starving

edm

An Ode to Zedd, the EDM Superstar Who Somehow Doesn’t Suck as a Person

He's one of the world's biggest DJs, but how much do you really know about Anton Zaslavski?
Maria Sherman
7.27.16
africa

Thousands escaped Boko Haram in Nigeria — now they're starving to death

Humanitarian workers discovered 24,000 people sheltering in a makeshift camp in a former militant stronghold, with more than 1,200 dead and hundreds of starving children.
Reuters News Agency
6.23.16
middle east

Celebratory Gunfire as Syria Allows UN to Bring Food Into the Starving Town of Madaya

The town is encircled by a blockade of Hezbollah fighters supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, and no food has been allowed in for months. Citizens have died from starvation inside and others have been killed trying to flee.
Avi Asher-Schapiro
1.7.16
prison

Muslim Prisoners Are Suing Michigan for Starving Them During Ramadan

The Michigan Department of Corrections is learning that refusing to accommodate Muslims’ needs during Ramadan can escalate into a full-blown Constitutional violation.
Tom Perkins
11.6.15
Sea Lions

Nursing a Sea Lion Pup Back to Health (Excerpt from 'California’s Sea Lion Die-Off')

In this excerpt, VICE News witnesses the California Wildlife Center’s smallest and most frail sea lion pup as it learns how to eat a full fish.
VICE News
6.16.15
environment

Infographic: California’s Sea Lion Die-Off

So far in 2015, the number of California sea lion strandings has surpassed the total number of strandings from 2004 to 2012 combined.
Brooke Workneh
6.5.15
vice

California’s Sea Lion Die-Off

Sea lions are washing up in record numbers along California’s coast. VICE News visits the marine mammal rescue centers struggling to keep up.
VICE News
6.5.15
Sea Lions

California's Sea Lion Die-Off (Trailer)

Coming soon: Sea lions are washing up in record numbers along California’s coast. VICE News visits the marine mammal rescue centers struggling to keep up.
VICE News
6.2.15
News

Hundreds of Koalas Were Killed for Their Own Good in Australia

Though the public was understandably saddened to learn that 700 of the cute critters had been put down by the Australian government, an expert told us it was either that or mass starvation.
Wendy Syfret
3.5.15
Canada

Hey Canada, Why Don't You Have Food Stamps?

I'm a Canadian ex-pat living the US, and have noticed something strange: My homeland is missing any formal nutrition assistance programs at the federal or provincial level—it doesn’t even have a plan to feed kids at school, regardless of income.
Talia Ralph
6.13.14
food politics

What Happens When the Food Runs Out?

By the second part of this century wars won’t be fought over land or oil, but rather food. Or more specifically, the lack of it.
VICE Staff
1.18.13
Vice Blog

What Happens When the Food Runs Out?

By the second part of this century wars won’t be fought over land or oil, but rather food. Or more specifically, the lack of it.
Wendy Syfret
1.18.13
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