defence

Bad Days Out

I Was Mauled by the Same Bear Twice in One Day

Just over a year ago, Todd Orr had a pretty shitty morning.
James McMahon
12.4.17
uk

The UK Wants Swarms of Drones for Defence Missions

Ministry of Defence launches competition for drone swarms that can track individuals and jam communications.
Ben Sullivan
9.6.16
Euro 2016

VICE Sports World News Roundup: June 13, 2016

Start your day with VICE Sports. Here's our morning roundup of the sports news from around the world.
Brian Blickenstaff
6.13.16
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
Stuff

An Ex-MI5 Agent Says the UK's Secret Service Considered 'Blacking Up' to Infiltrate Mosques

The best of the best are smearing themselves in facepaint for a training exercise.
Joel Golby
7.16.15
News

Breaking Down Australia's Super-Unambitious 2015 Budget

After last year's budget catastrophe, this year's budget was underpinned by a much smaller ambition: Don't get fired. Find out who wins, who loses, and who both wins and loses.
Girard Dorney
5.13.15
Stuff

We Discussed Australia’s Obsolete Military Strategy With a Defence Expert

The Government is about to publish their long-term defence strategy and Alan Dupont is worried. We asked the security expert and former diplomat about why Australia is falling behind the times.
Julian Morgans
3.19.15
Narcomania

Mephedrone, Psychosis, and a Severed Penis: When Drugs Are Blamed in British Courts

This week, a man who stabbed his mother several times before severing his own dick used a "drug-induced psychosis" defense. But how legitimate is it for offenders to lay all the blame on narcotics?
Max Daly
3.6.15
News

The Head of the NSA Is on a Charm Offensive

Admiral Michael Rogers took his apology tour to Canada. Can he repair his agency's tattered reputation?
Justin Ling
2.26.15
Vice Blog

The Defence Pay Cuts: What Soldiers Are Worth

Some questions, some analysis, no answers.
Girard Dorney
12.5.14
Power

The Iron Dome Hack Shows Phishing Is Still Effective Against Defense Contractors

Phishing attacks might seem technologically primitive, but they can still work.
Joseph Cox
7.29.14
News

Poland's Foreign Minister Said His Country's Relationship with the US Is 'Complete Bullshit'

In the first recording to be released, the interior minister, Bartłomiej Sienkiewicz, tells the governor of Poland’s central bank that “the Polish state exists only in theory; in practice it doesn’t exist.” So far, he has kept his job.
Annabelle Chapman
6.26.14
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