Refugee

Syria

We Caught Up with the Syrian Refugee Who Spent Seven Months Trapped in an Airport

Hassan Al-Kontar was granted asylum in Canada, but says he still feels like the loneliest man in the world.
Nyima Pratten
3.13.19
bdsm

The Syrian Refugee Who Found His Sexuality in Berlin

For most of his adult life, Bahri has wanted to be a sex slave. But he was only able to live out his fetish after his family fled Syria and moved to Berlin.
Yannah Alfering
8.28.18
news & politics

Starting Over: Delhi's Rohingya Refugees Struggle to Rebuild Their Homes

A week after a major fire, VICE visited the refugee camp where the community is rebuilding.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
4.26.18
Australia Today

Meet the Lawyers Trying to Prosecute Aung San Suu Kyi For War Crimes

As Myanmar's state counsellor, the lawyers allege she's directly responsible for more than one million Rohingya people fleeing the country.
Liam Armstrong
3.19.18
Books

What I Learned Treating Newly Arrived Refugees for Ten Years

Vancouver’s Bridge Refugee Clinic, which has welcomed 50,000 refugees since it opened, is slated to close next month.
Dr. Martina Scholtens
10.19.17
movies

'Men in Black' Remains a Strong Case for Compassionate Immigration Policy

Twenty years after its premiere, the sci-fi comedy is worth another look in today's anti-immigrant political climate.
Justin Caffier
6.29.17
immigration

Two Vets Honor the Dead and Save Lives at the Mexican Border

They install water stations and grave markers for the people who try to enter the US illegally via the treacherous Sonoran Desert.
Avery White
Joseph L. Boswell
5.29.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Cops involved in Alton Sterling's death duck federal charges, dozens killed in ISIS attack on Syrian refugee camp, ​NSA collected millions of phone records last year, and more.
VICE Staff
5.3.17
Photos

Meet the Syrians Who've Taken Refuge in Clarkston, Georgia

Situated on the outskirts of Atlanta, Clarkston is one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the US and has served as a landing pad for refugees since the Vietnam War.
Avery L. White
1.19.17
refugee crisis

Compassion Fatigue: Inside the Refugee Camp We've Already Forgotten

The summer volunteers have gone and the world’s attention has moved onto Trump and Brexit. But in the Katsikas refugee camp, temperatures have hit below zero, and people have little hope for a permanent home.
Joe Banks
12.22.16
News

The UK Needs More Than English Lessons to Help Refugees Integrate

Last week's major government report on social integration focused on Muslims, but there are factors keeping asylum seekers separate from the average Brit too.
Hugh Cunningham
12.15.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

American Private Immigration Detention Centers Aren't Going Anywhere

The Department of Homeland Security is expected to report that it will continue its widespread use of the private facilities, despite their high cost to run and human rights concerns.
Lauren Messman
12.1.16
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