HUMAN RIGHTS

The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

A Timeline of Trump's Plan to Eliminate Trans Rights

Broadly's Diana Tourjée breaks it down.
VICE Staff
11.7.18
israel

Mass Killings Won't Change America's Relationship with Israel

Dozens of civilians are dead and thousands more injured in the latest outburst of insane violence in Gaza. Yet the US debate seems frozen.
Matt Taylor
5.16.18
News

This Person Just Received Ontario's First Nonbinary Birth Certificate

"This matters: We deserve to be treated with respect and to be valued by society."
Allison Tierney
5.7.18
climate change

The Woman Going After Big Energy for the Typhoon That Killed Her Family

Can polluters be held legally responsible for the damage wrought by climate change? We may find out soon.
Geoff Dembicki
2.14.18
middle east

How Trump Can (and Probably Will) Botch the Iran Situation

The president has been more vocal in support of the latest round of protests than Obama was. But his travel ban and threat of sanctions mean trouble for activists.
Mark Hay
1.3.18
Tracking Trump's Congress

Making Sense of Trump's Surprisingly Old-School Sanctions Regime

The same president who has praised strongmen across the world is going after corruption and human rights abuses, including by targeting Russians. What gives?
Mark Hay
12.29.17
hunger strikes

How I Felt After a 46-Day Hunger Strike

Lateef Johar Baloch ate nothing for a month-and-a-half to protest enforced disappearances and extrajudicial killings.
James McMahon
11.15.17
refugees

Inside the Most Urgent Refugee Crisis in the World

Tens of thousands of Muslims who escaped Myanmar are living in hellish conditions despite fervent efforts by a small army of international aid workers to provide relief.
Shahirah Majumdar
9.28.17
daily vice

Meet the Team Investigating Human Rights Violations with Forensic Architecture

Eyal Weizman uses floor plans, cell phone footage, and road maps to reconstruct what happened in devastated war zones.
VICE Staff
9.15.17
HUMAN RIGHTS

I Was Kidnapped, Imprisoned, and Tortured in Darfur

Veteran documentarian Phil Cox has visited Sudan several times since 2004 to shed light on atrocities and human rights abuses there. His last visit was very different.
VICE Staff
9.14.17
Dating

Six People on Their Ultimate Dating Dealbreakers

Bigotry, mostly.
Anna Goldfarb
8.16.17
LGBTQ

What It's Like to Transition in Different Parts of the World

From Canada to Serbia, and all the way to Australia—eight individuals talk about coming out as transgender in their respective countries.
VICE Staff
Kris Phillips
Fury W
Iris Echeverry
7.13.17