The Borders Issue 2019
How Politicians Fooled the World Into Believing in Nations
National identities make us believe in ideas like democracy, money, and laws. The trouble is they are stories that can all too easily be manipulated for political power. Take Brexit...
How Big US Companies Are Selling Weed Vapes in the UK
We met JJ O'Brien from vape giant PAX Labs to talk about bringing the PAX 3 to the UK, and marketing a legal product to an illegal market.
Why British Sex Workers Are Striking This Friday
We spoke to sex worker Sage Woodford about what they're hoping to achieve.
university guide 2018
The Robots Are Coming, and They Want Your Job
Experts believe that almost a third of the global workforce will be automated by 2030. But are universities preparing students for the rise of the office machines?
We Shared a Prison Cell with an Isis Fighter
The story of Robert Daw and Rae Lewis-Ayling, who travelled to Iraq to help build the utopian Rojava, but ended up in prison for 40 days.
UK Porn Is About to Change in a Way You're Not Going to Like
How the government has given the shady company that controls the majority of free porn tube sites carte blanche to take over completely.
I'm the First British Woman to Fight ISIS in Syria
In a diary for Broadly, Kimberley Taylor takes us inside the radical feminist utopia being built by Kurdish women in Northern Syria.
VICE Long Reads
Sex Shops and Swingers Clubs: How the A1 Became Britain's Sexiest Road
Head up the A1 and you'll notice sex-based businesses everywhere. We called in at each one to work out why the old Great North Road has become such a popular spot for sexy stuff.
'I Wanted the Real McCoy' – A Brit Who Fought ISIS in Iraq Looks Back on Two Years of the Caliphate
Mike, a 54-year-old dance teacher from Portsmouth, spent six months in Iraq battling the Islamic State. Today marks two years since the group declared its caliphate, so we spoke to him about his time there and how he thinks the battle can be won.
VICE Long Reads
How Jellyfish, Nanobots and Naked Mole Rats Could Make Humans Immortal
We spoke to the world's leading experts in the field of human life extension to get an update on how close we are to living forever.
The Best Ways to Keep in Shape, According to the Fittest Pensioner in the World
Charles Eugster, 96, is a runner, body-builder, public speaker, writer, rower and wakeboarder. He also claims to be so healthy that his formerly grey pubes have turned brown again.
Writer Jo Nesbø on Punk, Football and Why Most Crime Fiction Sucks
He's been a footballer, pop star, stockbroker and now a blockbuster author who's shifted 28 million copies of his Harry Hole series. Jo Nesbø is better than you at most things.