amazon fires

Now Brazil’s President Says He Won’t Save the Amazon Unless He Gets an Apology from Macron

The "lungs of the planet" are on fire, and a dispute between Jair Bolsonaro and Emmanuel Macron has reached new levels of pettiness.
Tim Hume
amazon fires

Brazil Tells the G7 and Its Amazon Fire Fund to Go to Hell

The world is literally on fire, and Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro is busy talking smack about Emmanuel Macron's wife.
Tim Hume
amazon fires

Brazilian Warplanes Are Trying to Soak the Burning Amazon

President Jair Bolsonaro authorized military intervention, as other nations promised to send resources to the rescue
Emma Ockerman

Donald Trump Had a Very Weird Weekend at the G7 Summit

He announced trade deals with partners who then contradicted him, said he definitely wasn't surprised by a surprise arrival, and, of course, plugged his own golf course.
David Gilbert
watching the watchers

We Tracked Police and Military Planes at the G7

Accessible tools made quantifying air activity over the heavily-policed economic summit a breeze.
Laurent Bastien Corbeil
trade war

Trump aide accuses Trudeau of “backstabbing” as relations tank

Trump’s top economic advisor said the president doesn't want to appear weak to North Korea
Rachel Browne
Donald Trump

Trump is feuding with more than half the leaders at the G-7

"Look forward to seeing them tomorrow.”
David Gilbert

Every Canadian Unknowingly Gives $100 a Year to Big Oil, Study Reveals

And that’s before the Trudeau government blew $4.5 billion on the Trans Mountain pipeline.
Stephen Leahy
Impact Climate

World Leaders Battled Over the Fate of the Planet at the G7 Summit

From climate change to refugees, the meeting epitomizes the disconnect between people and governments.
Alexis Chemblette
migrant crisis

34 migrants rescued after boat bursts into flames in Mediterranean

Emma Fidel
climate change

Trump could pull out of Paris climate deal when he gets back from Europe

The leaders of France, Germany and Canada are all planning on pushing President Donald Trump to remain in the ambitious climate change agreement at the G7 meeting in Italy
Hilary Beaumont
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

San Bernardino school shooter identified, Trump on course to exceed Obama's total travel expenses in his first year, Uzbek national admits to terrorist attack in Sweden, and more.
VICE Staff