dictatorship

VICE News Tonight on HBO

How Brazil’s business elite helped elect the new far-right president

Jair Bolsonaro won as an anti-establishment outsider — but he had the help of the most powerful establishment players of all
David Noriega
11.1.18
Culture

Desiigner wants to spread the love in his dictatorship, Desiignertopia

Welcome to Desiigner’s dictatorship: Peace, Fortnite, and National Cookout Day
Michael Kalenderian
Ben Craw
7.23.18
Culture

The creator of “Dear White People” explains how he’d run his own dictatorship

Justin Simien sat down with VICE News to sketch out a world where he's in charge
Michael Kalenderian
Ben Craw
7.6.18
Facebook

Shareholders know exactly what's wrong with Facebook: the “dictator”

“Facebook is the biggest nation in the world and we have a dictator."
David Gilbert
6.1.18
Vice News Tonight

The U.S. is propping up a dictatorship in Honduras

Even after corruptions, scandals and political assassinations, the United States has still supported Honduras' government
David Noriega
2.9.18
venezuela

Violent protests against Venezuela's president have left two dead

Venezuela is reeling from violent anti-government protests that have left at least two people dead and more than 100 detained.
Emma Fidel
4.12.17
Blackout Series

Blackout: Inside Belarus, Europe's Last Dictatorship

VICE News visits Belarus, the last European dictatorship, where President Lukashenko’s government has engaged in a campaign of censorship to intimidate journalists and suppress independent media.
VICE News
7.5.16
americas

Conservative Kuczynski Takes Slim Lead Over Fujimori in Peru's Presidential Poll

With half the votes counted, ex-World Bank economist Pedro Pablo Kucynski holds a one point lead over the daughter of the imprisoned 1990s strongman Alberto Fujimori, after a tense campaign viewed as a battle for the soul of Peru's fragile democracy.
Simeon Tegel
6.6.16
politics

Canada Continues Making Nice With the World By Lifting Sanctions on Authoritarian Belarus

Removing Belarus from its most basic sanction list means that Canadian exporters will be able to sell most non-military goods and services to the state, excluding weapons and munitions.
Justin Ling
5.10.16
Film

A Slice-of-Life Stop-Motion Set During an Argentine Dictatorship

Guilt, psychology, and politics swirl in Santiago 'Bou' Grasso's gritty short film, "Padre."
Beckett Mufson
4.18.16
News

Europe's Last Dictatorship Is Opposed by the Oldest Exiled Government in the World

The Rada of the Belarusian Democratic Republic has improbably survived two world wars, 70 years of Soviet occupation, and nearly a century in exile.
Dylan Brethour
1.26.16
russia

Newly Nationalized Russian Roy Jones Jr. was Given a Gold iPhone Case with Putin's Face on It

In Mother Russia, phone case holds YOU.
Liam Daniel Pierce
12.11.15
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