safe spaces

The Power and Privilege Issue

Safe Spaces

Out of despair, students of colour seek meaningful ways to reflect on national politics and social injustice on their own terms.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
10.18.18
Op-Ed

Men Forcefully Kissing Artists Onstage Is Harmful Bullshit

A garbage human tried to kiss Alvvays' Molly Rankin onstage recently.
Sarah MacDonald
9.20.17
Noisey Guides

The Noisey Guide to Staying Safe as a Non-Cisgender Person in Music

Prioritizing the safety of trans, non-binary, and additional marginalized people in music scenes has and always will be crucial.
VICE Staff
6.29.17
Woke Dad

My Un-Woke Dad Tries to Explain Safe Spaces

In this column, we ask our dads about politically correct terms and issues.
Hannah Ewens
5.17.17
Features

Black Promoters Are Taking Back Chicago's Nightlife

Musicians and event creators are fighting systematic racism by creating spaces for themselves.
Britt Julious
4.27.17
LGBTQ

Gay Bars Can be Mind-Bogglingly Racist

We decided to take a look at how unsafe "safe spaces" have been in the last 12 months.
Mikelle Street
4.22.17
LGBTQ

When It Comes to Gentrification, LGBTQ People are Both Victim and Perpetrator

The role queer people—and especially white queers—play in the history of urban inequality is thorny, to say the least
Peter Moskowitz
3.16.17
DeMarcus Cousins

The Sacramento Bee Calls Out DeMarcus Cousins for Bullying Reporters

The newspaper released a video of Cousins lashing out at reporters for unfavorable coverage.
Dave Brown
12.19.16
Features

It’s Time to Start Thinking About How Queer Nightlife Can Move Forward Under Trump

How the rave scene responds to crisis is what really matters.
Michelle Lhooq
12.1.16
Stuff

Does London's Drag Scene Have a Race Problem?

Too often, laughs from white audiences seem to be prioritized over the comfort and dignity of ethnic minority punters.
Josh Lee
8.17.16
club culture

Why I Took Off All My Clothes at Arca’s Party in Brooklyn Last Week

Getting naked was my way to reclaim clubbing from the putrid claws of heteronormativity, turning it back into a safe space for artists, weirdos and queers.
Lindsey Leonard
12.14.15
The Crown and Sceptre Issue

Criminals and Refugees Are Seeking Sanctuary in Churches, and Governments Have No Idea What to Do

Holy spaces are still safe spaces for many on the run.
Mark Hay
11.10.15
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