The Controversial Guru Who Wants to 'Upgrade Civilization'
To his devout followers, Bentinho Massaro is an inspiration—but his critics have accused him of “cult-like” practices and peddling fringe conspiracy theories.
Watch 'Noisey Brampton,' Our New Film on the Rise of DIY Hip-Hop Beyond Toronto
The documentary follows Noyz, Aiona, and the WayCool collective around the eclectic suburb as they fight to expand the town's rap scene.
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How to Treat a Bartender, According to Bartenders
Seasoned New York City bartenders share their dos and don'ts when it comes to ordering a drink.
A Former Cult Member Explains How He Escaped
We sat down with Steven Hassan, a former cult member turned expert on the subject, to hear how he broke away from the Unification Church back in the 1970s.
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We Asked People About Their Wildest One-Night Stands
VICE's Darlene Demorizi got a handful of strangers to tell her about their weirdest and worst one-night stands.
What It's Like to Be a Black Bull Rider in the South
VICE met with two black bull riders in Texas—an accomplished pro, and a young, up-and-coming rider—to find out what it’s like to be a person of color competing in a predominantly white sport.
The Latinx Drag Queens Spearheading HIV Activism on the Border
We went to a Texas border town battling a major HIV epidemic to meet the activists working to educate people about the virus.
This Father of a Parkland Victim Is Turning Grief into Activism
Manuel Oliver rededicated his life to educating young activists about gun violence after his son was killed in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
The 'Heaux Mentor' Helping Women in the Adult Industry Rebrand
VICE met up with Lydia Dupra to hear how her job and her clients’ lives are changing with the passage of FOSTA/SESTA.
The Queens Living It Up in China's Thriving Drag Scene
VICE met up with a pair of drag queens as they prepared for a major ball in Shanghai, following along before they hit the stage for a competition with dozens of other queens.
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We Took a Painting Class with Johnny Knoxville and Chris Pontius
VICE met up with the stars of 'Action Point' to talk about their new 'Jackass'-inspired tale of a theme park owner fighting to keep his business afloat.
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John Cameron Mitchell on His New Film 'How to Talk to Girls at Parties'
The director's sci-fi odyssey follows a group of teenage punks who accidentally run into a roving band of aliens in 1970s England.