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11 Albums You Should Buy on Bandcamp Right Now to Support the ACLU

Bandcamp has pledged to donate 100 percent​ of its profits today to the ACLU, and buddy, have we got some album suggestions for you!
Noisey Staff
2.3.17
Travel

This Globe-Trotting Brain Surgeon Says Doctors Are Doing Medical Missions Wrong

"You can't just go down there, drop some money, do a photo-op, and come back," Rahul Jandial says about doctors who travel to hospitals in poor countries.
VICE Staff
9.25.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Colorado City Is Using Tax Money from Weed to Help the Homeless

The city of Aurora, Colorado, will put some of its pot cash to good use by channeling $1.5 million of cannabis sales tax revenue toward helping the homeless.
VICE Staff
5.13.16
Travel

How a Pink and White Bus Is Protecting Sex Workers in Paris

Because of French laws criminalizing sex work, many prostitutes in Paris do their work hidden in the woods. L'Association Les Amis du Bus des Femmes brings the resources directly to them by way of their bus.
Beau Flemister
10.12.15
Photo

VICE Exclusive Preview: Jaimie Warren at American Medium

Tonight at American Medium, an ambitious startup gallery in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn, artist Jaimie Warren will unveil the bizarre and amazing results of her latest community art initiative.
Matthew Leifheit
8.9.15
Post Mortem

Non-Profit Mortuaries Are Helping Cash-Strapped Families Honor Their Dead

Non-profit funeral homes have popped up across the country to ensure that grieving people don't get price-gouged after the death of a loved one.
Simon Davis
6.22.15
Stuff

Artist Paul McCarthy Designed Surreal Skate Decks for Charity

The absurdist artist collaborated with nonprofit Skateistan to sell his work in order to raise money for Africa's first skate school.
Zach Sokol
3.9.15
Photo

A Free Art School in New York Held a Nacho-Filled Fundraiser

The Bruce High Quality Fou​ndation's BHQFU held a party to celebrate its new status as a nonprofit. There was cheese dip.
Katherine Tarpinian
11.12.14
Photo

The Googlization of Art

Spanish artist Mario M. Santamaría scours Google's Art Project for glimpses of the hardware behind the service.
Ben Valentine
7.23.14
Photo

Dustin Yellin: From Hijacking Golf Carts to Building Brooklyn's Art Utopia

The 2014 VICE Photo Show is being held at Pioneer Works in Red Hook, Brooklyn, so we talked to Dustin Yellin to find out what makes this impossibly ambitious project work, against impossible odds.
Gideon Jacobs
7.8.14
Food

A North Korean Feast in Manhattan with Recent Defector Joo Yang

Joo Yang, a 23-year-old defector, has brought along some smuggled ingredients from her home country’s black market.
Jakob Dorof
7.7.14
WEEDIQUETTE

My Friend John Was Slow Because He Was Illiterate, Not Because He Smoked Weed

John and I smoked weed together every day, but I didn't know he was illiterate until we both worked as summer canvassers for a shitty nonprofit environmental organization.
T. Kid
6.1.14
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