This-Woman-Buries-Venezuelans-Migrants-Who-Died-Too-Poor-To-Afford-A-Funeral-HBOvideo
Sonia Bermúdez lives in the Colombian town of Riohacha, 60 miles from the border with Venezuela. There she runs a local cemetery called 'People Like Us,' and since late 2017, she’s buried at least 70 Venezuelan migrants who’ve died too poor to afford a funeral. “I see that everyone,...
Illinois-And-Nevada-Are-Fighting-Over-Where-To-Store-Nuclear-Wastevideo
American nuclear power plants produce a lot of radioactive waste, more than 2,000 tons each year, and there’s a lot of controversy over where to put it. For now, it's spread out in temporary storage casks at about 70 sites across the country, but the Trump administration is eyeing a...
Anderson-Paak-Bows-Down-To-XXXtentacion-And-Ice-Cube-HBOvideo
In this episode of Music Critic, Anderson Paak reviews this week's hits: Grimes' "We appreciate power", Darwin Derby's "Vulfpeck", XXXtentacion's "Bad", Ice Cube's "Arrest the president" Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews More videos from the VICE network:...
How-One-Washington-State-Senator-Is-Rationalizing-The-Measles-Outbreak-HBOvideo
CLARK COUNTY, Washington — The United is currently home to six ongoing measles outbreaks. But with 70 confirmed cases, Clark County, Washington in particular, has gotten a lot of attention. It’s quickly become a classic example of what happens when parents hesitate to vaccinate their children. Still, the spread...
What-Angela-Merkel-Stepping-Down-Means-For-Germany-HBOvideo
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is stepping down as leader of her party - marking the beginning of the end for a four-term ruler whose politics have defined Europe but divided her country. Merkel’s 18 years at the head of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and 13 years as chancellor have...
How-Xi-Jinping-Changed-China-And-The-Communist-Party-HBOvideo
Chinese Communist Party began its five-yearly National Congress, bringing 2,300 delegates together. This congress is being billed as the most important since the Cultural revolution, with more than 70% of the seats on the Central Committee and Politburo expected to change hands. President Xi Jinping is expected to...
What-Happens-To-Religious-Professionals-When-They-Stop-Believing-In-God-HBOvideo
WEST BEND, Wisconsin — Luke Emrich preached his first sermon when he was 9, and then heeded the call of ministry as a teenager. Tonia Emrich was raised by a single mother who devoted both their lives to Jesus Christ. When the two met (at church, of course), got...
Why-This-Radical-History-Of-The-Haitian-Revolution-Was-Just-Published-—-After-32-Years-HBOvideo
Last month, Verso Books published The Common Wind, a radical work by the historian Julius Scott that shows how enslaved people in the Caribbean in the late 18th and early 19th century were able to communicate with each other, exchanging knowledge that helped them resist, revolt, and even escape. In...
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Dolkun Isa doesn’t have the money or powerful backing that most people who successfully lobby Congress have. But he’s going up against the government of China anyway. Isa is the head of the World Uyghur Congress, an international nonprofit group that represents millions of ethnic Uyghurs who want independence from...
Walking-to-America-with-the-Migrant-Caravan-VICE-News-Tonight-Special-Report-HBOvideo
Thousands of migrants Central America have trekked across Mexico as part of the wave after wave of caravans fleeing persecution, violence, and poverty in their home countries. Among the group are scores of teenagers traveling alone and dreaming of a life in the United States that could help provide for...