slaughterhouse

10 Questions

10 Questions You’ve Always Wanted to Ask an Abattoir Worker

We spoke to a guy whose job is to kill almost 1,500 cattle every day.
Gavin Butler
3.12.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Seoul’s Mayor Pledges to Ban Dog Butcheries After Seeing a Movie About a Dog

Mayor Park Won-soon announced that he would crack down on South Korea's dog meat industry after seeing an animated kids' film called 'Underdog'.
Gavin Butler
2.27.19
Eminem

Eminem Says He's Happy When He's Angry, Which...Makes Sense

The 'Kamikaze' rapper is airing out his grievances in an interview with Sway Calloway.
Kristin Corry
9.15.18
Big questions

We Asked Meat Industry Workers if Animals Have Souls

"No, they die and it’s just black. I don’t believe they have a consciousness, a soul, or any experience of an afterlife."
Felippe Canale
8.25.17
Photography

Photos of Slaughterhouse Workers: 'The Human Condition Is Amazing'

Confronting yet gentle portraits of the New Zealand men and women who spend day in, day out, butchering animals.
VICE Staff
6.5.17
Art

Thousands of Lines Redefine the Space of a Former Slaughterhouse

571 meters, 340 hours, and 1645 lines of chalk are what it took artist Maider López to cover the inside of the Matadero Madrid.
Anya Tchoupakov
3.4.16
tech

The Future of Clothes Is Muscle, Blood, and Bone

Scientists like Philipp Stoessel are creating new materials from meat—as in gristle and tendon with a baked potato on the side, meat.
Jessica Thompson
12.15.15
Sports

Anthony Scalamere Has the Biggest Balls in Skateboarding

Anthony Scalamere, aka Ragdoll, has a ball the size of a grapefruit seven months after a slam made his testicle slowly fill up with fluid.
Chris Nieratko
7.17.15
Stuff

This Slaughterhouse Wants You to See Where Your Meat Comes From

Danish Crown's policy of transparency is in stark contrast to that of the American meat industry. US slaughterhouses are closed to the public. But Danish Crown wants to show you 100 percent of what happens.
Roc Morin
9.15.14