restrictions

Voices

More People Are Organizing to Raise the Minimum Tobacco Age to 21

More than 260 cities and towns have passed Tobacco 21 laws, banning the sale of cigarettes to anyone under current drinking age.
Kimberly Lawson
9.7.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Supreme Court Shut Down Texas's Abortion Restrictions

The 5-3 decision provides a clearer definition of what an "undue burden" on a woman seeking a legal abortion is and could affect legislation nation-wide.
VICE Staff
6.27.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alabama Lawmakers Want to Treat Abortion Clinics Like Sex Offenders

The bill's sponsor compared abortion clinics to pedophiles and liquor stores, and wants them far away from kids.
Helen Donahue
5.6.16
politics

Missouri's Legislature Has Teed Up More Than a Dozen Anti-Abortion Bills So Far This Year

Missouri lawmakers are working to restrict access to abortion with state-level laws whose fate could eventually be determined by the late Justice Antonin Scalia's replacement on the US Supreme Court.
Colleen Curry
3.25.16
Rohingya

Recovering the Dead (Excerpt From 'Escape From Myanmar')

In this excerpt from 'Escape From Myanmar,' VICE News goes to Malaysia, where a maritime authority has the grim task of recovering the bodies of drowned migrants who attempted the deadly sea journey from Myanmar.
VICE News
2.22.16
Muslims

Fleeing Persecution (Extra Scene From 'Escape From Myanmar')

In this extra scene from "Escape From Myanmar," VICE News visits Malaysia’s Klang District to meet some of the Rohingya people who left Myanmar in search of a better life.
VICE News
2.18.16
Myanmar

Escape From Myanmar

VICE News travels to Myanmar to speak with the Rohingya people living in government-controlled camps, and also investigates what happens to those who flee the country and cross the dangerous seas to Malaysia.
VICE News
2.9.16
HUMAN RIGHTS

Escape From Myanmar (Trailer)

VICE News travels to Myanmar to speak with the Rohingya people living in government-controlled camps, and also investigates what happens to those who flee the country and cross the dangerous seas to Malaysia.
VICE News
2.2.16
Health

Here’s Why the Number of Abortions in the US Has Hit a Record Low

Women's health advocates said improved access to birth control is the reason that abortions in the US have fallen to the lowest level since the CDC began keeping track in 1976.
Colleen Curry
12.11.15
asia & pacific

Nepal May Ban Novice, Disabled, Very Young, and Very Old Climbers From Scaling Everest

After coming under fire for issuing too many permits over the last few years, authorities seem committed to reducing overcrowding at the mountain's summit.
Pierre Longeray
10.1.15
Baseball

MLB's Blackout Restrictions are the Same Old Story

Baseball's ruling class has always used restrictions like the ones on streaming viewers to ensure fat revenues at the expense of working class fans.
Jack Moore
2.4.15
Words

Death By Avicii, or the Dangerous Mayhem of EDM Club Shows

The Avicii debacle in Boston last night is the latest in a growing tide of hospitalizations and arrests at smaller-scale EDM concerts.
VICE Thump
6.26.14