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Satellite Images Show Chinese Armoured Vehicles Gathering Near Hong Kong

The photos have contributed to fears that Beijing might forcefully intervene upon Hong Kong's ongoing protests.
Gavin Butler
4 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Luxury Brands Face Backlash from China for Listing Hong Kong, Taiwan as Independent Countries

Chinese shoppers called for boycotts of Coach, Givenchy, and Versace over T-shirt designs that are not in line with the one-China policy
Meera Navlakha
8.13.19
hong kong protests

China Just Labeled The Hong Kong Protesters As “Terrorists”

It's stoking fears of a Chinese military intervention, as the protests rage on and troops gather on the border.
David Gilbert
8.13.19
Music

This Man Went on a Karaoke Marathon So Intense His Lung Collapsed

He reportedly powered through 10 straight songs even after he started feeling chest pain.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.12.19
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Protesters Are Occupying The Hong Kong Airport. This Is Why.

Protesters unfurled a banner and distributed mock boarding cards with the destination: "Freedom."
Tim Hume
8.12.19
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Your Amazon Alexa Might Have Been Made by Overworked Chinese Schoolchildren

A new report says many employees at one Foxconn factory are children who are forced to work long hours when large orders come in.
David Gilbert
8.12.19
Film

The Kids of China's 80s One-Child Policy Still Feel Its Pain

‘One Child Nation’, a new film by director Nanfu Wang, explores the ongoing impact of decades-long population control.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
8.12.19
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Hong Kong Protesters Trolled Police With an All-Night Laser Party

After the police arrested a student protest leader for buying laser pointers, protesters hit the streets with hundreds of them.
Tim Hume
8.9.19
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Pro-Beijing Thugs Are Vandalizing Hong Kong Democracy Protests in Australia Now

And the Chinese government has praised them for their "spontaneous patriotism."
Tim Hume
8.8.19
News

30,000 More Deaths per Year in China If Global Warming Rises by Half-a-Degree

This figure is an optimistic estimate. Without taking future infrastructure improvements into account, the annual death toll could rise by another 50 percent.
Meera Navlakha
8.7.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Hong Kong Protesters Are Now Using Tinder and Pokémon GO to Organise People

As police crack down on platforms inviting people to join the march, protesters are resorting to creative ways of using technology to fuel the movement.
Shamani Joshi
8.6.19
hong kong protests

Hong Kong's Massive General Strike Protest Has Paralyzed the City

Police responded to protesters with tear gas, and once again, an armed mob beat demonstrators with wooden batons.
Tim Hume
8.6.19
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