whistleblowers

Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon Visitors May Have Been Exposed to Radiation For Years

A park safety manager reveals that three buckets of uranium ore were sitting in a museum storage basement, starting in 2000.
Becky Ferreira
2.19.19
HOTY2017

The Former Naturopath Who Became a Whistleblower on the Industry

Britt Marie Hermes became disenchanted with naturopathy when she saw profits being valued over patients.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.22.18
VICELAND

Inside Colombia's Massive Underground Weed Market

Tune into VICELAND Tuesday for the latest from 'WEEDIQUETTE,' along with a new episode of 'CYBERWAR.'
VICE Staff
11.7.17
politics

There's Now a Whistleblower Hotline for Scientists Working Under the Trump Administration

A political advocacy group, 314, set up the hotline with a law firm to help scientists raise alarms if needed.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.2.17
SURVEILLANCE

Whistleblower Exhibition Exposes Surveillance Age Vigilantes

A Danish exhibition showcases multimedia work about vigilantes like Chelsea Manning, Julian Assange, and Edward Snowden.
DJ Pangburn
8.4.17
trans

Chelsea Manning Is Finally Free: 'I Am Looking Forward to So Much'

The military whistleblower was sentenced to 35 years in prison, where she was subjected to treatment deemed "cruel and inhuman." In one of his final acts as President, Barack Obama reduced Manning's sentence to time served.
Diana Tourjée
5.17.17
Ag Gag and then some

Arkansas Bill Would Let Businesses Sue Whistleblowers

The state's Senate is considering the bill and is expected to vote on it this week.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.15.17
how to

How and When You Should Leak Government Secrets

A guide for federal employees who need to get something off their chests.
Mike Pearl
2.8.17
Obama

Chelsea Manning to Be Freed From Prison in Five Months

Chelsea Manning's 35-year sentence will be commuted to time served on May 17, 2017, according to a statement from the White House.
Diana Tourjée
1.17.17
politics

White House Sends 'Strongest Signal Yet' That Chelsea Manning Will Be Freed

In a press conference on Friday, White House press secretary addressed Chelsea Manning's plea for clemency at length—a development many of her supporters see as extremely heartening, and a possible indication that the president will commute her...
Diana Tourjée
1.14.17
politics

'It’s Hard to Show the World I Exist': Chelsea Manning's Final Plea to Be Seen

In 2010, Chelsea Manning leaked thousands of classified documents in an attempt to shed light on the "true cost of war" in the Middle East. But while other whistleblowers continue to attract media attention and concern, Manning is locked up.
Diana Tourjée
12.29.16
politics

Will President Obama Set Chelsea Manning Free?

Chelsea Manning, a trans woman responsible for the largest leak of classified military data in American history, has been incarcerated in a men's prison for six years. Over 100,000 people have signed a petition pleading with the White House to grant...
Diana Tourjée
12.12.16
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