Sri Lanka is bankrupt and protestors blame the current economic crisis on just one family. For the past 20 years the Rajapaksas have been in power, they’ve been accused of financial mismanagement at best and siphoning millions of public funds at worst. But they have never been convicted of any […]

If you’ve ever wanted to buy a human skull, good news: there are websites happy to sell you one. But where do the bones come from? VICE News’ Dexter Thomas met with a TikToker who runs a business based on human remains. Help keep VICE News’ fearless reporting free for […]

A ban on Medicaid coverage for gender-affirming healthcare took effect in Florida on August 21st. It has left doctors scrambling to provide care, and is already taking a toll on the transgender community. Help keep VICE News’ fearless reporting free for millions by making a one-time or ongoing contribution here. […]

Ranchers and their cattle are contending with harsh drought conditions across the American West this summer. In Texas, ranchers are selling off their herds in large numbers and some are even turning to more heat-resistant breeds. Help keep VICE News’ fearless reporting free for millions by making a one-time or […]

Known as the ‘Hollywood Glacier,’ Europe’s largest ice cap has been the picturesque and otherworldly scene of movies and TV shows for decades. But the real drama lies underneath; Vatnajökull glacier sits across some of the most active volcanoes in Iceland. Embedded with a team of drone pilots and scientists, […]

Poland has some of the most restrictive abortion laws in Europe. It’s also accepted more than a million Ukrainian refugees since the start of the war. Now, activists are providing refugees seeking abortion care with information on access, at great personal risk. Help keep VICE News’ fearless reporting free for […]

From Mali to Sudan, Burkina Faso to Chad, coups have been spreading across Africa. In the midst of the chaos, Russia has seen an opportunity. The Kremlin is using disinformation and mercenaries to fuel instability in the region. This allows Russia to spread its influence while gaining access to valuable […]