Mayor Chokwe Lumumba began to make Jackson, Mississippi, a model for new African American politics and economics. And then he died.
"I support Trump. I'm gonna vote for Trump."
One supporter compared his fall to that of Jesus's betrayal by the Romans. She didn't say who Judas was.
Rob Ford's homebase is splintered in how it feels about the former mayor's death.
He was the crack-smoking mayor the world laughed at. He had a family. He was a drunk who said awful things. He was a guy who got sober and then got cancer.
Ford died of cancer at age 46 this morning.
Drake became the first musical act since Nickelback to earn the honor.
In our documentary Rob Ford's Sobriety Coach: Inside the Manic Life and Work of Bob Marier, we spent time with Marier to get an inside look at his unique process.
Jackie Biskupski is now the second woman ever to hold the city's top office, and the first lesbian.
Bigots won big in Houston last night.
After learning that Houston was one of the only cities in the country without an Equal Rights Ordinance, Mayor Annise Parker fought to get one on the books. Now she's fighting even harder to keep it there.
This week Port Hedland announced it would endorse a Relationship Declaration Register to recognize the town's same-sex couples.
To his fans, Lutfur Rahman is a hero who sticks up for his poor, marginalized Bengali community. But yesterday he was found guilty of using "corrupt and illegal practices" to secure his re-election last year.
Throughout his 19 years in charge, Mayor Radu Mazăre has donned some pretty elaborate costumes. Here are his ten best.
In part two, we meet the people hoping to get rich off London's regeneration at the MIPIM international property trade show.
Former Providence Mayor and two-time felon Buddy Cianci was on his way to a political redemption, until he lost the city's mayoral race on Tuesday. But don't count him out just yet.
The Toronto mayoral candidate appears to be following in his brother Rob's footsteps in that shouting and vitriol follows him wherever he goes.
Rob Ford's sudden medical emergency has forced him to withdraw from the mayoral race. Enter his successor: Doug Ford, who will require some kind of miracle to pull off a victory.
Rob Ford: The Musical could very well be terrible, but we went down to check out the auditions for the role of Toronto's crack-smoking mayor anyway.
On Toldi Tamás's first day as mayor of Devecser, Hungary, he woke up to a deluge of polluted red mud rapidly flowing through the streets, sweeping away buildings and severely burning the townspeople. The next year would be tough.
Robyn Doolittle is the author of Crazy Town, a new book chronicling the absurd political mess the city of Toronto has endured at the hands of its crack-smoking mayor, Rob Ford. VICE Canada managing editor Patrick McGuire sat down with Robyn to revi…
"Well, I don't like eating on the subways and on the streetcars. I'm going to cut that out. It's messy, I don't think it's white man standard or white man's way. I don't like torture, for instance. Anyone who tortures, as far as I'm concerned, is not a wh…
No, not that Al Gore. But anyway, it's an election year in Toronto and Rob Ford is running for mayor again, which means the campaign promises to be like a Rob Ford fart—long, loud, messy, and fueled at least partly by vodka and cheeseburgers.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford, performance art genius and Canada's greatest embarrassment, knows a lot of things. He knows how to eat pussy, please people, and smoke crack. But I'll tell you one thing: Rob Ford does not know shit about football.