Sharia Law


Brunei’s New Anti-LGBTQ Law Endorses Stoning and Whipping

The law is set to take effect next week.
Mustika Hapsoro
Edoardo Liotta

Growing Up As a Girl in Iran, Fashion Was Always a Form of Protest

As more and more Iranian women pull off their headscarves in protest of the compulsory hijab law, one writer recalls how, for her and other Iranian women, clothing and rebellion have long been intertwined.
Ari Honarvar
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Newt Gingrich Wants to Deport Every Muslim Who Believes in Sharia Law

He has an insane plan to "test" all the Muslims in the United States following Thursday's attack in Nice.
VICE Staff

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, at least 84 killed in Nice after an attacker drove a truck into crowds celebrating Bastille Day, Yemeni rebels will attend UN-mediated peace talks in Kuwait today, and more.
VICE Staff

How Iranian Women Are Protesting Against the Country's Strict Dress Code

In Iran, uploading a photo of yourself without a hijab, or a video of your singing, can be an act of protest.
Dorian Geiger

Tracking the Online Life of a Female ISIS Recruiter from the UK

Umm Muthanna al-Britannia has documented her defection to the "Islamic State" on social media. From ISIS controlled territory in Syria, she recently tweeted, "I came here to die. I will not leave till I get what I came here for..."
Simon Cottee

The Far-Right Australians Fighting Muslims, the Left, and Each Other

Inside the schisms and drama of Reclaim Australia.
Royce Kurmelovs

Meet the Saudi Arabian Black Metal Band That's Breaking Saudi Law By Being a Black Metal Band

Al-Namrood have never played a live show, because it could result in the entire band being executed.
Nick Chester

Who Won the Reclaim Australia Rally in Brisbane?

Apart from keeping police, journos and Twitter trolls busy, was there any point to the rallies and counter-rallies? And does either side consider the weekend actions a success?
Lauren Gillin
Election '15

VIDEO: London Under the Caliphate

Islamic fundamentalist Anjem Choudary takes us on a tour of London, showing us what life would be like if the UK were ruled by Sharia law.
Gavin Haynes

We Asked an Expert How Islamists Could Actually Take Over the UK

A "terrorism expert" told Fox News that an English town was controlled by extremist Muslims, but Britain is a long, long way from becoming a sharia state.
Michael Grothaus

Meet the Filmmaker Who Got a Ten-Minute Standing Ovation at Cannes

We talked to Abderrahmane Sissako about his new film, "Timbuktu," a much-lauded humanist drama set against the sharia occupation of Northern Mali in 2012.
Laya Maheshwari