Late Capitalism

Billionaires Are Raging and the Minimum Wage Is on the Ballot

The super rich just had their best year ever. There's also an election on Tuesday.
Matt Taylor
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Colorado's 'Mad Pooper' Might Have a Number Two

The Arkansas "Shit Bandit" could be a copycat.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Guide to Right Now

No Ten Commandments Monument Is Safe from the Wrath of Michael Reed

In 2014, he destroyed a Ten Commandments statue in Oklahoma. On Wednesday, he came for one in Arkansas.
Drew Schwartz
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump warns of 'major conflict' with North Korea, Michelle Obama says she won't seek office, Arkansas executes fourth death row prisoner in eight days, and more.
VICE Staff
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump backs away from border wall demand, North Korea conducts live-fire military exercises, Arkansas carries out back-to-back executions, and more.
VICE Staff
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Prosecutors mull charges to arrest Assange, one cop killed in ISIS-claimed attack in Paris, Arkansas carries out first execution since 2005, and more.
VICE Staff
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump moves on visa rules for foreign workers, British prime minister calls for general election, Supreme Court blocks Arkansas execution, and more.
VICE Staff

These Are the Seven Men Arkansas Plans to Kill Over 11 Days

Why the hurry? Expiring execution drugs.
Maurice Chammah

Arkansas Is Fixated on Abortions No One Is Having

Despite rampant sexism in America, my home state seems to believe there's only one threat to women and girls: mothers who want to abort them.
Monica Potts

What It's Like to Answer Phones for the 'Jerry Springer Show'

A former employee explains how she dealt with calls from people who slept with their daughters' boyfriends or wanted to reveal their fetishes in front of a studio audience.
Allie Conti

The Story Behind an Infamous Escobar Cartel Assassination

Barry Seal made a killing selling drugs for the Ochoa brothers, but after being outed as a key DEA informant, he was a marked man.
Seth Ferranti

We Really, Really Don't Know How Many Lost and Stolen Guns There Are in America

The inspection of one gun dealer in Arkansas turned up thousands of missing or stolen weapons, raising the question of whether the feds know anything at all about how many guns are floating around in the ether.
Alex Yablon