Sweden

The Power and Privilege Issue

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
a day ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

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
7.25.18
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
3.15.18
Photography

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
3.13.18
war

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
1.25.18
travel

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
12.21.17
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
10.18.17
taxes

America Almost Made Filing Taxes Easy, Then Lobbyists Showed Up

A 1998 law ordered the IRS to allow people to pay their taxes without filing a return. Why hasn’t it happened?
Steven Yoder
4.13.17
News

Everything We Know So Far About the Attack in Central Stockholm

At least four people have died in what Prime Minister Stefan Löfvén has called "a terror attack."
VICE Staff
4.7.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Swedish Politician Thinks Council Workers Should Take Midday Fuck Breaks

The small-town councilman has argued that state-sponsored afternoon delight could improve couples' relationships.
Brian Moylan
2.22.17
VICE News

People Are Confused After Trump Alluded to Terror Attack in Sweden That Never Happened

"Huh?"
Tess Owen
2.19.17
Photo

Photos of the World's Most Metal Landscapes

With one camera, one flash, and one lens, these Swedish photographers manage to collapse the Earth in upon itself.
Inka and Niclas Lindergård
1.11.17