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Meet the Teenage Girl Who Led Thousands in Protest Against Sweden’s Deportation of Afghan Refugees

The deportations haven’t stopped, but 18-year-old Fatemeh Khavari made Sweden pay attention to their struggle.
Fatemeh Khavari
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This College Student Stopped a Man's Deportation on Facebook Live

The 21-year-old refused to take her seat on a Turkey-bound flight until the asylum seeker was escorted off of the plane.
Lauren Messman
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

House passes school-safety bill that doesn't touch guns, second Trump lawyer linked to Stormy Daniels payment, and more.
VICE Staff

Photos of Modern Vikings Keeping Their Traditions Alive

Vikings Against Racism are out to show that you can cherish ancient traditions without being bigots.
Caisa Ederyd

How a Secret CIA Cell Fucked with Vietnam War Deserters

Spies who infiltrated antiwar radicals in Sweden helped spark fears of brainwashing and devotion to apocalyptic cults. 50 years later, we're still living with the aftermath.
Seth Ferranti

I Spent 24 Hours on a Booze Cruise and I Never Want to Do It Again

Being on a ferry that sails from Sweden to Finland with bottomless wine on tap and all-you-can-eat shrimp sounds like a dream. But is it, really?
Benjamin Wirström
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Senators cut deal on Obamacare subsidies, Bob Weinstein accused of sexual harassment, Trump accused of making "crazy" call to military widow, and more.
VICE Staff

These Photography Tricks Will Help You Shoot CGI-Free Fantasy

Erik Johansson premieres new photographic optical illusions in an exhibition in the south of Sweden.
Beckett Mufson
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Swedish Festival Cancels 2018 Event After Reports of Sexual Assault & Rape

This year's Bråvalla festival took place from June 28 - July 1.
Britt Julious
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SHXCXCHCXSH's "Stämma #2" Is a Gothic Techno Transmission

Hear a track from the mysterious Swedish duo's forthcoming EP on their imprint Rösten.
Alexander Iadarola

Geometric Animal Tattoos Come to Life in Sweden

Oskar blends multiple styles while inking together everything from nature to his love for old school western tattoos.
Sean Neumann
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Surreal Pencil Drawings Look Like How Repressing Your Emotions Feels

The vertigo of an MC Escher drawing meets the human body in Miles Johnston's evocative art.
Beckett Mufson