VICE Season 4 Special Report: A House Divided In this first post-election look at the political climate that gave rise to Donald Trump, president Obama speaks to VICE’s Shane Smith about the fierce partisan fighting that dominated his presidency and divided the country.
VICE Season 04 , Episode 18 “The New $pace Race & Closing Gitmo” “The New $pace Race”: Decades after the Apollo missions, a new era of manned spaceflight is dawning, and this time, the destination is Mars. NASA and a growing community of private companies have set their sights on the Red Planet and are […]
VICE Season 04 , Episode 17 “Student Debt and Fecal Medicine” Gianna Toboni reports on the student loan crisis; Thomas Morton looks at a new treatment for intestinal infections.
VICE Season 04 , Episode 16 “Die Trying” The 2014 Ice Bucket Challenge raised millions of dollars for ALS, a fatal neurodegenerative disease, but while the social media wave gave new life to ALS research, there is still no viable treatment and access to experimental drugs is limited. Battling ALS herself, VICE editor Angelina Fanous […]
VICE Season 04 , Episode 15 “Flint Water Crisis / Libya on the Brink” “Flint Water Crisis”: The water crisis in Flint, Mich. horrified the nation: A once-thriving industrial city had fallen on such hard times that residents couldn’t trust the water from their own taps. More shocking still were revelations that city and state […]
VICE Season 04 , Episode 14 “New Age of Nukes and Heroin Crisis” Kaj Larsen examines the state of the U.S. nuclear arsenal and what arms races could look like in the future; Thomas Morton reports on the causes and effects of the U.S. heroin epidemic.
VICE Season 04 , Episode 13 NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden leaked details of massive government surveillance programs in 2013, igniting a raging debate over digital privacy and security. That debate came to a head this year, when Apple fought an FBI court order seeking to access the iPhone of alleged San Bernardino terrorist Syed Farook. […]
Season 04 , Episode 11 – “The Deal and City of Lost Children” Iran’s nuclear program is examined. Also: profiling kids who live on the streets of Kolkata, India.
VICE Season 04 , Episode 10 – “Trump in Dubai / China in Africa” Ben Anderson interviews migrant workers in the United Arab Emirates, some of whom are working on a development for Donald Trump; Isobel Yeung investigates the conspicuousness of Chinese investment in Africa and the financing of infrastructure projects in Kenya, the Democratic […]
VICE Season 04 , Episode 09 – “The Future of Energy” A look at new energy sources for the future to reduce carbon emissions and address the threat of climate change.