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Ahmad Khan Rahami's Dad Feared His Son Was a Terrorist in 2014

Mohammad Rahami reportedly told New Jersey police he was concerned about his son after a violent domestic dispute in 2014, before later recanting.
VICE Staff
9.20.16
Stuff

What It's Like to Do Prison Time Without Ever Being Convicted of a Crime

We spoke to Moazzam Begg, a British man caught in center of the war on terror, and held for years in prisons around the world for no clear reason.
Mari Shibata
8.20.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, the wife of the Orlando shooter knew about the attack and could be charged, Clinton gets a 12-point lead over Trump in a new poll, Iran threatens to "set fire" to the nuclear deal if the US reneges, and more.
Vice Beta
6.15.16
Stuff

My Time with the Bangladeshi Bloggers Facing Terror and Machete Attacks

We went to Dhaka, where secular bloggers, writers, and publishers are being targeted with brutal methods aimed at suppressing free speech.
Ranbir Singh Sidhu
3.29.16
Stuff

We Spoke to a Former Jihadist About How Young People Become Radicalized

Mubin Shaikh went from being an Islamic extremist to a Canadian government agent.
Aaron Mate
12.10.15
News

I Helped Conduct ‘The Sun’ Newspaper’s Poll on Muslims and Was Shocked at How It Was Used

The people I polled did not know how to interpret 'sympathy,' and neither did I.
Anonymous
11.24.15
News

What Is Daily Life Like in Raqqa Under the Current Bombing Campaign?

We talked to Varyan Khan, the editorial director of the Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium, about what effect the airstrikes are having and if we can ever really know what's going on over there.
Mark Hay
11.19.15
News

A Chat with Producer Alex Chitty About Tonight's Episode of 'VICE' on HBO

We chatted with producer Alex Chitty about the trail of cocaine running from Caracas to a small, strange town in Niger called Agadez.
Mike Pearl
3.27.15
Stuff

What We Can Learn From Hicks vs. Brandis

David Hicks, a former detainee of Guantanamo Bay, heckled Federal Attorney-General George Brandis at a Human Rights Award ceremony in Sydney.
Girard Dorney
12.12.14
Stuff

Stupid People Are Still Confusing ISIS with Tons of Other ISISes

Unbelievably, despite all the attention and ​award-winning documentaries, some people are still really confused about what ISIS is.
Joel Golby
11.4.14
Film

Runaways from Tunisia Search for an Identity in Jihad

Seddik had told his parents that he would be home at 6:30 PM. They called the police to report their son missing. When the police arrived at a suspect’s house, his family said he had already left to fight in Syria shortly after communicating with...
Mat Nashed
8.29.14
News

How the Islamic State Became the Juggernaut It Is Today

The region has always been treacherous ground for foreign intervention, but many of the reasons for Western failure to read the situation in the Middle East are recent, and self-inflicted.
Patrick Cockburn
8.19.14
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