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VICE Impact August: Chicago's At-Risk Youth and the Future of Higher Ed
This month we'll be launching a campaign helping vulnerable kids in Chicago, exploring the feasibility of higher education, and diving into the politics of health care reform.
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Here are Significant Standout Bipartisan Efforts of the Last Decade
Republicans and Democrats hate each other, but here are some instances of political decorum from the past decade that actually worked out in the end.
With Obamacare Repeal Stalled, Single-Payer Health Care Now Mainstream
Here are some basics on what a single-payer, "Medicare for all" system is and how it's getting more attention in the American health care debate.
Cory Booker's New Bill Pushes For Decriminalized Weed Nationwide
New Jersey Senator Corey Booker's announcement prioritizes legalization in his broader racial justice effort.
The War on Drugs Has Always Been a Big Waste of Money
As beleaguered Attorney General Jeff Sessions pushes for mandatory minimum sentencing for low-level drug offenses, we crunch some decade-spanning numbers.
We Asked People Why They Supported or Opposed the ACA Repeal Effort
Trying to understand both sides of the argument to repeal or keep President Barack Obama's signature piece of legislation.
Criminalizing Addiction Sets a Dangerous Obstacle to Effective Treatment
Rather than treating it as a crime, would policies considering drug addiction as more of an illness galvanize public health perceptions?
Tell Us What You Think About Health Care in the US
There’s more at stake here than partisan politics. It’s literally a matter of life and death, and we want to know how YOU feel about it.
Nearly All of New England Has Decriminalized Weed, Who's Next?
An update on where the rest of the country is at with legal weed.
This Former President Powers Half of His Hometown With Renewable Energy
Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about it.
Police Treat People With a Mental Illness Better if They're White
When it comes to mental health and police violence, the color of your skin makes a huge difference.
The Senate Votes on Health Care Next Week, Gird Your Loins
Your daily guide to what’s working, what’s not and what you can do about.