Elections

Facebook

This Tool Lets You See Facebook’s Targeted Political Ads All Over the World

Facebook has failed to be fully transparent with data concerning political advertising, so two researchers collected the data themselves.
Edward Ongweso Jr
8.2.19
tv

The True Story of How Your Data Was Stolen to Fix Elections

VICE speaks to the directors of 'The Great Hack', a new Netflix documentary about the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
7.24.19
greek elections

Photos of the Joy and Heartbreak at This Week's Greek Elections

Young voters played a key role in ousting leftist Prime Minister Tsipras for abandoning his anti-corruption message.
Melpomeni Maragkidou
Kostas Koukoumakas
7.9.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Oil Industry Spent Millions to Kill an Anti-Pollution Measure

BP America, Chevron USA, and the Koch brothers were among those who spent $31 billion to defeat the ballot initiative.
VICE Staff
11.13.18
Views My Own

It's Going to Get Worse Before It Gets Better

Another mass shooting. Another presidential tantrum. Another white nationalist at the White House. And Robert Mueller in trouble.
Matt Taylor
11.9.18
Noisey News

Travis Scott Turns Out for Beto O'Rourke While Kanye West [Muffled Screams]

With the midterm elections a week away, Scott spoke at a rally for O'Rourke, who's looking to unseat Ted Cruz in Texas. West, meanwhile, is using fashion to push people to the right.
Alex Robert Ross
10.30.18
Views My Own

Obama Nostalgia Can't Save Democrats from Trump

Joe Biden and Eric Holder are both looming over the 2020 race, but should they be?
Matt Taylor
7.25.18
unions

A Second Trump Term Just Got Way More Likely Thanks to the Supreme Court

A historic decision against unions will hurt workers and could sap Democrats of political power for a generation.
Matt Taylor
6.28.18
Turkish elections

Photos of the Celebrations in Istanbul after Erdoğan's Presidential Victory

The win means that Erdoğ​an is now more powerful than ever.
VICE Staff
6.25.18
year in review

Stupid Viral News Stories, a Year in Review

A fun (?) retrospective.
Joel Golby
12.28.17
Features

Punks and Metalheads are Infiltrating the System by Winning Political Office

What did their musical experience have to do with recent political wins by metalhead Danica Roem and hardcore vocalist Justin Brannan?
Brendan Menapace
12.7.17
Elections in Germany

We Answered the Most Googled Questions About Angela Merkel

With Sunday's elections in sight, the world has some questions about the German chancellor. Like, what does Merkel think of Trump?
Matern Boeselager
9.21.17
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