seattle

Weed Week

If You're Not Smoking Out of a Unicorn Bowl, You're Doing It Wrong

Seattle ceramics artist Katie Marks also makes tiny, smokeable kitten and geode pipes.
Kara Weisenstein
4.17.19
Late Capitalism

‘Privacy Is Becoming a Luxury’: What Data Leaks Are Like for the Poor

"I felt like my identity or whatever didn't matter to them."
Elizabeth Brico
3.14.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Local News Editor Got Fired for Warping Trump's Face on Live TV

You may have lost your job, but you have won our lifelong admiration.
River Donaghey
1.11.19
Work

Five Million People Got a Much-Needed Raise for the New Year

Thanks to increases in the minimum wage across the United States, low-wage workers will collectively bring in $5.4 billion USD more in 2019 than they did in 2018.
FREE Staff
1.3.19
Sports

The NHL Is Getting Another Franchise

Sorry Quebec City, it’s not you.
Josh Visser
12.4.18
Late Capitalism

Amazon Has New York Afraid of Becoming Seattle on Steroids

Higher rent. More tech bros. And a massive monopoly beloved by the people who run things getting a ton of tax breaks. Can it be stopped?
Ankita Rao
12.4.18
Late Capitalism

Forcing Bosses to Pay More Works, and It's Spreading

The most credible argument against a $15 minimum wage is collapsing.
Matt Taylor
10.24.18
News

Everything We Know About Richard Russell, the Man Who Stole and Crashed a Plane

The 29-year-old rambled about "sweet nothings" and doing "barrel rolls" to air traffic control before crashing the plane into an island in Washington.
Drew Schwartz
8.13.18
New music

Mudhoney Snarl Through "Paranoid Core," Confirm First New Album in 5 Years

'Digital Garbage' is out via Sub Pop on September 28.
Alex Robert Ross
7.10.18
News

What Seattle’s Failed Amazon Tax Means for Vancouver

Both cities face rising inequality and homelessness, but efforts to tax extreme wealth may end differently.
Jamie Maxwell
6.13.18
Views My Own

Amazon Is Too Big to Tax and It's Terrifying

The mega corporation led by the richest man in the world is flexing its political muscle more than ever. You should be worried.
Matt Taylor
6.13.18
Desus & Mero

Guy at Far-Right Rally Tries, Tries, Tries, Fails to Rip Up Anti-Fascist Sign

The fingerless gloves aren't helping, dude.
Sarah Bellman
5.4.18
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