This Queer Journalist Wants to Unite Human Rights Defenders
After facing deportation from Russia to Uzbekistan, where homosexuality is illegal, Ali Feruz set up a new media network to support journalists covering LGBTQ issues in post-Soviet states.
The Tight Squeeze Issue
Greece's Anarchists Are Taking Better Care of Refugees Than the Government
Greece has been at the crossroads of irregular immigration for more than a decade, especially since the influx of refugees from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan in the early 2000s.
Inside One of Palestine's First Skate Camps
VICE caught up with the camp's founders, including pro skater Kenny Reed, to talk about their goal of fostering Palestine's budding skate scene.
The Mexican NGO Getting Sharks and Fishermen to Work Together
Pelagic Life is working to reveal the harm shark fishing does to both the ecosystem and the fishing economy of San Carlos. They want to keep the sharks in the water – and bring the tourists in to see them.
José Luis Martínez Limón
Libby Powell Helps People Tell the Stories That Aren't Being Told
Libby is the founder of On Our Radar, a platform that allows isolated communities to share their experiences with the world.
Crossing Borders with the Austrian Activists Helping Refugees in Hungary
This weekend, Austrian activists organised a convoy to deliver aid to refugees in desperate need in Hungary.
Christopher Glanzl, Words: Michael Bonvalot
Photographing Fiji’s Sinking Island Communities
Climate change is literally washing low-lying seaside villages away.
A Rural Cambodian Village Has Been Hit by a Massive HIV Outbreak
Local authorities in Roka, where 233 people have recently tested positive for HIV, blame an unlicensed doctor who may have spread the disease by using dirty needles.
Clothilde Le Coz
These Volunteers Give Handjobs to the Severely Disabled
The Taiwanese NGO Hand Angel aims to raise awareness of the fact that disabled people are often depicted as completely desexualised, despite the fact they have exactly the same desires as anyone else.
Nelson Moura and Yun jie Zou
Photographing the Young Warriors of Smokey Mountain
Manu Mart documents child labourers in a Filipino charcoal slum.
Laura Rodriguez Castro
Communities Full of Land Mines Are Rejecting Land-Mine Removal
Eliminating things that explode people indiscriminately should be uncontroversial.