occult

Photos

Thirty-One Photographers Share Their Spookiest Images in Time for Halloween

Curator Jon Feinstein compiles some of his favourite contemporary occult images.
Jon Feinstein
10.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Canada Arrests Modern Day Woman For Witchcraft

Yes Canada still has witchcraft laws, but they’re probably not what you think.
Mack Lamoureux
10.22.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dozens of Brooklyn 'Antifa Witches' Are Planning to Put a 'Hex' on Kavanaugh

Armed with coffin nails, effigies, and dirt from a graveyard, they'll be casting a spell "all about causing suffering"—just in time for Halloween!
Drew Schwartz
10.15.18
HORROR

The Weird and Mystical World of Sleepwalking

Throughout history, sleepwalkers have cooked meals, rode motorcycles, and committed murders—and it happens to far more of us than we think.
Jak Hutchcraft
9.21.18
Religion

These Occult Exorcists Say the Catholic Church Makes Demons Worse

If the person in need of an exorcism isn't a Christian, then why do you have to call a Catholic priest?
Jason Bunch
6.15.18
The Evolving Face of Hate

Racists Are Threatening to Take Over Paganism

The growing presence of racists in American Pagan communities threatens to tear the faith apart.
Sarah Lyons
4.2.18
Photos

Inside a Creepy Old Vancouver House Full of Dead Bodies

They’re mostly taxidermied animals, but there’s also a human skeleton named Cecilia.
Sarah Berman
10.23.17
Interviews

UK Doom Legends Pagan Altar Find Life After Death

Ahead of their final live performance, stream the band's final studio album, ‘The Room of Shadows,’ and delve into their long, strange history.
Sarah Kitteringham
8.21.17
Books

Hitler Used Werewolves, Vampires, and Astrology to Brainwash Germany

'Hitler’s Monsters' is a new book that examines the surprisingly deep connection between Nazis and the supernatural.
J. W. McCormack
6.30.17
Stuff

The Satanic Temple Opened Its New Headquarters in Salem

The New England town has come to nurture a culture that is far more inclusive and tolerant of fringe religions than its reputation might suggest.
Leyland DeVito
9.24.16
Stuff

Meeting the UK's Top Pagan Police Officer

Andy Pardy is the founder of the Police Pagan Association, which has essentially become an occult investigation team, investigating ritualistic displays and horse maimings.
Max Daly
9.14.16
Internet Exploring

Is Kanye West in a Sex Cult?

We have gone into the bowels of the rap internet to bring you this serious analysis.
Phil Witmer
6.2.16
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