MORMONS

Religion

I Spent a Weird (and Homophobic) Day Trying to Follow God's Will

Inspired by the show 'God Friended Me,' I tried to change my life by following the instructions of the big man upstairs.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
10.1.18
Holidays

Inside Milktoberfest: The Mormon Alternative to Oktoberfest

For its second year, the dry campus of Brigham Young University celebrated the annual holiday with a whole lot of chocolate milk.
Justin Caffier
10.8.17
Interviews

Mormon Marriage Rituals Are Exposed! in This Band's New Video

Salt Lake City's Muzzle Tung discusses Utah's weird sexist religious culture, UFOs, and something called "Levi lovin'."
Joshua Schneider
5.10.17
polygamy

Polygamist Parents Have Been Convicted of Child Trafficking in BC

For the first time ever, members of Canada’s most notorious polygamist colony were found guilty of taking their 13-year-old daughter to the US for sexual purposes.
Sarah Berman
2.4.17
News

Why I Left a Polygamist Colony but Stayed in My Plural Marriage

With British Columbia polygamists on trial, we spoke to a woman who left the church but fought to keep her family together.
Sarah Berman
12.11.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Eight out of ten Trump supporters think paying taxes is a civic duty, a judge dismisses a lawsuit over police tactics in Ferguson, the NRA responds to the Kardashian robbery with sarcastic tweets, and more.
VICE Staff
10.4.16
VICE PROFILES

What Life Is Like After Leaving a Notorious Mormon Polygamist Sect

VICE meets three young women who explain why they left Warren Jeffs's Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and talk about the struggle to build a new life.
VICE Staff
9.1.16
News

Anti-Vaccine Couple Found Guilty in Toddler’s Death Must Post Ruling to Facebook

A week after the sentencing, their fervent alternative medicine followers haven't seen the real results.
Sarah Berman
6.29.16
VICE PROFILES

How One Man Is Dealing with Life After Leaving His Family's Polygamist Cult

After being banished from Salt Lake City's polygamist Mormon group the Kingston Clan, Joe Robinson tries to build a new life for himself with the help of former clan members.
VICE Staff
6.9.16
News

How Mormons Are Leading Utah's Fight for Medical Marijuana

The Church presents a tricky obstacle for patients and advocates in this deeply conservative state.
Madison Margolin
3.8.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Donald Trump sweeps to victory in Nevada, US officials discovered 14 potential new cases of the Zika virus, Kofi Annan has called for drugs to be legalized for personal use, and more.
VICE Staff
2.24.16
Travel

Why I'm Never Going Back to the Mormon Church

Although I left the LDS years ago, I went to the church's recent Hill Cumorah Pageant, a flashy spectacle designed to tell the origin story of Mormonism and convert new members.
Rachel Velamur
7.22.15
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