rich people


Only the Rich Can Afford Average Homes in Toronto and Vancouver

Nevermind buying a house—you have to make $94K to get an average condo in Vancouver, $75K in Toronto.
Anne Gaviola

Why You Shouldn't Date Rich People if You're Broke

It’s easy to think of shagging someone well-off as a form of redistributive justice, but you need to be honest about where the power lies.
Alex Moore

What I Learned About Millionaires at Vancouver’s International Boat Show

Turns out most attendees aren’t insanely rich, they’re just faking it for the ‘gram.
Laura Bell
Views My Own

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Plan to Tax the Rich Is the Opposite of Radical

Her idea of a 70 percent tax on income above $10 million isn't wild, and wouldn't pay for everything the left wants. But that's the wrong way to think about it.
David Dayen

Is Denver's Airport Trolling Conspiracy Theorists or HIDING ALIENS?

Is it a meeting place for the global elite, who will hole up in tunnels beneath its runways when the world ends, or do they just want you to believe that?
Luke Winkie
Views My Own

Trump's Eyeing Another Huge Tax Cut for the Rich and It's Probably Illegal

The last one barely passed Congress and was a huge giveaway to the rich, but that doesn't mean Republicans are done helping their donors.
Matt Taylor
Late Capitalism

The Rich People in Your City Have Even More Money Than You Think

A fresh report shows in terrifying detail how we're living in a "new Gilded age."
Allie Conti
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Barbra Streisand Cloned Her Dead Dog Twice

You're living in 2018, Barbra Streisand is living in 2028.
Katherine Gillespie
Tracking Trump's Congress

Trump's Tax Fight Could Look a Lot Like the War Over Healthcare

The president's broad framework leaves all the details up to the same Republicans in Congress who failed disastrously over and over again to destroy a law they hate.
Mark Hay

Rich People Feel Really, Really Bad About Being Rich

A new book explores the anxieties that come along with affluence. I asked the author why regular people should care.
Allie Conti
comic books

What Superheroes Should Really Be Doing with Their Cash

There’s more to helping the world beyond putting on a suit.
Noel Ransome
Very Bad Things

All of the Awful People You Meet Working in a Luxury Car Dealership

Watching 20-year-olds drop six figures on wheels comes with unhealthy doses of resentment and misogyny.
Sarah Berman