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LGBTQ

Snapchat's Gender-Swapping Photo Filters Can Result in Real Transphobia

"There’s a fine line between encouraging people to take gender less seriously and not considering trans realities."
Serena Sonoma
5.16.19
The Truth and Lies Issue

Social Media Is Ruining Our Memories

Documenting our lives for Snapchat and Instagram can decrease the likelihood of retaining those moments as a significant memory.
Eda Yu
3.15.19
Sex

A Guide to Responding to Nudes, for Straight Men

Because you need it.
Emma Garland
11.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can Now Use 'Snapcrap' to Report Piles of Literal Shit on SF's Streets

It works just like Snapchat—only instead of sending bathroom selfies to your friends, you can DM photos of dookie straight to the local government.
Drew Schwartz
10.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Some Assholes Changed New York City to 'Jewtropolis' on Snapchat's Map

The anti-Semitic hack also showed up on apps like CitiBike and StreetEasy.
River Donaghey
8.30.18
Social Media

I Posted My Own Nudes on Instagram Before My Ex Could

"If anyone was going to be posting my naked photos​, it was going to be me, and I was going to get paid for it."
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
7.24.18
Dating

How Not to Ruin a New Relationship Via Social Media

How to be in a healthy relationship on Instagram, Snapchat and beyond.
Allison Tierney
5.4.18
London Murders

Why London's Teenagers Are Killing Each Other

Today, the Home Office launches a new strategy to deal with youth violence – but is it focusing on the right driving causes?
Max Daly
4.9.18
Desus & Mero

This Walmart Employee Shows Us How Not to Quit a Job

If you're going to quit your job, maybe don't leave in a police car.
Sarah Bellman
4.5.18
Webbys

VICE Is Nominated for 30 Webby Awards

We need your help to win all those shiny metal springs.
VICE Staff
4.3.18
Noisey News

Rihanna Responds to Snapchat's Domestic Abuse-Referencing Ad

In a statement Rihanna addressed the app, rightfully saying that a recent ad which referenced her abuse "let down" sufferers of domestic violence.
Lauren O'Neill
3.15.18
Desus & Mero

This Mom Destroyed Her Son's PS4 Controller and His Heart

Word to the wise: Don't piss off your parents.
Sarah Bellman
2.7.18
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