Minorities

education

Stop Putting Minority Kids in ESL Classes if They Don’t Need It

Apparently if you’re young and a visible minority, you belong in an English as a Second Language class.
Hadeel Abdel-Nabi
3.12.18
University

University Asks Black Student to Prove Minorities Exist on Campus

University of Waterloo asked Fiqir Worku—who was trying to develop services for racialized minorities—to collect information on the school’s racial demographics by herself.
Premila D'Sa
11.22.17
Features

Black Promoters Are Taking Back Chicago's Nightlife

Musicians and event creators are fighting systematic racism by creating spaces for themselves.
Britt Julious
4.27.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

What We Know About the Alleged Dylann Roof Wannabe

Benjamin McDowell reportedly tried to buy a gun off an undercover agent, saying he wanted to commit a racially motivated attack "in the spirit of Dylann Roof."
Lauren Messman
2.17.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Nine people were killed and 40 more were injured in Chicago gun violence over the weekend, LAX was evacuated after police received false reports of gunshots, the US accepts its 10,000th Syrian refugee, and more.
VICE Staff
8.29.16
Health

'Blue/Orange' Is a Play About Black Men’s Mental Health, Brought to Life by a Former DJ

It's been 16 years since this play was first staged, and it remains a crucial and urgent a depiction of race, mental health, ethnocentricity, and power.
Olivia Marks
5.18.16
Stuff

I Go to the Worst College in America

The problems here are like a case study for higher education.
Jo Becker
10.6.15
News

We Talked to People Who Knew 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice About His Death at the Hands of Cleveland Cops

An alleged eyewitness, Rice's art teacher, and a former Cleveland cop weigh in.
Zach Schwartz
12.1.14
News

Why Is the Islamic State Trying to Eradicate Iraq's Yazidi Minority?

For the past week, the world's gaze has been fixed on northern Iraq, where the Islamic State is besieging, scattering, and starving out the Yazidis, an ethno-religious minority on the run.
Mark Hay
8.13.14
The Mistakes Issue

I Wanna Riot

Hated minorities.
Yasmin Sahni
12.1.03