Brigitte Noël

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The Strange Twists of a High-Profile Quebec Hate Speech Arrest

The tweets that got a Montreal man arrested and charged for inciting hate may have been misinterpreted.
Brigitte Noël
2.5.17
News

How Canada’s Immigration Laws Make Migrant Sex Workers’ Jobs More Dangerous

Ban on migrant sex work has led to persecution and deportation, advocacy group says.
Brigitte Noël
10.13.16
Stuff

How to Print £190 Million in Fake Money and (Mostly) Get Away With It

Over Goldschlager, the world's self-dubbed best counterfeiter tells us how he got caught, but is still a free man.
Brigitte Noël
7.24.16
Stuff

​These Bikers Want to Help Kids Confront Their Abusers

From offering mood-boosting bike rides to showing up to legal proceedings, the Montreal chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse step in to support victims of mental, physical, or sexual abuse.
Brigitte Noël
6.11.16
News

Canada's ‘Bling Ring’ Thief Lands Jail Time and a Modeling Contract

A judge's ruling says Stephanie Beaudoin's not allowed to capitalise on her 'sexy thief' persona, which poses certain challenges for her budding modelling career.
Joseph Elfassi and Brigitte Noël
2.23.16
News

We Spoke to the Guy Who Helped Shed Light on the Shady Dealings of Quebec's Construction Industry

Lino Zambito believes the problem is prevalent throughout Canada, and says other local governments should probe the construction companies in their areas.
Brigitte Noël
11.26.15
News

​'Do I Matter Now' Movement Unites Indigenous and Muslim Women Against Stephen Harper

Indigenous women wear niqabs to direct Harper's attention to Indigenous issues and show solidarity with Muslim women in Canada.
Brigitte Noël and Jean-Pierre Bastien​
10.20.15
Photo

Beautiful Portraits of Trans People

We spoke to Montreal photographer Yannick Fornacciari about his latest series.
Yannick Fornacciari
10.6.15
News

The Dark Aftermath of the Most Famous First Nations Protest in Canadian History

During the Oka Crisis, Mohawk warriors faced off against the Canadian army. The conflict made headlines across the country – and a generation on the Kanesatake reserve.
Brigitte Noël
8.20.15
News

Court Says Strap-Ons, Other Sex Toys Not ‘Health Products,’ Forcing Montreal’s Largest Sex Shop to Close Early

Owner Claude Perron suffered a serious setback in his fight for the right to sell sexy products after 5 PM on weekends.
Nick Rose
7.25.15
News

How FEMEN Quebec's Topless Stunt Happened and What it Means for North America’s Only Sextremist Group

VICE was granted insider access to the group's planning and execution of a topless protest at Canada's National Assembly against a law that could restrict abortion access in the country.
Brigitte Noël and Sofi Langis
6.26.15
VICE, QC

FEMEN: Sextremism in Canada

An inside look at the notorious activist organisation's only North American branch.
VICE Staff
6.25.15
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