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How to Handle a Japanese Sword

Jason Nip is an expert in ancient Japanese swordsmanship. We met him at the dojo to test his sword and learn about owning and maintaining a katana.
VICE Staff
2.6.19
Art

This Toy Assault Rifle for Toddlers Is a Twisted Take on Playtime

Start 'em young, folks!
Troy Farah
5.10.18
Artificial Intelligence

A South Korean university is building killer robots — and AI experts are not happy

"It is regrettable that a prestigious institution like KAIST looks to accelerate the arms race to develop such weapons.”
David Gilbert
4.5.18
diplomacy

Canada stalls on new weapons for Iraq’s Kurds, after they routed ISIS

A Canadian shipment of grenade launchers and sniper rifles is in limbo, as the U.S. continues for support fighters who played a key role battling ISIS
Corbett Hancey
2.16.18
Florida school shooting

Everything we know about Florida shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz

“My friends used to joke that he looked like a stereotypical school shooter, and unfortunately he ended up being that.”
Alexa Liautaud
David Gilbert
2.15.18
Culture

These Badass Women Forge Beautiful BDSM Weapons

Rozliubit co-founders Sasha Pharoah and Sua Yoo craft custom blades and armor that are beloved by Chicago's hip-hop royalty.
Ryan Filchak
2.15.18
Arms exports

Canada reviewing $233 million helicopter sale to Philippines amid drug war deaths

The Liberal government had approved the deal, but ordered a review following outcry about human rights violations
Tamara Khandaker
2.8.18
guns

Florida gun dealer has “zero apologies” for threatening antifa

“We offer zero apologies to anyone that is offended by this advertisement that depicts armed, but peaceful, patriotic Americans standing up against socialist, anarchist and communist rioters”
Tess Owen
1.11.18
#INTELLIGENCE

An alleged Russian spy secretly toured Canada with Trudeau and Ukraine’s PM

Stanislav Yezhov has been arrested and accused of treason for passing information to Russian intelligence.
VICE News
12.22.17
Nuclear Weapons

Nobody can stop Trump from launching nukes — and it's freaking senators out

Alexa Liautaud
11.14.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Reportedly Asked for More Nukes Because of a Powerpoint Graph

The president was apparently dismayed at the downward trend showing a drop in the stockpile since the late 1960s.
Drew Schwartz
10.11.17
Vice News Tonight

The fight over East Jerusalem is going underground

The Israeli Palestinian conflict is coming to a head underground in East Jerusalem
VICE News
8.24.17
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