Woke

Views My Own

Why I Want to Stop Using Words Like ‘Woke’ and ‘Problematic’ in 2019

The issues we value should be disconnected from cheap terminology.
Noel Ransome
1.3.19
tv

‘Insecure’ Sees My Messy, Awkward Blackness

In season three, Issa reminds us we don’t always have to strive for excellence.
Noel Ransome
8.22.18
Vox Popping

Hey Katy Perry Fans, How ‘Woke’ Are You?

K Pez's latest album 'Witness' sailed in on a ship called woke. So ahead of her O2 Arena show, we spoke to some fans about it.
Rosie Hewitson
6.18.18
Views My Own

What Your Takeaway from Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Says About You

The new music video from Childish Gambino is the perfect litmus test for a viewer’s own empathy.
Noel Ransome
5.9.18
Culture

People Tell Us Their Holiday Horror Stories of Confronting Unwoke Relatives

Read, cringe, and learn by example.
Mica Lemiski
12.15.17
Dating

I Tried To Do Tinder Like a Guy

From gym bros to dick pics, I gave the lads of Tinder a taste of their own medicine.
Annie Lord
7.10.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Kushner copped $285 million loan just before election, cops break up LGBTQ rally in Istanbul, Ohio government websites hacked with pro-ISIS messages, and more.
VICE Staff
6.26.17
Broadly

The Power Rangers Are Back, and They're Trying Really Hard to Be Woke

Like the "explicitly gay moment" in "Beauty and the Beast," the gay Power Ranger follows a growing trend of masking marketing as progress.
mitchell sutherland
3.25.17
Holy Shit

Watch Katy Perry's Dystopian "Chained to the Rhythm" Video, Achieve Full Wokeness

Who the fuck is Aldous Huxley?
Phil Witmer
2.21.17
Deep Ass Questions

When Did Katy Perry Become Woke? An Investigation

Conscious is the new 'woke.'
Sarah MacDonald
2.8.17
Essays

When Keeping It Woke Goes Wrong: How Much Do We Really Want Artists to Speak Out?

In a time when social consciousness is an imperative, we should be more selective as to who we give a voice to.
Jabbari Weekes
12.22.16
Objectively Correct Lists

25 Things That Are As #Woke As Green Day

We proudly present to you the MVPs of today’s trans-global information age. Take this, world!
Ryan Bassil
Emma Garland
8.12.16
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