REFORM

Weed

The UK Could Use Massachusetts as a Template for Weed Legalization

The state's alternative model of social justice could become the roadmap for a new ethical approach to cannabis reform.
Jason Reed
11.26.18
Corruption

Robert Mueller Is Going After Shady Democrats Now, Too

The swamp might actually be getting drained.
Matt Taylor
8.1.18
Corruption

Democrats Will Finally Do What Clinton Couldn't: Attack Trump's Corruption

The party just took its most important step yet to move on from the brutal hangover of 2016 and actually win back Congress.
Matt Taylor
5.22.18
Sex Trafficking

How a Sex Trafficked Teen Was Sentenced to Life for Killing a Man Who Bought Her

This week, celebrities like Rihanna, TI, and Kim Kardashian have posted about how the system has treated Brown unfairly, and a petition calling for her a pardon has garnered more than 200,000 signatures.
Kimberly Lawson
11.22.17
Noisey News

The Grammys’ Rap Category Reform Could Be a Good Thing

Also, this year the awards are transitioning to using online voting for all categories.
Noisey UK Staff
6.15.17
Organ Donation

Vatican Officials Will Declare Organ Trafficking a Crime Against Humanity

And China is in hot water for accusations that it’s still using organs from executed prisoners.
Susan Rinkunas
2.7.17
Organ Donation

Four Ways We Can Shorten the Organ Donor Waitlist

More than 20 people die every day waiting for a transplant.
Jason Silverstein
1.25.17
News

What Can You Do When the Cops Take Your Money and Won't Give It Back?

Under New York City's opaque and arbitrary civil forfeiture system, seizing money from a woman not accused of a crime is a perfectly legal thing to do.
Jake Offenhartz
9.29.16
Music Video Premieres

September Girls’ Powerful New 360-Degree Video Confronts Ireland’s Archaic Abortion Laws

The Dublin band use a GoPro to help place the Catholic Church on blast.
Noisey Staff
8.16.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

No One Is Going to Be Held Criminally Accountable for Freddie Gray's Death

The Baltimore City State's Attorney's office decided to drop all charges Wednesday against the three remaining officers accused of being involved in Freddie Gray's death.
VICE Staff
7.27.16
News

What Dallas Means for Criminal Justice Reform

Police reform is alive and well, activists and experts say, but the assassination of cops doesn't exactly help the cause.
Simone Weichselbaum, Maurice Chammah, and Ken Armstr
7.11.16
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

A Bernie Sanders Victory Just Got a Little Less Impossible

After a big win in Wisconsin, Bernie Sanders continues to be a thorn in the side of Hillary Clinton and refuses to go gently into that good night.
Harry Cheadle
4.6.16
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