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Watch Comedian Jim Jefferies Finally Shut Up Jordan Peterson

Meanwhile, when not getting schooled by a comedian, the free speech crusader launched a defamation lawsuit against Wilfrid Laurier University and three of its employees.
VICE Staff
6.21.18
University

Why Campus Sex Assault Victims Launch Human Rights Complaints

U of T student Tamsyn Riddle is not alone in a cross-country fight seeking justice for mishandled investigations.
Jade Blair
9.20.17
immigration

Student Refugees Explain What It's Like to Start a New Life in the West

We asked some refugees attending college in Canada about their experiences so far. No one complained about winter.
Madi Fuller
1.17.17
News

How One Academic's View on Gender Pronouns Sparked a Citywide Debate

In short: his perspective caused a bit of a shitshow.
Jake Kivanc
11.20.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Taking Selfies Makes You Think You're Hotter Than You Really Are, Says Science

Taking selfies can make you appear more narcissistic and give you a self-inflated view of yourself. Sure, that seems self-evident, but now we've got the research to back it up.
Lauren Messman
5.20.16
News

The New Face of Anti-Abortion Protest in Canada

Facing Canada's emphatically pro-choice government, young organizers say they've changed tactics.
Hannah Griffin
4.2.16
deep dives

A Nation of Tinkerers: How a Canadian University Shaped Electronic Music in North America

The history of a Toronto basement studio and the unsung pioneers who put it on the world stage.
Michael Rancic
2.25.16
News

This Canadian College Student Says He Was Kicked Out of the Dorms After a Suicide Attempt

James Rodriguez says the University of Toronto failed to accommodate his mental health issues.
Nadia Drissi El-Bouzaidi
5.27.15
News

Striking Grad Students on What It's Like to Live on $15,000 a Year

Spoiler: it fucking sucks.
Tannara Yelland
3.27.15
News

Black Widow Sex Research Is Just as Dangerous as It Sounds

People are so scared of spiders that reactions to the lab being set up were "more negative than if they had been studying radiation."
Tiffy Thompson
3.13.15
News

We Went to a Men's Rights Lecture in Toronto

What began as a somewhat open-minded look at men's rights ended with the realization that their ideas are very, very dumb.
Brad Casey
4.18.13