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crime

What It’s Like to Be Surveilled and Sued by NXIVM

Cult deprogrammer Rick Alan Ross testified at the sex trafficking trial against the self-help company’s founder Keith Raniere Wednesday.
Sarah Berman
6.13.19
News

Keith Raniere’s ‘Sex Cult’ Was Powered by Gaslighting, Experts and Witnesses Testify

The NXIVM founder’s disturbing private messages shown in court are full of lies, distortions and threats, according to prosecutors.
Sarah Berman
6.11.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Jordan Peele Finally Explained the Bonkers Twist at the End of 'Us'

"This movie’s about: Maybe the monster is you."
River Donaghey
4.2.19
Film

'Us' Is a Complex Metaphor for Black Mental Health

Jordan Peele's horror noire hit reflects what's beneath the surface of the black experience.
Aaron Barksdale
3.28.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Jordan Peele Says He'll Never Have a 'White Dude' Star in His Movies

"I've seen that movie."
River Donaghey
3.27.19
Film

Jordan Peele’s 'Us' Is Not-so-Secretly About Class

Peele has managed to map an enemy that exists in all of “us.”
Noel Ransome
3.25.19
Film

Jordan Peele Made a Playlist of His Favourite Music Moments in Film

The new king of suspense is also making a play for best music curator.
Taylor Hosking
3.18.19
Sticky

Cross-Border Dispatches on the State of Cannabis Legalization

Massive profits and empty shelves followed legalization in Canada, while some US states are seeing a “bloodbath of prices” thanks to an oversupply of weed.
Manisha Krishnan
Randy Robinson
11.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

No, China Hasn’t Hijacked Canadian Sea Sensors To Spy on US Subs

A report from the South China Morning Post got the alt-right all bothered, but a fact check shows otherwise.
Ian J. Keddie
11.2.18
Noisey Hitlist

This New Orleans DIY Band Make Hooky 80s Music to Dance to

They're called Sexy Dex and the Fresh and we're premiering their new video “Play Me Birdie” today.
Daisy Jones
9.6.18
News

American Heroes Canoe 60 Kilometres to Escape to Canada

We spoke to Ariel Travis, who paddled his way across Lake Erie for fun.
Allison Tierney
7.6.18
politics

These Canadians Don’t Want to Party With Americans Because of Trump

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh is among a handful of politicians boycotting Independence Day events.
Connor Garel
7.4.18
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