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Sex Workers Explain How They Deal with Clients They Don't Like

From conflicting religious viewpoints to political beliefs, sex workers tell us how they deal with the unsavory convictions of some clients.
Andre Shakti
VICE Does America

What I Learned as a Black Man Traveling Through the Terrifying Heart of America

As I traveled the nation for VICE, I saw some Americans yearning for a time that had long since passed, a time that they barely understood, a time that was defined by white supremacy.
Wilbert L. Cooper

LeBron Reportedly Advised Justin Bieber to Turn Away $5 Million Performance at the RNC—Sad!

LeBron James just may have saved elfin Canadian pop star Justin Bieber from committing political hari-kari last week.
Liam Daniel Pierce
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

The Best and Worst Bootleg Campaign Swag of 2016

Capitalism was at work at the Democratic and Republican national conventions this summer.
Pete Voelker
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

I Tried to Get Milo Yiannopoulos to Convert Me to a Gay Trump Supporter

The infamous online troll and media personality tells us how he can support a VP and party with overtly homophobic politics.
Allie Conti
Longreads Or Whatever

72 Hours in Cleveland: Searching for Rock 'n' Roll in Donald Trump's America

Punks, prophets, and Kid Rock: the Republican National Convention was one of the weirdest events in the history of the United States. Where do we go from here?
Jeff Weiss
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Bun B's Convention Dispatch Three: Good Riddance, Cleveland

VICE's political correspondent bids farewell to the RNC.
Bun B
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Donald Trump Would Win the Election Today, According to FiveThirtyEight

Nate Silver and his team of data journalists give Trump a 56.7 percent chance of winning the election in a new short-term poll, following the Republican National Convention.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Reflecting on the RNC's Blindness to Police Brutality

Speaker after speaker at the Republican convention said don't question the cops, and if you do talk about them, make sure it's unconditional praise.
Stan Donaldson

What Drives Gay Republicans into the Closet?

For closeted Republicans, the RNC is a mecca of gay sex. Michael Rogers—the pioneering blogger who outed the worst anti-gay politicians in America—knows a thing or two about what drives their secrecy.
Tyler Trykowski
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

What Republicans Think of Kanye West

I decided to ask Republican delegates from all over the country if they needed Yeezus the way Kathy Lee needed Regis.
Wilbert L. Cooper
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Here’s What Jon Stewart Had to Say About Trump and the RNC

The entire thing is worth a watch, although seeing Jon Stewart back on his game does make his absence hurt a bit.
VICE Staff