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gun control

Three Gun Violence Scholars on What Is Missing From America’s Gun Control Debate

Academics of colour often find themselves on the sidelines when it comes to curbing America’s gun violence.
Jooyoung Lee
Joseph Richardson Jr.
Desmond Patton
5.24.18
israel
israel

Mass Killings Won't Change America's Relationship with Israel

Dozens of civilians are dead and thousands more injured in the latest outburst of insane violence in Gaza. Yet the US debate seems frozen.
Matt Taylor
5.16.18
misogyny
misogyny

Toxic Masculinity Is At the Heart of This Darkness

The two biggest massacres in the last 40 years of Canadian history have been explicitly linked to misogyny.
Drew Brown
4.25.18
Photography
Photography

Tim Hetherington's Photos Are a Tender Look at Male Sexuality and War

Before he died in 2011, Tim Hetherington showed us intimate moments between soldiers on the front lines.
Miss Rosen
4.20.18
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue

What It's Like to Live in America Without Broadband Internet

In every single state, a portion of the population doesn’t have access to broadband, and some have no access to the internet at all.
Kaleigh Rogers
4.17.18
Art
Art

This Nightmarish Burger Art Is a Perfect Metaphor for America

Aaron Johnson's sock sculptures and political paintings look like outsider art on acid.
Julia Gray
4.15.18
tv
tv

The Best Part of 'The Americans' Is Its Brutally Strong Women

Elizabeth and Paige Jennings are archetypes of female resilience.
Kara Weisenstein
4.12.18
martin luther king jr.
martin luther king jr.

The Strange, Tangled Web of Assassination Plots Against MLK

Before he was actually murdered, the civil rights legend was targeted for at least a decade by vile racists of all stripes, according to a new account.
Seth Ferranti
4.4.18
High Wire
High Wire

The Mystery of the Terrifying Xanax Resurgence in America

Pharmaceutical marketing is often said to be a key cause of the opioid crisis. That doesn't explain the deadly rise of benzos.
Maia Szalavitz
3.28.18
XANXIETY
XANXIETY

The Great American Xanax Legacy

How the drug went from a medication for Middle America to being glorified by a range of hip-hop artists.
Drew Millard
3.26.18
politics
politics

Trump Bragged About Lying to Justin Trudeau’s Face

“I didn’t even know. … I had no idea. I just said ‘You’re wrong.’”
Mack Lamoureux
3.15.18
Vice Guide to Right Now
Vice Guide to Right Now

Watch New Declassified Footage of a Navy Encounter With a UFO

If you’re wondering whether Blink 182 is somehow involved in this, the answer is ‘yes, of course they are.’
Mack Lamoureux
3.13.18