Venida Browder died of complications from a heart attack Friday, just 16 months after her son hanged himself in the wake of three horrific years on Rikers Island.
Helping a suicidal loved one often means a drastic shift in your relationship. We asked people who have been there what they needed most in a friend.
VICE talked to the film's directors, as well as Tori Amos who contributed an original song to the documentary, about how social media has blurred the lines of culpability and consent for an entire generation.
I can only imagine what my roommate saw, because I blew my face off.
"I regret the last phone conversation I had with my big sister, the day before she committed suicide."
They're still selling guns—but it could still be a big development.
Isolated from secular society and often at the mercy of unlicensed therapists who can do more harm than good, it can be nearly impossible for women in New York's ultra-Orthodox world to find the help they need.
Historical data suggests that young people who don't go to college are at a higher risk of suicide.
The development comes three days after Bland's mother addressed the Democratic National Convention.
Getting expelled from school once sounded a lot like freedom, but turns out it's not that much fun at all.
I spent Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in a suicide smock rolling around on the floor in a concrete room.
On the first episode, we head underground to check out a 700-year-old Polish salt mine before it plays host to Kraków's legendary Unsound festival.
Cops say the shooter was 38-year-old Mainak Sarkar, a former PhD student who's also suspected of killing a woman in the Midwest.
A new bill could make access to help a lot more effective in the US.
J. J. Anselmi's new book focuses on the Rock Springs's crushing provincialism, severe drug problem, and plague of suicides.
'I knew a fella whose cellmate killed himself in the middle of the night—he woke up to a dead body on the top bunk.'
But the way the agency packaged the data obscures that trendline.
Because therapy the analog way just doesn't work for under-18s.
But you can't necessarily blame the drugs.
In the 1980s, an abandoned suitcase was found on a street in Genoa, containing the chilling crime scene photography portfolio of Luigi Tomellini.
Within reach of his family and freedom, why would migrant José de Jesús Deniz-Sahagun commit suicide?
When Instagram censored pro-eating-disorder terms, it resulted in a soaring increase of pro-ED activity. If bans encourage bad behavior, what's the better option?
As a heroin addict, I saw suicidal friends overdose. In a country where ODs now kill more people than car accidents, undercounting intentional drug deaths is a risk we can't afford.
"My demons won today. I'm sorry," was the activist's last Facebook post.