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Occupy Is Back and It's Coming for ICE

Turns out grinding the gears of America's immigration system to a halt is way easier than taking down the 1 percent.
Matt Taylor
6.26.18
Interviews

Protesting Is Broken, Says One of the Founders of Occupy Wall Street

Micah White talks about the failure of the Occupy movement, how to hack elections, and why Trump is more revolutionary than Sanders.
Tomas Urbina
4.1.16
vice meets

Taking Drawing Lessons from Artist and Journalist Molly Crabapple

We sit down with the prolific artist, writer, and activist Molly Crabapple to chat about her career and learn a thing or two.
VICE Staff
12.11.15
Music

JD Samson's Life After MEN

JD Samson's queer art and music collective MEN has decided to call it quits, so we spoke to the queer icon about what's next.
John Norris
1.10.15
News

Is Occupy Hong Kong Coming to an End?

If somebody doesn't step up to readjust Occupy Hong Kong's paradigm—and soon—the movement will surely flatline.
Brendon Hong
12.3.14
News

Inside the Burnaby Mountain Protest Camp

Journalist Erin Flegg went to the mountaintop protest camp trying to block a pipeline that would allow the Alberta oil sands to send nearly 600,000 more barrels of oil to B.C. per day.
Erin Flegg
11.26.14
News

On the Ground at Hong Kong’s Occupy Central Protests

Following a full week of student strikes, an estimated 200,000 protestors poured into the city’s financial district surrounding government buildings to demand democracy.
Isobel Yeung
9.29.14
News

Young Mothers Have Occupied Some Empty London Flats to Protest Homelessness

With the city's housing shortage at crisis point, a group of young moms have taken matters into their own hands by squatting in abandoned housing in the olympic village.
Fran Singh, Photos: Oscar Webb
9.23.14
News

The Pentagon Is Giving Grenade Launchers to Campus Police

With help from the Pentagon, colleges across the United States are buying military-grade weapons, and putting campuses into perpetual lockdown.
Hannah K. Gold
9.5.14
News

Retired Cop Ray Lewis Blames Corporate America for the Situation in Ferguson

In 2011, veteran Philadelphia police officer Ray Lewis became a mascot for the non-hippies at Occupy Wall Street. Last week he brought his colorful brand of activism to Ferguson.
Sam Koebrich
8.25.14
Travel

These Scottish Truthers Think Pretty Much All Laws Are Invalid

When you combine conspiracy theories and dodgy legal advice you get the Scottish Sovereigns, a group that's is convinced that you can ignore most laws if you don't go by the name on your ID. Or something. It's pretty confusing.
Patrick Ferry
7.3.14
News

Will Julian Assange Be Moving to a Squatters’ Settlement in Brazil?

On May 14, a leader of Brazil’s Landless Workers’ Movement met with Julian Assange in London's Ecuadorian embassy to discuss ways in which Latin American social movements could assist Wikileaks. The leader told Assange, "If you need asylum in Brazil...
Benjamin Dangl
5.22.14
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