children

The VICE Guide to Right Now

It Will Soon Be Illegal to Get Paid as a Surrogate Mother in India

The proposed bill says surrogacy will only involve Indian couples, and will be done by a ‘close relative’, with no money involved.
Pallavi Pundir
8.7.19
News

China’s Child Modelling Industry Continues to Thrive Despite Controversies

Children are said to be exposed to grueling work hours, parental pressure, and physical abuse.
Meera Navlakha
8.5.19
News

Young Indians Are Killing Themselves for Not Being Allowed to Play PUBG

In the most recent case, a 17-year-old died by suicide after his mother scolded him for not paying attention to his studies and took away his phone.
Pallavi Pundir
7.9.19
mental health

The Sort of Parents ‘Generation Anxiety’ Will Grow Up to Be

How mental health intersects with our decision on whether or not to have kids in the future.
Biju Belinky
6.25.19
Life

Parents On the Hardest Parts Of Having Kids

“I haven’t taken a shit alone in four years.”
Graham Isador
4.13.19
Fashion

At Moscow Fashion Week, Children Are The New ‘It Bag’

Security guards didn't bat an eye at the "pitter-patter of little Uggs" on the exhibition-hall floor.
Emma Specter
4.1.19
Math

Kids Have ‘Math Anxiety’ Thanks to Parents and Teachers, Report Finds

Adults have an impact on students' math anxiety, but that can change.
Samantha Cole
3.15.19
News

TikTok, the App Super Popular With Kids, Has a Nudes Problem

TikTok is seen as being child-friendly. But a section of the social media platform is dedicated to hunting for nude images from its underage users.
Joseph Cox
12.7.18
Culture

This Is What It's Like to Raise a Gender-Neutral Child

"When they hear you're pregnant, the first question people ask is whether it's a boy or a girl. Why is everyone so eager to figure out my child's genitals?"
Bo Hanna
9.4.18
mind

Learning an Instrument Can Make Children Better Readers

Students demonstrated improved phonological awareness—the awareness of words’ sound structure—which is a key component in learning to read.
جيسيكا دوري
8.28.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dad of the Kid 'Spider-Man' Rescued from a Balcony Was Out Playing 'Pokémon Go'

Gotta catch 'em all—unless they're your toddler.
Drew Schwartz
5.30.18
The Road

A Day In the Life of an Instagram Mom

It's not as easy as it looks.
Bunga Atikha
3.26.18
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