police brutality

Noisey News

Moodymann Shares Video of Distressing Altercation With Police

The iconic techno DJ, real name Kenny Dixon Jr., posted a distressing video to Instagram of Highland Park officers aiming rifles at him.
Shaad D’Souza
1.17.19
Film

'The Hate U Give' Attempts to Advance the Gridlock on Police Brutality

Director George Tillman Jr. on why he thinks the film can squeeze empathy out of a divided nation.
Taylor Hosking
10.21.18
Film

From ‘25th Hour’ to ‘BlacKkKlansman’: The Man Behind Spike Lee's Music

Troubled by racism, the NFL and police brutality, Terence Blanchard plays on.
Noel Ransome
5.28.18
Australia Today

Victoria Police Officers Suspended Over Brutal Arrests Caught on CCTV

A disabled pensioner was repeated maced in the face, pinned, and struck with batons.
Maddison Connaughton
4.6.18
Australia Today

US Cop Who Shot Australian Woman Justine Damond Charged With Murder

Officer Mohamed Noor "acted in disregard for human life," prosecutors say.
Maddison Connaughton
3.21.18
Australia Today

Redfern Mourns on the 14th Anniversary of Aboriginal Teen TJ Hickey's Death

Suspicions of police involvement in the 17-year-old's death shook the community and sparked riots in 2004.
Liam Armstrong
2.14.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Aboriginal Communities Are Crowdfunding to Expose Police Brutality

They've already raised $20,000 in less than a week.
Maddison Connaughton
7.13.17
painting

A Provocateur Painter Subverts Race in Rainbow Hues

A 10-year survey of Nina Chanel Abney's work explores themes of sex, race, and the internet.
Laura Hutson Hunter
6.16.17
police brutality

All Victims Should Be 'Ideal Victims'

An expert on criminology explains what it takes for black men brutalized by police to get the benefit of the doubt.
Brian Josephs
5.31.17
music videos

[Premiere] ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Music Video Sees Police Brutality Through Victims’ Eyes

Hip-hop and activist duo Soul Science Lab put viewers into the black experience in America.
DJ Pangburn
4.1.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Judge Just Declared a Mistrial in the Walter Scott Case

Despite video evidence clearly showing the 50-year-old black man was shot and killed while fleeing, a mostly white jury couldn't agree to convict the white former cop who did the deed.
VICE Staff
12.6.16
Art

Interactive Portals Take Viewers Inside the 'Broken Windows' Theory

New media artist Elizabeth Mputu explores “police brutality, surveillance, and resistance,” in a series of multimedia portals.
DJ Pangburn
10.6.16
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