Justin Ling

Iran protests

This App Is Helping Iranians Beat Tehran’s Internet Censorship

Psiphon, a Toronto-born app, has seen a 1,650% increase in downloads.
Justin Ling
1.9.18
net neutrality

Justin Trudeau Is ‘Very Concerned’ With FCC’s Plan to Roll Back Net Neutrality

“We need to continue to defend net neutrality,” Trudeau said, but stopped short of saying he'd speak to Trump directly.
Justin Ling
11.22.17
fake news

Eric Schmidt Says Google News Will 'Engineer' Russian Propaganda Out of the Feed

“It’s basically RT and Sputnik,” he said on Saturday.
Justin Ling
11.20.17
VICE News

More Warrants Issued for DC Turkish Embassy Brawl

Capitol Police are pursuing charges against 14 security officials, including members of President Erdogan's entourage and two Canadians.
Justin Ling
6.15.17
VICE News

Canada Unveils Plan to Legalize Pot

By 2018, Canada will become the second country in the world to fully legalize the retail sale of marijuana. Here’s the full plan.
Justin Ling
4.13.17
Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter Website Saw Over 100 DDoS Attacks in Seven Months

In the last year, blacklivesmatter.com has seen a spate of cyber attacks with thousands of zombie machines.
Justin Ling
12.14.16
News

How Is Canadian PM Justin Trudeau Going to Work with President Trump?

Regardless of their prospective differences, Trump and Trudeau would be just another pairing in a long list of presidents and prime ministers who personally and politically reviled each other.
Justin Ling
11.10.16
Canada

Using PGP Phones Doesn’t Make You a Criminal, Ontario Judge Says

A search warrant based partly on encrypted communications was thrown out.
Justin Ling
8.24.16
News

Giving a Judge Naked Pictures of Your Ex-Wife Is a Bad Argument for Child Custody

The judge stopped just short of calling the sad dad an asshole.
Justin Ling
4.8.16
Music

A Toronto Politician Asked Whether Canada Should Ban Beyoncé

Jim Karygiannis thinks Justin Trudeau should investigate Bey's connection to Black Panthers. We looked into reasons to keep her out of the country.
Justin Ling
2.9.16
News

Why Canadian Politicians Need to Start Capitalizing on Class Warfare

Canada's opposition parties need to get their shit together sooner.
Justin Ling
1.11.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

How and Why Donald Trump Manages to Keep Winning

On Donald Trump, right-wing movements around the globe, and "earnastiness."
Justin Ling
12.11.15
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