legislation

rice

Arkansas Passes Bill to Prevent Sale of 'Cauliflower Rice'

The new labeling law is meant to protect producers in the Southern state, which has a large rice industry.
Bettina Makalintal
3.27.19
recomposing

Washington Could Become the First State to Compost the Dead

A new bill wants to let you turn your loved ones into soil.
Sarah Emerson
1.2.19
Booze

California's CBD Cocktail Ban Starts in 2019

A new bill will keep CBD-infused booze out of Californians' very relaxed hands.
Bettina Makalintal
12.21.18
STEM

A New Bill Vows to Combat STEM’s Sexual Harassment Problem

The “Combatting Sexual Harassment in Science Act” aims to remedy the causes of sexual misconduct in STEM, but can it?
Sarah Emerson
10.10.18
consent

Half of the Country Doesn't Have a Legal Definition of Consent

State by state, there’s little consensus on what counts as consent. Some legal experts and advocates are aiming to change that.
Kimberly Lawson
6.11.18
maternal health

New Bill Could Help Save Black Mothers' Lives

“Starting or growing your family shouldn’t mean putting your life at risk."
Kimberly Lawson
5.10.18
gun control

I'm a Teen from Newtown Who's Fighting for Gun Control

Jenny Wadhwa was in sixth grade when a gunman attacked Sandy Hook Elementary and murdered 26 of her friends and neighbors.
Jenny Wadhwa
4.20.18
Voices

After Parkland, Senator Dianne Feinstein Finally Sees a Path Forward for Gun Control

VICE Impact talks to the California senator, and longtime advocate for stricter gun control, about the momentum for reform after the March for Our Lives.
Richard Greene
4.12.18
Rise Up

Everything You Need to Know to Prepare for the March for Our Lives

With a rallying cry of "Vote Them Out," Americans are headed to DC and sister marches across the country to demand gun control reform now.
Emily Weitz
3.23.18
Rise Up

Here Are the Gun Control Bills That Stand a Chance of Passing in Congress and Saving Lives

The country doesn't need thoughts and prayers from lawmakers anymore. The country needs legislative action.
Jonathan Parks-Ramage
3.14.18
taxes

What Kind of Tax Reform Should We Be Fighting For?

The Trump administration’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act was unpopular with young Americans. Here are some tax policy ideas they should advocate for in the future.
Becky Ferreira
3.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

These Three Billboards Outside Marco Rubio's Office Demanded Gun Control

Activists paraded the billboards around Miami following the Parkland high school shooting that killed 17.
Drew Schwartz
2.20.18
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