Judaism

food news

America's First Legit Weed Cafe Has Nearby Synagogue Worried About the Contact High

The city of Los Angeles has approved a cannabis cafe, but the attendees of Congregation Kol Ami don't want to be neighbors.
Jelisa Castrodale
4 hours ago
comedy

Ari Shaffir Is Tearing Down God in His New Stand-Up Hour

We spoke to comedian Ari Shaffir about exploring religion and identity in a time of political correctness.
Nick Rose
8.22.18
The United Kingdom

London's Ultra-Orthodox Jews Are Moving to Brexit-land

What happens when the deepest, whitest island in the south meets its new neighbours – the only colony of Haredi Jews outside of London?
Gavin Haynes
6.6.18
YouTube

This Guy Taught a Pug to Heil Hitler and Was Convicted of a Hate Crime

The "professional shitposter" who goes by the name Count Dankula could wind up behind bars for up to six months.
Drew Schwartz
3.20.18
Hanukkah

I Invented Three New Ways to Get Drunk with a Dreidel

This is how to transform the classic Jewish children's toy into a shitshow.
Beckett Mufson
12.13.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Why Was an Artist Allowed to Film Naked Tag Inside a Nazi Gas Chamber?

Jewish groups are asking the Polish president to condemn Artur Żmijewski's art film after discovering it was shot at a former concentration camp in Poland.
Drew Schwartz
12.1.17
Life and Death

I Spent a Night Watching over a Dead Person

I learnt what it takes to be a shomrim – someone who keeps dead people company in the days before their funeral.
Sara Silvennoinen
6.8.17
hate

The Disturbing Spike in Anti-Semitism at Northern California Schools

Bay-area teachers and staff are struggling to address a massive increase in hate targeting Jewish students.
Max Cherney
5.25.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

New York Teen Charged in Synagogue Fire

It's still unclear if anti-Semitism had a hand in the crime's motivation.
Drew Schwartz
5.17.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

LIVE: Trump Offers Remarks at the Holocaust Memorial Museum

The president is set to deliver remarks in DC for the Week of Remembrance at 11:20 AM EST.
VICE Staff
4.25.17
Religion

Ex-Clergy Explain How They Realized There Is No God

"I certainly do not hate the Church... I do, however, think that they are wasting a lot of time, effort, and money on nonsense."
Annie Armstrong
4.19.17
THE LOOKING GLASS ISSUE

Seventy-Two Hours at the Hasidic Burning Man

Redeem your soul, stock up on groceries, or simply dance, dance, dance to the ecstatic music proclaiming God's—and Rebbe Nachman's—eternal greatness.
Ross Ufberg
4.3.17
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