state of the union

The VICE Guide to Right Now

'I Love Velvet': All the Weirdest Lines from Spicer’s Allegedly Wasted SOTU Interview

"You should love me! Well, you should. What are you talkin' about?"
River Donaghey
2.6.19
abortion

How Debates Over Abortion Later in Pregnancy Hurt the Women Who Need Them

Anti-abortion advocates have used what they call "late-term abortion" to distort the truth about why women may seek abortion care in the later stages of pregnancy, physicians say.
Marie Solis
2.6.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Very Bad State of the Union Inspired Some Very Good Memes

From Nancy Pelosi's "petty clap" to the president's tie debacle.
River Donaghey
2.6.19
Views My Own

Trump's State of the Union Showed Us Everything Wrong with His Presidency

The dull, falsehood-laden speech just underscored how committed the president is to vicious partisan warfare.
Harry Cheadle
2.6.19
Views My Own

The State of the Union Is Pointless, Dull, and Needs to End

Under Trump, there's even less reason to tune into what's always been the most boring major speech of the year.
Harry Cheadle
2.4.19
state of the union

AOC to Bring Woman Who Confronted Jeff Flake as Her State of the Union Guest

Ana Maria Archila, the protester who confronted then-Arizona Senator Jeff Flake in an elevator during September's Supreme Court confirmation hearings, will accompany the New York congresswoman to Tuesday's address.
Marie Solis
2.4.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Making of the Largest Satellite Constellation in History

We talk about the communications company launching a fleet of satellites into space to provide critical data services across the globe on 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast.'
VICE Staff
2.1.18
The Rundown

Let’s Show Support for the NFL Kneelers After Trump Blasted Them During His SOTU

Activists push back on the president's blatant attacks against athletes protesting for racial equality.
Impact Staff
1.31.18
Rise Up

Trump's First State of the Union Presented An Exclusionary Vision of America

From birth control, to DACA, to a passive aggressive comment aimed at firing Robert Mueller, Trump employed campaign rhetoric to remain divisive.
Emily Weitz
1.31.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Immigration center-stage at Trump's first State of the Union, executive order breathes new life into Gitmo, CIA boss said to have met with Russian spy chief, and more.
VICE Staff
1.31.18
Trump

The Creative, Subversive Ways People Are Protesting Trump's State of the Union

From unusual plus-ones to alternative events, these activists and lawmakers are choosing to turn the spotlight away from Trump.
Linda Yang
1.30.18
The Rundown

Skip Trump's SOTU and Watch the 'People’s State of the Union' Event Instead

Activists and celebrities like Mark Ruffalo and Alyssa Milano planned their own State of the Union counter-programming to President Trump's Congressional address.
Impact Staff
1.29.18
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