Austria

The far-right

Europe’s far-right just got a dangerous boost from an Austrian judge

“The main actors of the Identitarian movement are now strutting around trying to use the verdict as proof that they are not right-wing extremists”
Tim Hume
7.30.18
Germany

Merkel just got railroaded by German hardliners into opening border camps for migrants

“These measures are only a sticking plaster on what looks set to remain a major and long-term crisis for Europe.”
Tim Hume
7.4.18
history

Small Town Austrians Used to Eat Arsenic to Get High

Up until the 1950s, residents of a town called Styria ate the toxic metal as a kind of stimulant. Photographer Simon Brugner is trying to understand why.
Angela Skujins
1.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Thousands of Orange, Trump-Shaped Ecstasy Pills Seized in Germany

​It's not the first time the president's mug has popped up on a batch of illicit drugs.
Drew Schwartz
8.22.17
crime

A Hermit's Life Isn't Without Scandals

Fifty people applied to live without running water, electricity or internet in one of Europe's last hermitages. But life as a hermit isn't as peaceful as it seems.
Paul Donnerbauer
6.7.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

US officials suspect Vladimir Putin was directly involved in election meddling, 1 billion Yahoo accounts compromised by hack, Elon Musk joins Trump's corporate advisory team, and more.
VICE Staff
12.15.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Victory for protesters as the Dakota Access pipeline is halted, PizzaGate becomes real-life gun scare in Washington, DC, first Oakland fire victims identified, and more.
VICE Staff
12.5.16
10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask

Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Couple Who Didn't Have Sex Before Marriage

"We decided to wait with the kissing too. Kisses are powerful and one thing can lead to another, so we wanted to prevent this."
Sabrina Kraußler
11.16.16