drinking water


This Is What a City Without Drinking Water Looks Like

A dying river and a legal dispute between two states have left the residents of Delhi water-strapped for years.
Vijay Pandey
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Town in Canada Had Hot Pink Water Coming Out of Its Faucets

Local officials said the water was fine to drink, but no one would blame the citizens for not wanting to brew coffee with the Pepto-tinted liquid.
Brian Moylan
daily vice

The Standing Rock Reservation's Fight Against Big Oil

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' we talk to an artist from the Sioux tribe fighting against a proposed 1,100 mile oil line protestors say threatens the drinking water and sacred lands of the reservation.
VICE Staff

The Olympics Are Going to Be a Literal Shitshow

"Levels of sewage that have been released into the environment in Rio is so high that the likelihood of infection is imminent."
Stacey Colino

On the Front Lines with the Militias Trying to Save Libya from ISIS

Check out the trailer for our upcoming episode of 'VICE' on HBO, airing June 10 at 11 PM.
VICE Staff

A Canadian Town Claims Companies Committed Fraud to Put a Toxic Dump Site Near Their Water Source

Shawnigan Lake is asking the British Columbia Supreme Court to overturn an environmental permit that allows 100,000 tons of waste a year to be dumped near the town's water supply.
Julie Chadwick
VICE Canada Reports

Canada's Waterless Communities: Neskantaga

In this episode, VICE heads to the remote Neskantaga First Nation in Northern Ontario where after 20 years under a boil water advisory, they have slipped down the federal government's priority list for safe drinking water from four to 19.
Hilary Beaumont
VICE Canada Reports

Canada's Waterless Communities: Shoal Lake 40

Canada has the world's second-largest supply of fresh water, but 169 First Nation communities have limited or no access to it.
Hilary Beaumont

A High School Pumped Reclaimed Sewage Water into a Drinking Fountain for More Than a Year

Luckily the level of dookie molecules in the water was relatively low.
Mike Pearl
The Do It Well and Leave Something Witchy Issue

A Giant Hole Is Swallowing a Town in Peru

Cerro de Pasco is an environmental and urban catastrophe thanks to the massive polymetal mine that sits in the middle of town.
Arthur Holland Michel

Voss Water Is Bullshit

"Voss" could be the name of a cult European fashion designer. It could be the name of a guy in an 80s synth-pop trio. But it's not. It's water—overpriced, overrated, bottled water.
Sam Briggs