Natashya Gutierrez

drug war

When They Killed Our Men

The Philippine drug war has seen thousands of deaths at the hands of police. They leave behind countless women and children, whose collective trauma is far-reaching, and often overlooked.
Natashya Gutierrez
6.25.20
Philippines

In Latest Blow to Press Freedom in the Philippines, A Veteran Journalist Is Found Guilty of Libel

Maria Ressa is convicted of cyber libel charges, raising concerns of diminishing press freedoms and democratic rights in the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte.
Natashya Gutierrez
6.15.20
Philippines

Gov’t Critics in the Philippines May Soon Be Charged As Terrorists

A new anti-terrorism bill only needs President Rodrigo Duterte's signature to be signed into law. Human rights activists say it is a repression tool to silence government critics and diminish freedoms.
Therese Reyes
Natashya Gutierrez
6.5.20
Coronavirus

Life With Coronavirus Is Our 'New Normal' for at Least a Year, Expert Warns

"Life is different now," says infectious diseases expert Dale Fisher. "There are changes that need to be sustained."
Natashya Gutierrez
3.20.20
Coronavirus

The Coronavirus Is Officially a Pandemic. What’s the Worst That Could Happen?

Numerous countries are now dealing with COVID-19. An expert says we may need to start learning how to live normally with this virus.
Koh Ewe
Natashya Gutierrez
3.13.20
Culture

What it’s Like to Write, Direct, and Shoot All Your Own Porn

We spoke to an "independent porn star" based in the Philippines. She told us how she got into this industry, how she makes money, and what friends and family think of her profession.
Therese Reyes
Natashya Gutierrez
11.26.19
Environmental Extremes

Editor's Note: Why It's Crucial to Look at Environmental Extremes

VICE is one of hundreds of newsrooms around the world joining the Covering Climate Now initiative.
Natashya Gutierrez
9.16.19
Views My Own

The Philippines Is Deploying 'Really Pretty' Female Officers to Distract Drivers from Traffic

Here’s why the sexism is not that surprising.
Natashya Gutierrez
9.16.19