KGB

russia

I Went to the Opening of a KGB Spy Museum and It Was Kind of Awesome

I, for one, welcome our new ex-Soviet overlords.
Alex Norcia
1.18.19
true crime

The Quest to Pin the 90s Murder of a CIA Agent on the KGB

Twenty-five years ago, an American spy in Georgia was killed, supposedly by a drunken villager. Michael Pullara didn't buy that.
Alex Norcia
11.29.18
espionage

If Trump Is a Russian Spy, This Is How They're Using Him

Just in case you wondered.
Matt Taylor
7.19.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Here’s Randy Newman Playing a Pun-Filled Song About Vladimir Putin on ‘Colbert’

"He drives the ladies crazy / When he takes his shirt off / Makes me wanna be a lady / It's the Putin Girls."
Alex Robert Ross
8.2.17
Gaming

L'histoire du mec qui a inventé Tetris

La vie devient plus cool une fois qu'on a inventé Tetris et échappé au KGB.
Jagger Gravning
12.4.15
russia

How Putin Tried to Control the Internet

Andrei Soldatov and Irina Borogan
10.13.15
Gaming

The Man Who Made 'Tetris'

Life gets pretty chill after creating 'Tetris' and escaping the KGB.
Jagger Gravning at Motherboard
11.21.14
Features

The Man Who Made 'Tetris'

Life gets pretty chill after creating 'Tetris' and escaping the KGB.
Jagger Gravning
11.20.14
Travel

Stopping by Latvia's Former KGB Torture Chambers

Latvia wasn't using its old KGB headquarters anyway, so they decided to open its doors and let sightseers in. We visited the rooms where Latvian dissidents were interrogated, tortured, and shot.
Joost Knaap
7.16.14
VICE News

The Ceasefire in Ukraine Hasn't Lived Up to Its Name

Dozens are dead.
VICE Staff
7.5.14
Film

We Spoke to Kitty Green about her FEMEN Documentary 'Ukraine is Not a Brothel'

Australian filmmaker Kitty Green spent 14 months with the activists, living, eating and getting arrested with them. Being a woman, a dissident, or a journalist in former-Soviet nations is difficult at the best of times. Green was all three.
Reece Jones
6.17.14
News

Cyber Criminals Hate Brian Krebs So Much They Sent Heroin and SWAT Teams to His Home

If you have the right kind of knowledge, enough free time, and a penchant for misanthropy, the internet can provide the means to make someone's life really fucking miserable. A perfect example is last week's case of internet security journalist Brian...
Sam Clements and Max Smolaks
8.8.13
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