Compensation

CAPITALISM

Even Mega Millionaire Abigail Disney Realizes the System Is Broken

An heir to the Disney fortune is not holding back from lambasting inequality in America.
Matt Taylor
4.22.19
porn

Makers of So-Called Ethical Porn Hope to Clean Up the Industry

But critics fear it's a marketing ploy meant to sell more product.
Mark Hay
7.20.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Adorable Patriotic Singers Made Famous by Donald Trump Now Want to Sue Donald Trump

Sad.
VICE Staff
7.26.16
News

A Canadian Veteran Won Disability Benefits After Arguing the Food in the Navy Made Him Fat

During his time in the Navy, the veteran said, the food caused him to gain 140 pounds and eventually suffer from high blood pressure and diabetes.
Jake Kivanc
12.2.15
americas

Torture Victims Win Legal Battle in Fight Against Canadian Government

Abdullah Almalki, Ahmad El Maati, and Muayyed Nureddin have been deadlocked in a legal battle with the Canadian government for years, as they seek compensation for the time they spent in Syrian jail cells.
Justin Ling
11.26.15
americas

You'll Soon Find Out How Much More Money Your CEO Makes Than You

A newly adopted rule will compel publicly traded companies to annually disclose how their CEO compensation compares to the median salary of their workers.
John Dyer
8.5.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

New South Wales Police Will Pay Out $1.85 Million to Wrongful Arrest Victims

Flawed information in a police database has led to about 100 young people being falsely arrested.
Julian Morgans
8.4.15
Europe

Eurotunnel Wants France and Britain to Pay $10.5 Million to Cope With Migrant Crisis in Calais

The company says the money will help tighten security around the rail tunnel that runs beneath the English Channel, and compensate for losses resulting from the migrant crisis.
Pierre Longeray et Pierre-Louis Caron
7.22.15
Stuff

This Australian Man Wants the Government to Give All Truckers $100 a Day in Hazard Pay

Steven Corcoran says that truck drivers like him have the most dangerous jobs in the country and should be compensated appropriately.
Julian Morgans
4.17.15
Europe

France to Pay $60 Million for Role in Transporting Jews to Nazi Death Camps

Thousands of Holocaust victims who were carried to concentration camps by French railway during WWII are set to receive reparations.
Virgile Dall’Armellina
12.9.14
News

What Do Occupy Protesters Think About Pepper Spray Cop Being Awarded $38,000?

Former California campus cop John Pike has just been awarded $38,000 in workers compensation for "psychiatric injuries" he's experienced since he sprayed a bunch of peaceful college kids in the face with pepper spray back in 2011.
Jak Hutchcraft
10.29.13
Stuff

Grief and the Free Market

If you lost an arm in a large scale terror attack like the Boston Bombings, how much compensation should you receive? Short answer: it depends.
Wendy Syfret
9.5.13
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