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What If

What Would Happen in the Minutes and Hours After a Coup in America?

The government won't be taken over by the military, but here's what it would look like if it did.
Mike Pearl
1.24.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Harry Reid says James Comey may have broken the law by publicly discussing new Clinton emails, mass shootings break out at Halloween parties, Clinton appears to have edge in early voting, and more.
VICE Staff
10.31.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Hurricane Hermine makes landfall in Florida, some of Trump's leading Hispanic advisors have quit in the wake of his anti-immigration speech, the Clinton campaign beats fundraising record, and more.
VICE Staff
9.2.16
News

Turkey Throttled Social Media During Coup In ‘Evolution’ of Internet Censorship

Turkey has a new approach to censorship.
Jordan Pearson
7.15.16
News

Undermining Boom: Tony Abbott on the Comeback Trail

Like so many of his promises, his "no sniping" pledge was an indicator that he was about to do the exact opposite.
Lee Zachariah
11.26.15
Stuff

We Asked a Defense Expert What a British Military Coup Would Actually Look Like

It's not going to happen, but what if it did?
Sirin Kale
9.28.15
News

How the Theft of a Crown Suddenly Made a Thai Artist's Work Controversial

A priceless replica of a royal Thai crown was stolen from a museum in France. Now a replica of that replica could cause trouble back in Thailand for artist Arin Rungjang.
Aria Danaparamita
4.9.15
News

Is Martial Law in Thailand Actually a Coup D'etat?

Government allies, international media and even Human Rights Watch are all saying it might be.
Courtney DeWitt
5.22.14
The Profiles Issue

Uruguay's Jose Mujica - President Chill

Profiling the world's chillest and most badass head of state who might just hold the key to ending the global drug war.
Krishna Andavolu
5.9.14
News

Egyptians Dodged Bombs and Protests to Vote on the New Constitution

For the past two days, Egyptians have been taking to the polls to officially pass judgment on the latest iteration of the country's constitution. They want stability, and they believe that is what the referendum will bring.
Adam Ramsey
1.16.14
News

Is Thailand Heading Toward a Coup This Week?

This isn’t a grassroots revolution where the masses are rising up against the ruling, power-hungry elite. These are heavily invested, largely middle-class members of society who would have nothing to gain from a crumbling nation.
George Henton
1.13.14
News

The Politics of Protest in Egypt Are Shifting Once Again

In the past couple years, mass demonstration has gone from a weapon of the people to a tool of the state, but now a new set of protesters is challenging the status quo and defying the harsh new anti-demonstration law.
Adam Ramsey
12.17.13
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