tear gas

Art

Meet the Artist Pickling Film In Tear Gas Remedies

Basim Magdy's colorful oeuvere of various mediums hints at a complex future.
B. David Zarley
1.2.17
Art

New Banksy Mural Lampoons 'Les Miserables' for Refugees

The street art activist references the iconic play in criticism of French authorities teargassing and bulldozing refugee camps in Calais.
Beckett Mufson
1.25.16
News

Riots Marked the 7th Anniversary of Alexandros Grigoropoulos' Death in Athens Last Night

Since December 2008, annual demonstrations are held in Greece to commemorate the teen's killing and protest police violence. Ironically, the protests often culminate in clashes between demonstrators and police.
Panagiotis Maidis, Thanasis Kamvisis, Words: Pavlos Toub
12.7.15
News

Riots Broke Out at the Greek-Macedonian Border After a Migrant Died of Electric Shock

Unrest has been noted both between Macedonian border police and the so called "financial migrants", as well as between those migrants and a host of refugees fleeing the war in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.
Alexandros Avramidis, Words: Kostas Koukoumakas
12.4.15
News

In Photos: Milan's May Day 'No Expo' Riots

Milan was set alight on Labour Day as police clashed with black bloc protesters demonstrating against Expo 2015.
Stefano Santangelo, words by Leonardo Bianchi
5.3.15
News

Greece Exploded in Riots Again This Weekend

Little seems to have changed since December 2008, when Alexandros Grigoropoulos was murdered by a police officer in Athens.
VICE Greece, Photos: Alexandros Katsis (Athens), A
12.8.14
News

Greek Anarchists Set Athens on Fire in Solidarity with a Hunger Striker on Tuesday Night

Thousands marched in support of an imprisoned anarchist bank robber.
Anna Ninni, Photos: Anna Ninni, Vania Turner, Than
12.4.14
Photo

Photos from Last Night in Ferguson

Last night we witnessed ​another wave of demonstrations ​around the country inspired by the Ferguson grand jury's decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson for shooting Michael Brown.
Barrett Emke
11.26.14
News

Greek Cops on Motorbikes Fought with Protesters on Monday Night

They used teargas and batons, and two VICE journalists got attacked.
Vania Turner
11.19.14
VICE News

Greece's Anti-Fascist Uprising

VICE News travelled to Greece to see how the Golden Dawn arrests have affected Greece's anti-fascist movement.
VICE News
11.1.14
News

There’s No Such Thing as a 'Non-Lethal' Weapon

It's a misleading label for potentially deadly devices.
Johnny Magdaleno
10.22.14
Stuff

The World Cup Is Like Fashion Week for Brazil's Security Industry

I spoke to professor Anna Feigenbaum about riot control style through the ages.
Leonardo Bianchi
7.2.14
0104