refugees

The Power and Privilege Issue

How a Young Cameroonian Sparked a Revolt Against Migrant Exploitation in Italy

At 26, Yvan Sagnet organized the “Nardò uprising,” a two-month strike held by migrant workers which led to the trial of 12 people for slavery and the first anti-gang-master law in the country.
Leonardo Bianchi
11.1.18
The Power and Privilege Issue

Meet the Teenage Girl Who Led Thousands in Protest Against Sweden’s Deportation of Afghan Refugees

The deportations haven’t stopped, but 18-year-old Fatemeh Khavari made Sweden pay attention to their struggle.
Fatemeh Khavari
11.1.18
Photography

Why Fashion Can Be Vital for Some Refugees

"I think that if you're badly dressed, everyone sees you as just another refugee."
Anna Topaloff
8.7.18
short film

This New Short Film Shows Life in Isolation for Imprisoned Refugees

If there's one thing you watch today, make it Bassam Tariq's heart-wrenching, four-minute 'Wa'ad.'
Emerson Rosenthal
7.12.18
politics

Obama Finally Spoke Out Against Trump's Family Separations, Sort Of

"All of us were strangers once, too," the former president wrote on Facebook.
Harry Cheadle
6.20.18
immigration

Trump Has Quietly Cut Legal Aid for Migrant Kids Separated from Parents

A program that provides help to unaccompanied minors was slashed just as the government has instituted policies that split kids from parents.
Meredith Hoffman
5.31.18
Syria

Seven Years of Syria

VICE traveled to the Syria-Lebanon border to meet teen refugees whose youth has been destroyed by war.
Maddison Connaughton
4.12.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Secret anti-FBI memo could drop any minute, more Rohingya mass graves uncovered, former Trump spokesman to speak with special counsel, and more.
VICE Staff
2.1.18
Views My Own

I Forgot I Was a Refugee

But Donald Trump's presidency reminded me in a hurry.
David Eng
11.13.17
refugee crisis

Child Refugees Are Being Abused By European Border Officials

A report by Doctors Without Borders details the mistreatment of refugees along the Balkan Route.
Kostas Koukoumakas
11.3.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Republicans again probing Hillary Clinton's emails, Trump orders harsher screening for refugees, Clinton campaign helped fund Trump "pee tape" dossier, and more.
VICE Staff
10.25.17
Austrian Election 2017

How the Result of the Austrian Election Will Affect My Life as a Refugee

The Freedom Party's motto is "Austrians deserve fairness," but its notion of fairness doesn't extend to people like me.
Zakarya Ibrahem
10.19.17