VWN Decade of Hate
Germany's Far Right is Surging
Forget the pandemic, Germany is plagued by conspiracies. In the birthplace of the Nazis, COVID-skeptics have formed an alliance with a cohort of far-right nationalists.
AJ Tracey & Big Zuu on Weed, Mental Health and TikTok Trolls | The People Vs.
In our People Vs. series, we get artists to respond to the comments on their YouTube videos. After Stormzy and Headie One, it's AJ Tracey and Big Zuu's turn.
The Cult Leader Who Claims to Be Leonardo da Vinci | False Gods
Serge Benhayon leads a group called Universal Medicine that an Australian court found it was true to call a "socially harmful cult". Despite this, it continues to attract followers around the world.
Squatting in the World’s Most Expensive City
In 2020, Paris became the most expensive city in the world. With 15 percent of properties unoccupied, squatters who can't afford rent are moving into abandoned buildings.
Lebanon’s Green Gold
Cannabis investors are flocking to Lebanon to capitalize on the recent legalization of medicinal cannabis.
Inside Europe’s Cannabis Capital
Inside the booming marijuana industry in Catalonia, Spain, which due to permissive attitudes towards the drug, has become the main exporter to the rest of Europe.
VWN DEVELOPING NEWS / web
I Was Kidnapped Photographing Libyan War Zones
Conflict photographer legend Lynsey Addario talks to VICE about how she was kidnapped in Libya by Gaddafi loyalist forces and held hostage for a week in 2011.
Falsely Accused of Pedophilia Online - Guy Babcock
A vicious troll destroyed Guy Babcock’s reputation by writing hundreds of posts calling him a pedophile. After investigating, he couldn't believe who was behind it.
Uncovering a $230 million tax fraud
The murder of Sergei Magnitsky while in prison remains one of the darkest scandals in the history of the Russian criminal justice system. This is his story.
Working as a Sex Worker During the Pandemic | Informer
We hear from an escort about how the sex industry has been affected by the pandemic and the challenges she faces working in a job without protection and support.
The War On Drugs
Turning 12-Year-Olds Into Drug Dealers | The War on Drugs
County Lines – big city crime groups exploiting kids to sell drugs has horrified the UK. But, we show how this phenomenon is a direct product of the War on Drugs itself.
VWN DEVELOPING NEWS / web
The Photos taken as the Taliban took hold of Afghanistan | Developing News
We speak to Chris Steele-Perkins who made four trips to Afghanistan during the 1990s to photograph a country that was being taken hold by the Taliban.