Wilbert L. Cooper

News

Jeg er ung og sort, og jeg vil ikke dø

Amerikanske politimænd skød flere sorte mennesker sidste år, end der blev hængt i 1892, da lynching var på sit højeste. Det er livsfarligt at være sort i USA - uanset om man har en pistol eller ej.
Wilbert L. Cooper
7.13.16
Culture

Justin Biebers dreadlocks viser, hvordan hvide mennesker (stadig) stjæler alting fra sorte mennesker

"Vi gider bare ikke se hvide mennesker med dreadlocks i dag, fordi de i morgen vil hævde, at de opfandt dem."
Wilbert L. Cooper
4.7.16
Stuff

What Am I Saying When I Say 'Nigger'?

I'm still trying to figure out what the most loaded two syllables in the English language mean to me.
Wilbert L. Cooper
3.24.15
The Dirty Laundry Issue

A 20-Year-Old Went to Rehab and Came Home in a Body Bag

A sobering look at America's high-end addiction treatment.
Wilbert L. Cooper
12.8.14
Stuff

Black Lives Matter

Institutionalised racism isn't just about the headlines you read or the grand jury verdicts that inspire protests, it's something that infects the consciousness of black people everywhere.
Wilbert L. Cooper
12.5.14
VICE REPORTS

Dying for Treatment

VICE editor Wilbert L. Cooper explores the peculiar and troubling side of the "for-profit" addiction-treatment industry.
Wilbert L. Cooper
11.7.14
The VICE Report

Dying for Treatment - Part 1

Wilbert L. Cooper traveled to Southern California, the region with the highest concentration of high-end rehab clinics, to explore the peculiar and troubling side of the "for profit" addiction treatment industry.
Wilbert L. Cooper
11.3.14
News

Autopsy Contradicts the Police's Account of Victor White III's Shooting in the Back of a Cop Car

Now there's even more questions about a sketchy death in the back a cop car.
Wilbert L. Cooper
8.23.14
News

Eric Garner and the Plague of Police Brutality Against Black Men

He died in the street on Thursday after New York police officers choked him and slammed his head on the ground.
Wilbert L. Cooper
7.18.14
News

How Did Victor White III Die in the Backseat of a Cop Car in New Iberia, Louisiana?

The New Iberian police of Louisiana say Victor III shot himself. His family and local activists think that's ridiculous. And an on-going state investigation is trying to get to the bottom of it.
Wilbert L. Cooper
3.25.14
The VICE Report

Buttloads of Pain

Illegal ass enhancements may be America’s next health epidemic.
Wilbert L. Cooper
1.16.14
VICE Specials

Buttloads of Pain - Trailer

Our full-length documentary on toxic asses in Miami airs next week on VICE.com.
Wilbert L. Cooper
1.8.14
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