Canadian Cops Will Scan Social Media to Predict Who Could Go Missing
Critics say that predictive models will lead to false positives and could disproportionately affect vulnerable communities.
Paleontologists Identify the World's Largest Tyrannosaurus Rex
"Scotty" weighed about 20,000 pounds and lived longer than any other known tyrannosaur, according to University of Alberta paleontologists.
Police in Canada Are Tracking People’s ‘Negative’ Behavior In a ‘Risk’ Database
The database includes detailed, but “de-identified,” information about people’s lives culled from conversations between police, social services, health workers, and more.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
No One Can Stop Assman from Turning His Truck into a Giant Vanity Plate
When the government told David Assman he couldn’t have a vanity license plate with his last name, he responded in the best way.
Feel Good About Feeling Bad with Surf Dads' 'Long Weekend' EP
The depressingly fun Saskatchewan rockers are like if BoJack Horseman fronted Weezer.
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue
How Canada's Indigenous Families Grieve the Loss of Their Loved Ones
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police estimated that between 1980 and 2012, around 1,200 Indigenous women were murdered or went missing.
Hockey Players Stop to Watch Fans Beat the Shit Out of Each Other
People started fighting in the stands after a men's league game in good old Turtleford, Saskatchewan.
Liam Daniel Pierce
I Travelled to Drake the Village to Learn About Drake the Man
Being inside Drake is fascinating.
Meet Jeah, the Cambodian Rapper Who Came to Canada as a Refugee
"I think that not being born in Canada is why I always feel the need to express a taste of where I'm actually from. I have to showcase who I am culturally as much as I am also a Canadian."
I Ate Nothing but McDonald's Breakfast for a Week to Test the Human Spirit
What started as a simple food stunt became a heartburn odyssey of self-discovery.
A Canadian Province Is Refusing to Release Pipeline Safety Reports
A July spill caused a Saskatchewan city to shut down its water treatment plant.
Are You Sitting Down? This Rapper Named Pimpton Smokes Marijuana in a Music Video
Finally, a rap song about marijuana cigarettes.