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50 states of art

And Gallery Is Fostering a Groundbreaking Contemporary Art Scene in Jackson, MS | #50StatesofArt

What it's like working in a corner of the country where independent arts organizations are rare.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.26.17
Art

Stunning Archival Images Tell the Story of Standing Rock

The #NoDAPL protests are part of a cultural battle 250 years in the making.
Nathaniel Ainley
11.5.16
Interviews

Horseback's New Album 'Dead Ringers' Is an Electronic Post-Punk Odyssey into the New South

Band mastermind Jenks Miller goes deep on recording techniques, dark nights of the soul, and his Appalachian roots.
8.10.16
Photo

This Is South London Through Photographs

'Twenty Twenty Vision,' a new photo exhibition of 400 images, captures life in south London through the eyes of its inhabitants.
Vice Beta
9.21.15
Art

The Ballroom Pentecostal Video Art Church of Minister Akins

Be exalted in the name of all that is gospel, techno, vogue, and GIF art.
Presented By Espolón
9.1.15
Church

William Widmer Captures Life in Post-Katrina New Orleans with 'My Mississippi'

William Widmer has been photographing levee breach sites and taking a broad look at what the Bayou and New Orleans neighborhoods look like ten years after the storm.
Harriet Alida Lye
8.23.15
News

The Hanging Death of a Black Man Stirred Up Old Racial Fears in Mississippi

When 54-year-old Otis Byrd was found hanging from a tree in this former hotbed of racial terrorism, many people suspected foul play—even though the authorities say his death was a suicide.
Alan Huffman
6.2.15
News

Police Can't Figure Out What Actually Happened to the Woman from the 'Rolling Stone' Rape Story

The cops have suspended their investigation into the alleged gang rape that set off a national conversation about sexual assault on campus.
Allie Conti
3.23.15
News

Why Did the Booze Police Beat Up a University of Virginia Honors Student?

UVA students are protesting after a black 20-year-old named Martese Johnson was aggressively arrested by Alcohol Beverage Control agents.
Allie Conti
3.19.15
Sothern Exposure

Shooting Up a Confederate Barn on New Year's 1970

Photographer Scot Sothern looks back at some of the weirdest New Year's nights he's had.
Scot Sothern
1.1.15
News

Is Obama Going to Do Anything About Dangerous Child Labor on Southern Tobacco Farms?

Short answer: Probably not.
Matt Taylor
5.14.14
VICE REPORTS

Saving South Sudan

Late last year, South Sudan's president, Salva Kiir, accused his former vice president, Riek Machar, of attempting a coup d'état. In February, journalists and filmmakers Robert Young Pelton and Tim Freccia set out on a grueling mission to locate Machar...
VICE Staff
5.13.14
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