Being black is not a choice, but what if it were? I made a list of pros and cons for my ethnicity amidst my Ferguson-fueled depression.
We'll be keeping you updated as the town of Ferguson and the nation at large respond to the news that the cop who shot unarmed black teen Michael Brown this summer was not indicted.
VICE News returns to Ferguson, Missouri, where the community is on edge as it awaits a grand jury decision.
For-profit prisons like healthy inmates, who tend to be young and black or Hispanic.
Hit podcast Serial has come under fire for a perceived racial blindspot: It's yet another pop culture phenomenon about minorities brought to you by white people.
We talked to the documentarian behind STOP, a film about the national embarrassment that is the NYPD's routine hassling of young black and Hispanic men.
This week seven members of the powerful race-based prison gang were sentenced for their roles in its culture of violence.
Every year, the fascists of the National Front (NF) hold a march on the day that those who fought and died to defeat Hitler are remembered. This year, the NF split into two factions and organized two separate, but equally offensive, parades.
The comedian lashed out at the nameless, faceless hoard of politically correct scolds that chastised him for his racially insensitive tweets about a black ESPN host. Were his comments really worth fighting for?
The recent viral sensation exposes very real problems with how men treat women, but some pundits are now claiming that the video's racial politics are problematic.
It touched a nerve because one of the guys going to prison is my cousin, and he doesn't deserve your mockery.
A potentially drunk tour guide in San Francisco regaled German tourists with her numerous gripes with the Chinese people living in her city. Fortunately for us, someone filmed it.
The officer lost his job, but he probably won't be facing charges for killing someone.
At a time when voting rights are threatened, schools are segregated, and police seem to be doing whatever they feel like to people of color, the appointment of a star reformer to head up the Justice Department's civil rights division offers some hope.
"White people don't have a lot of experience talking about their race, so they're going to say a lot of dumb shit."
After the by-now-familiar shouting of slogans and making of speeches, about ten members of the English Defence League got arrested.
I talked to a French-Hungarian who opposes immigration to Hungary but is hoping to set up a community of French nationalists in his adopted country.
A conversation with the artist about sexuality, racism, history, the policing of black men's bodies, and the rest of the themes of his first solo exhibition.
Nick Griffin's expulsion on Tuesday drew the veil over an era in British far-right politics where it both tipped towards respectability and lurched from calamity to disaster like a drunk clown at a six-year-old's birthday party.
We interviewed 2014 Polaris Music Prize winner Tanya Tagaq about why ending her acceptance speech with "Fuck PETA!" shouldn't be the dominant narrative about that night.
Obama's Attorney General announced on Thursday that he was leaving his post, ending a controversial, but influential, reign as the country's top cop.
Activists halted a show candidly exploring the legacy of European colonialism, and before anyone could assess the piece's merits, a bevy of black actors in London lost their jobs.
The Detroit Police Department has come a long way since the days when its cops were the deadliest in America. But the DPD's new "quality of life" policing strategy is just excessive force in another form.
Georgia just lost its epic four-year quest to win fraud convictions against 12 African American voting organizers in the small town of Quitman. But officials don't seem to care, and now they're targeting another voter registration drive in Atlanta.