Oil

The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Oil Industry Spent Millions to Kill an Anti-Pollution Measure

BP America, Chevron USA, and the Koch brothers were among those who spent $31 billion to defeat the ballot initiative.
VICE Staff
11.13.18
politics

Buying the Trans-Mountain Pipeline Seems Like a Bad Idea

With a $4.5-billion purchase, Justin Trudeau is an oil man now.
Drew Brown
5.29.18
climate change

Big Oil’s Business Model Could Be on the Verge of Failing

What happens when demand for oil peaks and starts to fall?
Geoff Dembicki
3.28.18
VICELAND

We Met the Oklahoma Tribe Fighting to Stop Big Oil from Polluting Its Land

Jamali Maddix explores how a Native American tribe is battling environmental racism on 'HATE THY NEIGHBOR.'
VICE Staff
3.20.18
environment

RCMP Arrested Nearly 30 Kinder Morgan Demonstrators this Weekend

Self-styled land and water defenders zip-tied themselves to a fence on Saturday, and were promptly removed by police.
Jackson Weaver
3.19.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

#MeToo dominates the Golden Globes, Kushner company took $30 million from Israeli investor, flooding wreaks havoc at JFK airport, and more.
VICE Staff
1.8.18
environment

BC Fracking May Be Exposing Pregnant Women to a Carcinogen, Study Says

Urine tests suggest higher than normal levels of a benzene near shale gas fields.
Sarah Berman
11.21.17
housing

In BC’s Economy, Real Estate Is Now Bigger Than Oil in Alberta

It says more about Alberta than BC, and it's young people who are taking the hit.
Sarah Berman
11.16.17
Economy

Here’s How Canada’s Oil Sands Could Collapse by 2030

Alberta's bitumen may be obsolete much sooner than you think.
Geoff Dembicki
8.14.17
protest

What Anti-Pipeline Activists Have Learned from Standing Rock

The South Dakota protest didn't stop the Dakota Access Pipeline, but it energized a movement.
Cole Kazdin
8.1.17
View My Own

Blame Oil's Decline for the Middle East's Latest Conflict

The confrontation between Qatar and Saudi Arabia comes down to the competition between oil and natural gas.
Ryan Riegg
7.31.17
true crime

After Finding Oil, These Native Americans Were Murdered

The Osage people became famously rich with oil money in the 1920s. Then they started turning up dead.
Seth Ferranti
4.18.17
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