presidential elections

poli-tbt-ics

#TBT: That Time an Extramarital Affair Ended a Presidential Campaign

Gary Hart and Donald Trump are almost entirely unalike. But the two men have one thing in common.
Olivia Becker
5.10.18
Vote Now

These Countries with Nearly 100 Percent Voter Participation Put the US to Shame

Why America fails so miserably at voting and what can be done about it should be an immediate national priority.
Alexis Chemblette
10.25.17
French elections

Photos of Marine Le Pen's Supporters Celebrating France's Election Results

The far-right presidential candidate celebrated Sunday night's results among a ton of French flags, National Front goodies, and her supporters.
Vincent Jarousseau
4.24.17
French elections

What France Would Look Like Under President Marine Le Pen

The far-right leader is likely to be one of the winners in the first round of France's presidential elections this Sunday. But what if she wins the second round, too?
Ludivine Bénard
4.23.17
French elections

Who Do French Sex Workers Want as Their New President?

A year ago, a law passed in France made paying for sex illegal. I asked the people directly affected how they feel about the upcoming elections.
Pauline Verduzier
4.22.17
Donald Trump

Wild Transhumanist Campaign Tech We’ll See in Future Presidential Elections

If we’re lucky, given how crazy these elections have made America look, maybe technology will make future elections disappear altogether.
Zoltan Istvan
6.22.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Most of America Thinks Donald Trump Sucks, Says Poll

Seven out of ten American adults view Donald Trump unfavorably, according to a new poll.
Gabriella Lewis
4.8.16
Vice Blog

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump win in New Hampshire, the Supreme Court halts Obama's climate chance plans, Kanye West has claimed Bill Cosby is innocent, and more.
VICE Staff
2.10.16
News

We Asked Experts About Scott Walker's Potential Canada-US Border Wall

Spoiler alert: No one thinks it's a good idea.
Manisha Krishnan
9.1.15
News

Romanian Expats All Over Europe Say They're Not Being Given the Chance to Vote

In this month's presidential elections, only 161,000 of the 4 million people who make Romania's diaspora have been able to cast their ballots.
Ioana Moldoveanu
11.11.14
News

On the Road with Obama and Romney - Part 3

I'd been asked to go see the vice presidential debates in person. Center College, where they were held, is close enough to Cincinnati to appeal to the freshman planning to drive home every weekend, and the thought was that I was already in the...
James Pogue
10.12.12
The Universal Sadness Issue

My Obama Hajj

As someone raised on Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, I have to report that the actual invitation to the 2009 presidential inauguration looked a tad underwhelming.
Sam McPheeters
1.2.09