VICE's crime editor talks to one of our UK writers about why the police carry guns and why so many Americans are afraid of them.
"The gun changes people. When a man has a gun in his hand, he becomes somebody different—the entire power mechanism is changed."
Mercenaries have been a trademark of American foreign policy since the 9/11 terrorist attacks, but at least four of those guys are paying a price for treating Iraqis like something other than fellow humans.
How will the Cuban National Ballet operate now that it's not one of the country's only cultural exports? And how will Cuban dancers respond to their country's improved standing in the West?
Billy Corben's latest film, Dawg Fight, shows the people behind the punches in Dada 5000's illegal backyard fighting league.
In a place where women serve men and are required to wear skimpy outfits, the sexist power dynamic between genders is magnified tenfold.
Six screens, countless cars, a lot of guns, and one Vin Diesel to rule them all.
"With everything that changes and everything that goes on in the world, I still throw a chunk of leather on a bronc and have to go ride it."
And that's just one of the allegations from a new watchdog report on sexual misconduct and harassment at the Department of Justice.
We talked to the cult director about new queer cinema, post-punk, and crushing on Eva Green.
We take a look at the havoc overfishing is wreaking on our oceans, and also meet up with some American right-wing militias who say they're protecting and defending the Constitution.
The VHS tapes I grew up with were a mix of classic American cartoons and Soviet-produced Russian cartoons. Looking back on them now, I can see how those cartoons shaped my cultural identity—and I realize that I didn't totally understand them.
He also named his son "Jack."
In their latest documentary, Bill and Ross Turner examine Eagle Pass and Piedras Negras, two sister towns located on either side of the Rio Grande.
An inside look at the battle over proxy access, and what it could mean for American capitalism.
Despite a recent crackdown on "birth tourism" centers in California, there are plenty of reasons for pregnant Chinese women to want to give birth on US soil.
Zac Bissonnette talks to VICE about the story of Ty Warner's billion-dollar plush toy empire and the speculative bubble it created.
Admiral Michael Rogers took his apology tour to Canada. Can he repair his agency's tattered reputation?
Rudy Giuliani's comment that President Obama doesn't love America sparked an uproar last week. But do people who really hate America think Obama is one of their own?
Elliot Ackerman's debut novel, Green on Blue, takes its title from an expression for military fratricide.
In anticipation of the celebrated artist's upcoming retrospective at the Brooklyn Museum, I talked with Wiley about what's changed in his life since his first solo show at the same museum almost exactly ten years ago.
Stop hating America for a second and put this in your ears.
Safe, bland, and formulaic, Call of Duty's a commercial heavyweight—but now its publisher is promising change in 2015.
Activist Bella Robinson feels victimized by laws intended to help people like her.