Phil Miller

foreign policy

Why Does Britain Want to Build a Military Base in the Caribbean?

And does it have anything to do with oil?
Phil Miller
1.14.19
vice exclusive

The £25 Million Migrant Wage Gap Scandal

Migrants working for £1 per hour in detention centres feel they are being treated like "slaves". VICE data reveals just how much they have been underpaid.
Phil Miller
11.28.18
foreign policy

The Foreign Office Is Full of Colonial Relics

A visit to the home of UK diplomacy showed me that the Foreign Office is more colonial throwback than modern workplace.
Phil Miller
10.15.18
HUMAN RIGHTS

Revealed: Britain Spent Thousands Training a Bahraini 'Monster' Cop

A Bahraini police officer who allegedly ordered the assault of top pro-democracy activists on a demonstration was trained in Belfast at taxpayers' expense.
Phil Miller
8.23.18
HUMAN RIGHTS

Police in Dictatorships Are Still Getting British Training

Members of Durham Constabulary went on a trip to Bahrain and posed for pictures with an officer in charge of a police station in which torture is alleged to have taken place.
Phil Miller
7.27.18
vice exclusive

Thatcher's Foreign Secretary Wanted to Ban Protests that Endangered Arms Deals

Secret documents revealed by VICE show how Sir Geoffrey Howe discussed changing the law to enable the government to ban protests that would offend foreign governments.
Phil Miller
7.11.18
vice exclusive

UK Spooks Involved in Controversial Police Training Scheme for Dictatorship

The government is refusing to disclose information about its training of the Bahraini police because security services are involved.
Phil Miller
7.4.18
Green-washing

An Eco-Friendly Yacht Race Is Sponsored By an Arms Company

Which seems at odds with its tree-hugging agenda.
Phil Miller
6.4.18
politics

I Took the Government to Court to Uncover Britain's Role in an Indian Massacre

Why would they refuse a freedom of information request into the infamous Operation Blue Star?
Phil Miller
5.11.18
HUMAN RIGHTS

Britain Trained a Bahraini Police Chief Who Presided Over Abuse of Political Dissidents

Once again, British police are providing training to cops in tyrannical regimes.
Phil Miller
4.6.18
vice exclusive

Revealed: The Government Outsourced a Scandal-Hit Kids' Jail to a Struggling Company

Medway Secure Training Centre​ had previously been taken back into government control after it was hit by controversy.
Phil Miller
3.21.18
vice exclusive

Undercover Footage Shows British Police Are Training Riot-Cops Linked to War Crimes in Sri Lanka

Foreign aid money is being spent on a paramilitary style unit notorious for its brutality and linked to extra-judicial killings.
Lou Macnamara
Phil Miller
12.7.17
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