borders

Brexit

How Brexit Will Shape Britain's Drug Supply

Will leaving the EU stop drugs making it into the UK? Well, no – and this is why.
Mike Power
2.11.19
Drugs

Uncovering the Golden Age of Britain’s Drug Smuggling Trade

A new book lifts the lid on past smugglers, corrupt cops and undercover hard men – and says the game is almost up for authorities now.
Max Daly
1.18.19
Brexit Means...

Britain's Rights Offer to EU Citizens Is a Huge Step Back for Freedom

The government has branded it "generous", but it really isn't.
Yohann Koshy
6.27.17
HUMAN RIGHTS

Why Do We Have Borders, Anyway?

Trump's travel ban and the humanitarian crisis in the Middle East raise the question of whether it makes sense to divide the world into neat little packages in the first place.
Stephen Lurie
5.23.17
hostile environment

How the Home Office Is Turning Britain Into a Police State

Institutions from the NHS to education are now complicit in the deportation of migrants.
Sam Kriss
4.7.17
refugee crisis

Why Our Refugee Strategy Doesn't Work for Anyone

Lily Cole travelled to the Greek island of Samos to make a documentary with VICE about the ongoing refugee crisis.
Lily Cole
2.28.17
Brexit Means...

How European Workers in Britain Are Preparing for Brexit

Being a bargaining chip in Theresa May's negotiations is no fun at all.
Yohann Koshy
2.22.17
Art

A Japanese Art Collective Had a Funeral for Liberty on the US–Mexico Border

Activist artists Chim↑Pom also built a lovely treehouse from which to view the gravesite.
Beckett Mufson
2.10.17
Art

Artists Address Border Control: The Writing's on the Wall

Architects, activists, artists, and photographers explore the many manifestations and consequences of border walls.
DJ Pangburn
7.31.16
News

How Volunteers in Lesvos Ended Up in the Middle of an EU-Turkey Migration Tug-of-War

If a deal between the EU and Turkey falls apart, migrants could once agains start crossing the Aegean Sea to Greece en masse.
Joseph Epstein
7.10.16
Photo

Photos of Everything but the Pope at a Papal Mass Near the Mexican Border

On February 17, as the Pope visited the border region of El Paso-Ciudad Juárez before returning to Rome, I shot a papal mass. My goal was to concentrate on the feeling of the day and not on the man who came into town.
Peter Svarzbein
2.20.16
Art

Robotic Sculptures Will Cross the U.S.-Mexico Border

Artist Chico MacMurtrie's new installation "invites the public to rethink the notion of borders in a globalized world."
Sami Emory
2.6.16
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