Digital Politics

How Facebook and Google Win By Embedding in Political Campaigns

A new report from the Campaign for Accountability details the questionable role of internet platforms in election races.
Sarah Emerson
she's running

Massachusetts has executed more women for witchcraft than it's elected to Congress

VICE News' weekly newsletter following the record number of women running for office.
Carter Sherman
Views My Own

Obama Nostalgia Can't Save Democrats from Trump

Joe Biden and Eric Holder are both looming over the 2020 race, but should they be?
Matt Taylor
election influence

Watch Cambridge Analytica’s CEO Offer to Entrap Political Opponents With Sex Workers

Secret video of Cambridge Analytica’s top executives reveals how the firm covertly and unethically influences elections around the world.
Sarah Emerson

Democratic Campaign Workers are Unionizing for the Midterm Elections

The new Campaign Workers Guild wants progressive candidates to put their money where their values are with staff equity.
Aisha Naseem

More Muslims Are Running for Office in a Vile Political Climate

Candidates like Abdul El-Sayed, who's running for governor of Michigan and has drawn comparisons to Barack Obama, are unafraid of any Trump effect.
Beenish Ahmed

Billionaire Trump Funder Also Paid for Milo Yiannopoulos’ College Speaking Tour

University of Washington records confirm Yiannopoulos’ speaking fee as zero dollars, and entirely self-financed.
Matt Guariglia

How to Run for Office with No Money and Little Experience

If the presidential election left you wanting to be more politically engaged, you're not alone.
Jessi Phillips
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Meet the Dominatrix Trying to Take Down Donald Trump

She's launched a campaign to shame the Republican presidential candidate with 1,000 tiny dildos.
Alison Segal
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Donald Trump's Sloppiness Is Letting Hillary Clinton Off the Hook

Thanks to Donald Trump's shit sundae of a campaign, the Democratic candidate will walk into the White House without have to answer a single question.
Harry Cheadle
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Bun B's Final Convention Dispatch: Taking It to the Streets

Now that the conventions are over, VICE's political correspondent calls for people to take their fight to the ballot box this November.
Bun B
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

What Trump's VP Pick Will Say About His Campaign

Will Donald Trump choose the Putin-loving former general, or the guy who wants to build colonies on the moon?
Harry Cheadle