displacement

housing

How Miami Locals Are Dealing with the City's Rent Crisis

Here's how people can actually afford to live in Florida's most happening city.
VICE Staff
5.6.19
Rise Up

Activists Are Still Fighting for Justice for the Grenfell Tower Fire

Months after the tragedy, organizers are helping the still-displaced Grenfell residents get back on their feet.
Alice Rowsome
9.14.17
Rise Up

How Grenfell Survivors Are Organizing in the Wake of a Tragedy

Lawmakers are dragging their feet and a wounded community is pissed about it.
Alice Rowsome
7.17.17
displacement

A Nigerian Fishing Community Just Fought Gentrification and Won

Lagos state officials claimed the waterfront neighborhood was an environmental hazard.
Ankita Rao
6.22.17
Photos

Intimate Portraits of the Thousands of Haitian Refugees Stranded in Tijuana

About 3,500 Haitians are waiting to cross the border into the US.
Hans-Maximo Museilik
2.9.17
Internet

Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims Look to the Internet for Justice

The Rohingya are fighting state-sponsored media with their own independent channels of communication.
Austin Bodetti
1.11.17
Stuff

The Crazy, Failed Idea of Creating a Jewish State in Russia

Birobidzhan was a small region near the Chinese border in Russian that was established as the world's first autonomous Jewish region in the early 1930s. It didn't last long. Author Masha Gessen discusses the strange history of the would-be territory.
Peter Moskowitz
9.10.16
tech

How the Internet Became a Home for Displaced Somalis

Somalis are one of the most displaced ethnic groups in the world, but the internet has helped them preserve their relationships and culture.
Najma Sharif
5.12.16
News

Life Is Like Purgatory in the Squalid Shantytowns of Paraguay

In December, 2015, massive flooding on the Rio Paraguay forced over 100,000 Paraguayans to flee their homes. Nearly six months later, 60,000 citizens are still displaced and the situation isn't improving.
William Mathis
4.23.16
News

Photos of Protesters Marching Against the UK's Anti-Public Housing Bill

Sunday saw another mass howl of anguish against the housing crisis.
Chris Bethell
3.14.16
Film

A New Documentary About African Refugees Was Filmed by a Refugee as He Fled to Europe

By giving an African refugee a camera, two filmmakers hoped to gain insight into the life of migrants from the perspective of migrants themselves. The result is the remarkable "Those Who Jump."
Kaleem Aftab
2.27.16
Artificial Intelligence

In Our Image: Pitch Us Your Stories on the Future of AI

A call for stories about our brave, new, inhuman world.
Jordan Pearson
1.27.16
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