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Features

When Metal Festivals Get Political, It Feels Like Utopia

This year's edition of beloved Dutch metal fest Roadburn was about something bigger than music, which only added to its magic.
Kim Kelly
5.22.18
Premieres

Anarchist Black Metallers Dawn Ray'd Want to Spark a Revolution

Stream the Liverpudlian trio's extraordinary new full-length,'The Unlawful Assembly,' and ready yourselves for the coming class war.
Kim Kelly
9.6.17
Syria

The 'Most Feminist Revolution the World Has Ever Witnessed'

In Rojava, a Kurdish anarchist collective led by women is at the heart of the fight with ISIS, and behind a political upheaval putting equality front and centre.
Carne Ross
7.24.17
Premieres

Portland Metal Punks Satanarchist Fire a Warning Shot with 'First Against the Wall'

Stream the ripping, politically-charged new album from these furious Pacific Northwestern anarchist metalheads.
Kim Kelly
5.31.17
Anarchists

​Portland Anarchists Are Rebelling Against the Lazy Government by Fixing Roads

When radical left-wing politics meets civic responsibility.
Eve Peyser
3.15.17
Holy Shit

Canadian Crust Punks Storm of Sedition Go Off the Grid on Their Furious New 'Decivilize' LP

Listen to this Victoria, BC collective's newest batch of anti-civilization, anarchist black metal/death/crust anthems.
Kim Kelly
4.1.16
Pictureplane

Why You Should Put a Black Magic Hex on a Corporation This Halloween, According to Pictureplane

"Doing these acts of subversion against corporations is like shamanic violence—violence that is healing."
Michelle Lhooq
10.30.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Why Did Lily Allen Just Follow a Bunch of Anarchist Twitter Accounts?

The Tory-hating pop star seems to have outed herself as an anarcho-syndicalist.
Simon Childs
8.4.15
News

English Anarchists Have Been Caught Up in an Anti-Terrorism Police Crackdown

As the police search for the people responsible for a spate of attacks on property, anybody who calls themselves an anarchist in the town of Bristol seems to be under suspicion.
Philip Kleinfeld
1.14.15
News

Greece Was Taken Over by Rioting Again This Weekend

Protesters gathered in honor of the 2008 killing of Alexandros Grigoropoulos by cops in Athens.
VICE Greece
12.8.14
Stuff

This Teen Wants to Abolish School as We Know It

Modern schools are like prisons, stifling children's creativity and destroying their will to learn. This 19-year-old, who's already written two books on the subject, says we should get rid of them.
Charles Davis
8.20.14
News

Prisoner Sent to Solitary for Having "Copious Amounts of Anarchist Publications"

Illinois inmate Mark "Migs" Neiweem got put in a tiny cell with a white supremacist, all because he wrote stuff like, "Love + Peace + Equality = Anarchism."
Will Potter
10.18.13
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