UK politics


The DJs Fighting Against Brexit and for a People's Vote

We hear from the DJs and supporters calling for an alternative to Brexit beyond 'Theresa May's terrible deal' and 'no-deal panic.'
Simon Doherty

Rejected E-Petitions Tell Us a Lot About Hope and Cynicism in UK Politics

What makes them so fascinating is that they are a real-time list of things the British people long for, but cannot have.
Tom Whyman

We Snuck Into the 'Tory Momentum' Re-Launch Party

Conservative youth group Activate had an embarrassing birth, and their second try at reaching an audience didn't go much better.
Ben van der Merwe
Boris Johnson

The Story of the Johnsons, the Boisterous Dynasty That’s Taken Over Britain

From sibling rivalry via Eton and Oxford, and up to the cabinet, those closest to the Johnsons tell us how the family has shambled its way to the top.
Marie Le Conte

How Does Theresa May Respond to Sexual Abuse Allegations?

With House Of Cards political games and the promotion of more white men.
Oscar Rickett

The Real Reason Tories Are So Furious with Labour's Laura Pidcock

It's not just because she doesn't want to be friends with them.
Sam Kriss

All the Fuck-Ups the Government Tried to Bury On the Last Day of Parliament

It's become known as "take out the trash day".
Mark Wilding
LGBT rights

Which MPs Have the Worst Records on LGBT rights?

After Andrew Turner and Tim Farron came under fire for public comments, who else should voters be wary of?
Nick Levine

Everything But Brexit: All the Terrible Stuff the Government Has Done Since the EU Referendum

As the government gears up to triggering Article 50, here's our new guide to all the bad moves Tories have made while we've been distracted by Brexit.
Mark Wilding
Universal Basic Income

The Scottish Town Planning to Give Everyone Free Money

Could Kelty's citizens income experiment show the way to utopia?
Liam Turbett
VICE Long Reads

Exploring the Mental Health Crisis in Britain's Prisons

The police, the probation service and the NHS are all feeling the strain of dealing with offenders with mental health problems – and in many cases failing.
Mark Wilding
mental health

Police Callouts for Mental Health Incidents Are Up 43 Percent Since 2011

Data obtained by VICE shows police are attending to record numbers of people in crisis as officers "pick up the flak" for cuts to services
Mark Wilding