Counterterrorism

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Congress cuts deal to avert government shutdown, cops kill mass shooting suspect in San Diego, Sebastian Gorka to leave the White House, and more.
VICE Staff
5.1.17
humans of the year

Faye Cuevas Is Protecting Elephants Using Counterterrorism Techniques

Approaching the problem from a military standpoint made sense for Cuevas.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.2.17
Donald Trump

How Will Trump Use Drone Warfare?

“Everyone in DC is basically asking a variation of this question.”
Ben Sullivan
11.15.16
police

Rochester Police Used A $200,000 Stingray To Track Gang Members

Police have used the once-secret counterterrorism tools for pretty much everything except terrorism.
Janus Rose
5.18.16
News

We Asked Experts How France Will Respond to the Paris Terror Attacks

The government has already launched a series of police raids and bombed the Islamic State in Syria, but what's next?
Mark Hay
11.16.15
News

The Australian Government Started Tracking Your Online Moves Last Night

Everything you need to know about metadata retention and how you're affected.
Samuel Tate
10.13.15
politics

Carly Fiorina: I Supplied HP Servers for NSA Snooping

The GOP presidential candidate also defended waterboarding in an interview Monday.
Sam Gustin
9.28.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Student Was Accused of Being a Terrorist for Reading a Book About How to Counter Terrorism

Mohammed Umar Farooq was questioned by Staffordshire University authorities after being seen reading a textbook called "Terrorism Studies."
Sirin Kale
9.24.15
News

​How the NYPD’s Counterterrorism Apparatus Is Being Turned on Protesters

Activists say the NYPD is unleashing its counterterrorism tools on those protesting against police brutality, conflating dissent with the threat of terrorism.
Alex Kane
1.19.15
News

American Conservatives Are Using the Paris Shooting to Call for More War on Terror

In the wake of the attack, leading Republicans bashed Prsident Obama for being soft on national security.
Grace Wyler
1.9.15
News

Hypothermia, Broken Limbs, and Rectal Feeding: Details from the CIA Torture Report

A new report from the Senate Intelligence Committee finds that the CIA deliberately misled Congress and the White House about Bush-era interrogation techniques.
CJ Ciaramella
12.9.14
Motherboard Blog

A Texas Bill Would Bar Warrantless Collection of Cell Phone Location Data

The Supreme Court may have approved the warrantless wiretapping of American citizens for just about forever, but the good old state of Texas isn't going to take that lying down.
Derek Mead
3.7.13
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