Milene Larsson

Broadly

What Happened When Romania's Most Powerful Witch Moved to LA

Mihaela Minca is one of the most powerful—and feared—witches in Eastern Europe. In 2017, she relocated to California to work with some clients. We spoke to her about living out her American dream, which of course included hexing Donald Trump.
Milene Larsson
10.31.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

1,200 sexual assaults happened on New Year's Eve in Cologne last year — only two men have been convicted

Milene Larsson
12.23.16
VICE News Tonight on HBO

What living conditions are like for a Syrian refugee in Berlin

"There is nothing that gives us hope for tomorrow," one refugee told VICE News.
Milene Larsson
11.21.16
Europe

Europe's Migrant Crisis Is a Crisis of Conscience, Whether Leaders Admit It or Not

It's time for European leaders to acknowledge the truth — the human rights principles the union was founded upon have been abandoned, and their state of denial is killing innocent people.
Milene Larsson
3.16.16
Europe

Last Resort: Witnessing the Migrant Crisis on Kos Island, Europe's New Frontier

The Greek island of Kos is a popular vacation hotspot, but thousands of migrants and refugees are also stranded there in terrible conditions. VICE News visited the island in June.
Milene Larsson
6.24.15
Europe

The Building Blocks of Fortress Europe: How EU Policy Is Failing Record Numbers of Migrants

Unprecedented numbers of migrants are attempting to reach Europe and 3,500 people died in the Mediterranean in 2014. VICE News examines some questionable EU responses to this reality that are endangering fundamental human rights.
Milene Larsson
3.6.15
VICE News

Paris Gun Attack - Part 1

VICE News went to Place de la République following Wednesday's attack, where grieving Parisians from all groups of society have gathered.
Milene Larsson
1.9.15
Music World

Punk vs. Sharia

Tracking down the last punks of Aceh, Indonesia, who still live under constant threat from the Sharia police.
Milene Larsson
2.25.14
The Guide to Political Change

Istanbul Rising

On Friday, May 31, Turkish riot police fired tear gas and pepper spray into a peaceful protest held to save Gezi Park, one of the last green areas in central Istanbul. This set off the biggest civil uprising in the history of the Turkish Republic...
Milene Larsson
1.27.14
LGBT

Young and Gay in Putin's Russia

When Russian President Vladimir Putin banned gay "propaganda" in June last year, Russia's LGBT community went from being a stigmatized fringe group to full-blown enemies of the state. We traveled to Russia ahead of February's Winter Olympics to...
Milene Larsson
1.17.14
LGBT

Young and Gay in Putin's Russia

The main aim of Russia's new law, which essentially bans any public display of homosexuality, is to prevent minors from getting the impression that being gay is normal. Which means that, if you’re young and gay in Putin’s Russia, you’re ostracized and...
Milene Larsson
1.16.14
LGBT

Young and Gay in Putin's Russia

When Russian President Vladimir Putin banned gay "propaganda" last June, Russia's LGBT community went from being a stigmatized fringe group to full-blown enemies of the state. If you’re young and gay in Putin’s Russia, you’re ostracized and cut off...
Milene Larsson
1.15.14
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