The trial of Russian stage and screen director Kirill Serebrennikov begins, more than a year after he was placed under house arrest in a controversial embezzlement probe.
This segment originally aired Oct. 27, 2017, on VICE News Tonight on HBO.
Wolfenstein 2, the latest installment in the series of World War II video games, is set in an alternate universe where the Nazis won and have colonized America. VICE News goes to Maryland to talk to Public Relations head Pete Hines about what it’s like to have created a game that holds much more political relevance than intended.
Serebrennikov’s lawyer, Dmitry Kharitonov, talks to VICE News about the charges for embezzling more than a million in state funds against Russia’s most celebrated and controversial young directors.
A year after his death, hundreds of thousands attended King Rama IX’s four-day-long cremation and funeral ceremonies in Bangkok. VICE News followed Sarina Thai, a transgender model and the daughter of a Supreme Court judge, as she goes to see the historic events in person.
The Obamacare open enrollment period starts just five days from now, on November 1st. The bill has survived Republican repeal attempts—but now Democrats are saying they want to change the health insurance system.
In South Carolina, one grieving sheriff is speaking out against the shocking number of police officers that die by suicide, more than from gunshots and car crashes combined.
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