years of prohibition.
Allison Tierney
9.6.17
weed legalization

Here’s How the Provinces Are Preparing for Weed Legalization

Justin Trudeau is leaving a lot of the hard work of legal weed to the provinces. So we asked what they will do.
Manisha Krishnan
5.19.17
First Nations

The Women Trying to Make Periods More Affordable in Northern Indigenous Communities

Tampons can cost more than twice as much Canada’s far north.
Geraldine Malone
2.28.17
Stuff

One Day in a Northwest Territories Court Tells You Everything You Need to Know About a Broken System

We spent an entire day in Yellowknife's Courtroom 2, where facing charges for alcohol-fueled violence and stealing $300 worth of meat are the least of the problems.
Cody Punter
2.3.16
News

Thunder Bay Takes Regina’s Title of Canada’s Murder Capital

While Canada's murder rate is at a five-decade low, a Stats Can report says Aboriginal people are six times more likely to be murdered than the rest of the population.
Jake Kivanc
11.26.15
The Prison Issue

Inside Canada's Arctic Prison

Yellowknife photographer Pat Kane recently had the rare opportunity to visit the North Slave Correctional Centre in the Northwest Territories. Here's what he saw.
Patrick Kane
10.13.15
News

These Nunavut Teenage Artists Finished a Massive Toronto Mural

Despite some tough statistics, their home of Cape Dorset, Nunavut is known as the Inuit Art Capital of the World.
Zoe McKnight
7.22.15
News

Nunavut Teens’ Dream Mural Project in Toronto Saved at the 11th Hour

"These kids deserve to be front and centre and not tucked away with their artwork and their story out of sight and out of mind to Torontonians and Canada like they have been until now."
Zoe McKnight
6.26.15
Photo

This Nunavut Photographer Takes Stunning Photographs of Arctic Life

Clyde River is in the middle of a legal battle over seismic testing in Baffin Bay. These photos will help you understand why it's such a big deal.
Photos by Niore Iqalukjuak, Words by Niore Iqualukju
5.4.15
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