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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Teaching Democrats How to Be Good at Twitter

She's leading a session for her colleagues on "the most effective ways to engage constituents on Twitter and the importance of digital storytelling."
Harry Cheadle
1.16.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Now Going Viral for [Spins Wheel] a College Dance Video

The tiredest in a long line of tired attacks.
Peter Slattery
1.3.19
politics

The Significance of Rashida Tlaib Wearing a Palestinian Thobe

Rashida Tlaib's decision to wear a traditional Palestinian thobe to be sworn into Congress honors both her roots and her politics—and symbolizes a turning point for Palestinian representation in American politics.
Leila Ettachfini
1.3.19
HUMAN RIGHTS

Congressman Appears to Forget that Food Actually Is a Basic Human Right

The UN sort of settled this question back in 1948, guys.
Danielle Wayda
11.30.18
Incoming Congress

Incoming Congresswomen Are Forming a 'Moms in the House' Caucus

Florida Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz told Politico she plans to create an informal "Moms in the House" caucus to change some accepted protocol in Congress and make it more amenable to parents.
Marie Solis
11.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Democrats Took Back the House That Republicans Weren't Using

Harry Cheadle and Matt Taylor discuss what the midterm elections mean for both parties.
VICE Staff
11.9.18
midterms

For the First Time Since 2010, People Who Accept Climate Change Control the House Science Committee

Several Democratic House candidates with scientific backgrounds won against Republican incumbents on Tuesday.
Becky Ferreira
11.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Black Oregon Lawmaker Said a Woman Called 911 on Her for Campaigning

Janelle Bynum was apparently acting "suspicious."
River Donaghey
7.5.18
Green New Deal

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is the Climate Change Hardliner the Planet Needs

Ocasio-Cortez upset the NY-14 primary with a progressive agenda that included transitioning the US to renewables by 2035.
Becky Ferreira
6.27.18
Futures

American Capitalism Is Suffocating the Endless Possibilities of Space

In April the US House of Representatives passed an Act that says, “Outer space shall not be considered a global commons.”
Jordan Pearson
5.10.18
Facebook

Everything You Need to Know About Mark Zuckerberg’s Testimony to Congress

Facebook’s CEO and founder testified in front of House and Senate committees on data security and how the social media site is trying to improve.
Kaleigh Rogers
4.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Trump's Plan to Change the Census Could Reshape Our Political Process

On today's episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast,' we talk to VICE's Harry Cheadle about the consequences of Trump's proposed change to the questionnaire.
VICE Staff
4.3.18
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