SPIRITUALITY

empaths

Super-Empaths Are Real, Says Science

New research has suggested that 1 to 2 percent of the population struggle to differentiate between their own bodily feelings and other people's.
Hannah Ewens
11.8.18
Can This Save Us?

Can We Find Inner Peace through Horse Therapy?

Anxiety is high and mental health services are increasingly underfunded, so it might be time to explore alternative therapies.
Hannah Ewens
10.14.18
cults

Why It Took Me Five Years to Realise I Was in a Cult

A cult survivor outlines the anatomy of an indoctrination.
Renee Linnell
8.11.18
cults

Yes, There Are Women-Led Cults

Meet Teal Swan, a YouTuber who proves selling salvation to desperate people is an equal opportunity racket.
Sarah Berman
8.1.18
Religion

These Occult Exorcists Say the Catholic Church Makes Demons Worse

If the person in need of an exorcism isn't a Christian, then why do you have to call a Catholic priest?
Jason Bunch
6.18.18
ALIENS

We Asked People at a UFO Conference About Their Alien Encounters

"My first abduction experience happened in the womb because my mum was abducted."
Brian McManus
6.8.18
VICE Video

What It's Like to Take Ayahuasca at a Psychedelic Healing Retreat

The drug ayahuasca gives the same trip as LSD and is considered therapeutic.
VICE Staff
5.14.18
Religion

How I Became a Satanist

Well, technically I'm a Luciferian witch, but try explaining that to a Bible-beater.
Jason Bunch
4.26.18
Ryan Bassil's Fantastical Emporium of Music as Magic (and sometimes shit)

Grouper’s Ambient Music Goes Way Beyond the Comedown Soundtrack

Before Liz Harris releases a Grouper album this month, we dig into the emotional pull of her drone-y, textural work.
Ryan Bassil
4.5.18
Sex

David Joyner, the Guy Who Played Barney the Dinosaur, Now Runs a Tantric Sex Business

David finds clients any number of ways, including meeting women on Tinder and turning them into believers.
Rebekah Sager
1.23.18
empaths

Why 'Empaths' Who Feel Other People's Pain Can Be So Alone

Making sense of empaths in a cruel, narcissistic world.
Hannah Ewens
11.17.17
Your 2017 Guide to Cults and Fringe Religions

Meet Lizzy Rose, Your Friendly Neighbourhood Exorcist Mum

Spending an afternoon in the low key world of suburban exorcisms.
Wendy Syfret
9.26.17
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