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Long Walks Were the Antidote to My Fear of Failure

The meditation of walking in a city is not as internal as that of hiking. You do not lose yourself in the silence; rather, you melt into the physical beat of observation.
Judnick Mayard
5.13.19
DEEP DIVE - CREATED WITH JAMESON WHISKEY

Downtown Manhattan in the 1970s Was New York’s Golden Era for Nightlife

Artists, models, and revelers remember a gloriously liberated decade of going out and making art—and the legendary watering holes that made it possible.
Dan Q. Dao
2.22.19
Cannabis

New York's Bodega Owners Want to Sell Legal Weed

Recreational marijuana isn't yet legal in New York State, but corner stores are already angling for a piece of the action.
Alex Norcia
2.22.19
Culture

Get Ready to Binge This True Crime Podcast About a Vigilante Private Eye

The trailer for 'Conviction' premieres exclusively on VICE.
Kara Weisenstein
1.24.19
Photo

Gritty Photos of New York Nightlife in the Early 90s

Jacob Fuglsang Mikkelsen branded himself as the Holden Caulfield of the avant-garde party scene.
Miss Rosen
1.11.19
Culture

Dapper Dan Once Made a Name Knocking Off Gucci. Now They're Paying to Tell His Story

How a feud between the high fashion brand and the iconic designer became an unlikely friendship.
Taylor Hosking
1.11.19
Work

Five Million People Got a Much-Needed Raise for the New Year

Thanks to increases in the minimum wage across the United States, low-wage workers will collectively bring in $5.4 billion USD more in 2019 than they did in 2018.
FREE Staff
1.3.19
Late Capitalism

Amazon's Anti-Union Past Is Coming Back to Bite It

"We have asked the company to provide air conditioning for us, but they told us that the robots inside can’t work in cold weather."
Ankita Rao
12.13.18
climate change

The Left Thinks a 'Green New Deal' Could Save Earth and Destroy the GOP

A far-reaching new policy aims to reduce emissions, give everyone jobs, and convince rural voters to side with the Democrats, all at the same time.
Geoff Dembicki
12.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

We Talked to the Heckler Who Told Louis C.K. to Take His Dick Out at the Comedy Cellar

"I am four feet away from him, and I yell: ‘Get your dick out!’ He looks at me and makes direct eye contact and says, ‘What?’ And I say: ‘Get your fucking dick out.’"
Drew Schwartz
12.5.18
Invisible Jobs

What It’s Like to Be a Woman Working in Construction

Solid union wages are a big draw—and a great equalizer—but being the only woman on a 500-person crew comes with its own set of challenges.
Anita Hamilton
12.4.18
Views My Own

Despite Everything, I Still Love New York

The city isn't the same. That doesn't mean we should give up on it.
Allison Hope
12.3.18
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