The Politician Fighting The Spyware Industry
Outgoing Dutch member of European Parliament Marietje Schaake tells us why spyware is as dangerous as an AK-47, but regulated less.
GamerGate Politician ‘Sargon of Akkad’ Loses Election Bid
It was part of an overwhelming loss for the party he represented, UKIP.
What Is Milkshaking?: Far-Righters Are Getting the Cold Shoulder in Britain
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage was the latest target.
EU Passes Controversial Copyright Law With ‘Link Taxes’
Lawmakers exempted non-commercial and smaller platforms from the directive, but opponents of the law still worry that it will lead to greater censorship on the internet.
EU Votes Down Internet-Wrecking Copyright Proposal
Massive backlash drives the controversial measure back to the drawing board
Right to Repair
The European Parliament Wants Europeans to Have the Right to Repair
It might soon be easier for Europeans to fix their own electronics.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
The EU’s traveling ‘circus’ costs taxpayers around $120 million a year
We Spoke to the Spanish Politician Who Publicly Told Off Her Sexist Polish Colleague
Last week, Iratxe García made it clear she has no time for old Polish men telling the European Parliament that women "are weaker, smaller, and less intelligent."
Rising star in Nigel Farage's party is recovering after violent altercation at UKIP member meeting
war and conflict
The European Parliament Just Told EU Countries to Stop Selling Weapons to Saudi Arabia
Lawmakers said Britain, France and other EU governments should no longer sell weapons to a country accused of targeting civilians in Yemen.
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2015 the year in review
Charlie Hebdo 'Set the Tone': The Year in Questionable Allies and Freedom of Speech
The case of the imprisoned blogger Raif Badawi, who was awarded the European Union's top human rights award this month, was just one of many that made headlines in 2015 and provoked a debate about the importance of free speech.
on the line
On The Line: Jason Leopold and Kaj Larsen on Intelligence Agencies and The War on Terror
Jason Leopold and Kaj Larsen joined 'On The Line' to take your questions about their recent documentary, 'The Italian Job.'