How to Keep Armed Militias Out of Your City
“The 'violent left' has never been anywhere near as well armed or trained as the ‘violent right.”
Anti-Immigrant Vigilantes Are Rebranding as Free-Speech Defenders
Groups with a legacy of armed border patrols and anti-government militancy are finding new life under Donald Trump.
What Right-Wing Militants Are Hoping for After a Government Collapse
We talked to Three Percenters and experts on the modern militia movement about their nebulous vision of a future many Americans want nothing to do with.
Armed Militias Have a Choice to Make After Charlottesville
One prominent group has issued a "stand down order," saying it feared being associated with racist protesters.
Confronting Racism and White Nostalgia on Cliven Bundy's Ranch
The Nevada rancher wants to break all the rules in a game that's been fixed for him.
Wilbert L. Cooper
Everything We Learned from Embedding with an American Militia
What motivates a bunch of white guys to go into the woods and practice military drills?
Inside the Michigan Militia
VICE's Ben Makuch investigates the state of militia groups in Michigan and explores the driving force behind the militia movement today.
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election
How Donald Trump Won Nevada's Cliven Bundy Vote
If Ted Cruz can't win Bunkerville, where can he win?
Are the Patriot Groups from Our HBO Episode 'We the People' a Real Threat to You?
Is the current occupation in Oregon an active armed insurgency, or a bunch of dudes camping in a backwoods visitor center?
What Are Armed Militiamen Really Doing in That Oregon Wildlife Refuge?
The Bundy Revolution doesn't seem to be catching on.
The Outta My Way, I’m Walking Here Issue
The Deadly Battle over Colombia’s Precious Metals
Mining operations are often intertwined—voluntarily or otherwise—with Colombia's criminal underworld. Many mines pay an extortion tax to whichever armed group is in charge of the region.
We Embedded with the Azov Battalion While They Trained and Conducted a Patrol
The group is allegedly linked to neo-Nazism.