VICE US

money-corruption

We Asked People Around the World What They Think of U.S. Gun Laws

"I think all these laws are the result of American capitalism."
Jada Butler
8.7.19
drugs-health

Exclusive: Big Tobacco's Worst Enemy Wants to 'Drive a Stake' Through JUUL's Heart

Jeffrey Wigand blew the whistle on cigarettes in the 90s. And he's still very angry.
Josh Meyer
8.7.19
Shrooms

People Are Hungry for Shroom Legalization, and the Money to Fund It Is Growing

A lobbying group called "SPORE." A "psychedelic caucus" in Congress that includes AOC. And lots of cash.
Alex Norcia
8.1.19
housing

Inside the Wildly Popular Forum Where Landlords Plot to Screw You Over

It's a terrifying window into the tenant/landlord power dynamic—and a national housing hellscape.
Rick Paulas
7.24.19
identity-rights

This Ad Agency Is Getting $12 Million to Make Border Patrol Look Fun and Cool

Ogilvy is proud to do work on behalf of gay rights, women's empowerment, and... CBP?
Molly Taft
7.11.19
Weed

How a Bogus Anti-Weed Stat Seeped into the Mainstream

"These guys are the flat-earth crew."
Chris Roberts
7.1.19
identity-rights

Wayfair Is Profiting from Immigration Detention, So I'm Walking Out

Honestly, we did not think this would go all across the internet.
Anonymous
6.26.19
Religion

When a Binding Contract With God Means Staying Silent on Sexual Abuse

Evangelical megachurches are leaning on a favourite tool of corporations to protect themselves from liability in the MeToo era.
Alex Norcia
6.13.19
money-inequality

Clothes Are Canceled

Marie Kondo-inspired minimalism is just one of many forces killing the shopping spree.
Ankita Rao
6.13.19
Scam Academy

I Use My Learning Disorder Diagnosis to Cheat on Tests

Getting diagnosed cost thousands of dollars—my roommate couldn't afford it—but it's helping me out big time.
Anonymous
6.3.19
News

'I Was Gone from the World and Nobody Noticed': One Woman's Story of Being Trapped by NXIVM

"I remember scratching down my arms and wanting to scream."
Sarah Berman
5.30.19
money-inequality

Burnout Is Real, and the Solution Is Radically Changing How We Work

"It should not be necessary for all of us to work our asses off."
Mike Pearl
5.30.19
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