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crime

What It’s Like to Be Surveilled and Sued by NXIVM

Cult deprogrammer Rick Alan Ross testified at the sex trafficking trial against the self-help company’s founder Keith Raniere Wednesday.
Sarah Berman
6.13.19
News

Keith Raniere’s ‘Sex Cult’ Was Powered by Gaslighting, Experts and Witnesses Testify

The NXIVM founder’s disturbing private messages shown in court are full of lies, distortions and threats, according to prosecutors.
Sarah Berman
6.11.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Jordan Peele Finally Explained the Bonkers Twist at the End of 'Us'

"This movie’s about: Maybe the monster is you."
River Donaghey
4.2.19
Film

'Us' Is a Complex Metaphor for Black Mental Health

Jordan Peele's horror noire hit reflects what's beneath the surface of the black experience.
Aaron Barksdale
3.28.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Jordan Peele Says He'll Never Have a 'White Dude' Star in His Movies

"I've seen that movie."
River Donaghey
3.27.19
Film

Jordan Peele’s 'Us' Is Not-so-Secretly About Class

Peele has managed to map an enemy that exists in all of “us.”
Noel Ransome
3.25.19
Film

Jordan Peele Made a Playlist of His Favourite Music Moments in Film

The new king of suspense is also making a play for best music curator.
Taylor Hosking
3.18.19
ISIS

Captured Canadian ISIS fighter could be the voice in propaganda videos

A man, identified as Mohammed Abdullah Mohammed, was captured by the Syrian Democratic Forces.
Tamara Khandaker
1.17.19
Canada-China

Canada warns citizens traveling to China of "arbitrary" enforcement of law

China fires back with its own travel advisory that accuses Canada of the "arbitrary detention" of Chinese nationals.
Tamara Khandaker
1.15.19
politics

How the U.S. government shutdown could impact Canadians

Trade experts says some small businesses can’t survive a prolonged shutdown. And expect travel delays.
Anne Gaviola
1.8.19
Sticky

Cross-Border Dispatches on the State of Cannabis Legalization

Massive profits and empty shelves followed legalization in Canada, while some US states are seeing a “bloodbath of prices” thanks to an oversupply of weed.
Manisha Krishnan
Randy Robinson
11.21.18
Cannabis

Weed seizures at this U.S.-Canada border spiked by 140% around legalization

The weed is coming from Canada and being confiscated by border officials with the Buffalo field office.
Rachel Browne
11.21.18
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