families

Parents

People Described the Weirdest Lies Their Parents Told Them as Kids

"For some reason, my dad told me that he gave birth to me."
Iva Parađanin
11.23.18
soccer

Dad Shoves Kid Goalie to Make a Save

Sometimes, just standing around on the sidelines isn't enough. You've got to get a piece of the action.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.8.18
Views My Own

I've Helped Separate Kids from Parents in Court, So I Know How Awful It Is

The job was among the hardest things I’ve ever had to do.
Issac J. Bailey
6.22.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Crying Girl in This Viral Photo Wasn't Actually Separated from Her Family

The photo became a symbol of the current family separation crisis on the US-Mexico border.
Drew Schwartz
6.22.18
Homelessness

What It's Like to Rebound as a Young, Homeless Mother

With affordable housing facing a crunch under Trump, it's harder than ever for young families to cope. Still, some find the support they need.
Sonja Sharp
2.21.18
Broadly

The Mothers and Daughters Who Marched on Washington Together

"I thought it was very important to support my daughter, and all daughters of the world—not just for women's rights, but all rights."
Darragh Dandurand
1.23.17
vice shorts

This Heartbreaking Short Film Perfectly Depicts the Pain of Losing a Parent

We spoke to filmmaker Jim Cummings about his award-winning film 'Thunder Road' and how he got the rights to use the Springsteen classic that inspired it.
Jeffrey Bowers
7.20.16
Stuff

Does Living with a Step- or Half-Sibling Make Children More Aggressive?

A recent study found that children who live with step- or half-siblings are more likely to behave aggressively than kids who don't. We got in touch with the lead researcher to figure out why.
Sophie Saint Thomas
4.2.16
VICE INTL

The Cost of Dying in Greece

Due to the economy it's hard enough to live in Greece, but exorbitant burial costs, limited cemetery space, and endless bureaucracy make dying almost as difficult.
VICE Staff
10.30.15
vice shorts

Watch This Powerful Short Film About a Violent Family

Kat Candler's "Hellion" packs a lot of emotion into six minutes.
Jeffrey Bowers
9.4.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Science Says Having a Kid Is One of the Crappiest Things That Can Happen to You

By some measures, new parents are more miserable than people grieving their spouses.
Mike Pearl
8.12.15
Stuff

Stephen Harper’s Procreation Awards, or: Is the Prime Minister a Goddamn Anarchist?

I don't have access to a baby but can I have all my tax dollars back anyway?
Justin Ling
7.21.15
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