protest

climate change

Kiwi Students Tell Us Why They Went on Strike For Climate Action

“Um, because we like the planet.”
Zoe Madden-Smith
3.18.19
Memes

Memes Are Our Generation's Protest Art

Internet jokes have turned into serious commentary, and can provide comfort and joy to people fed up with the way the country is going.
Sage Lazzaro
3.1.19
PUSSY RIOT

Pussy Riot Turns Buildings Into Protest Art

We had a chat with Nadya Tolokonnikova about her series of projections aimed at world leaders.
Patrick Heardman
2.15.19
NEW ZEALAND

This Hapū Is Taking the Fight For Their Land To the Steps of NZ Parliament

Delivering a petition to lawmakers is the last act of resistance before the bulldozers move into Ihumātao.
Kahu Kutia
2.10.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Why Some Women Are Staying Home for the Women's March This Year

A look at the popular protest three years after its first iteration.
VICE Staff
1.20.19
I can do it in monk's robes

Buddhist Monks Are Flexing on Twitter to Protest a Japanese Traffic Law

The Japanese hashtag #僧衣でできるもん, “I can do it in monk’s robes,” is more than just a Twitter thing.
Sarah Emerson
1.6.19
Photo

Photos of Activists Partying Outside Prisons on New Year's Eve

Every year, activists gather outside British prisons to make as much noise as possible in order to make inmates feel more connected to the outside world on the biggest party night of the year.
Chris Bethell
12.31.18
protest

Meet the Guy Who Helped Save a Town from Actual Gold Diggers

At 18 years old, Tică Darie helped fight off a mining conglomerate that planned to turn a Romanian village into a cyanide lake.
Vlad Marko Tollea
12.24.18
protest

Why France's Gilets Jaunes Protests Continue to Rage On

We spoke to a Parisian activist and academic about why they started and what they have evolved into.
Casper Hughes
12.10.18
Photos

Yang Zhang Spent Decades Capturing China's Underground Music Scene

In the 80s and 90s, as the government cracked down on dissident, Chinese youth found an outlet for their anger in rock and heavy metal. Photographer Yang Zhang captured the nascent scene in all its revolutionary spirit.
Hannah Ongley
11.23.18
News

Police, Soldiers Attack Papua New Guinea Parliament Over Unpaid Bonuses

The attack resulted in broken windows, assaulted security forces and damaged property
VICE Staff
11.20.18
News

Vivienne Westwood Takes on Fracking With America's Cup Protest Tees

The designer and activist is part of a campaign to ban a pro-fracking sponsor from Auckland’s 2021 race.
Mitch Parker
11.13.18
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