america

guns

Inside the All-Women Training Camp Where Guns Are Sold As Empowerment

Hundreds of American women travelled to A Girl and A Gun conference in Texas to learn how to shoot in self-defence, protect their kids, and fire machine guns from a helicopter.
Manisha Krishnan
8.9.18
Film

How Spike Lee's 'BlacKkKlansman' Skewers America's Racist Past and Present

The film draws on 70s blaxploitation to tell the true story of a black cop who infiltrated the KKK.
Arimeta Diop
8.7.18
Photo

An Immigrant's Photos of American Youth

Czech-born artist Marie Tomanova's 200 portraits of diverse youth represent the "real America."
Kara Weisenstein
7.12.18
Identity

Becoming My Own Half-Asian Man

Zachary Schwartz details his experience grappling with masculinity and race as a young man with a white father and an Asian mother.
Zachary Schwartz
6.29.18
israel

Mass Killings Won't Change America's Relationship with Israel

Dozens of civilians are dead and thousands more injured in the latest outburst of insane violence in Gaza. Yet the US debate seems frozen.
Matt Taylor
5.16.18
misogyny

Toxic Masculinity Is At the Heart of This Darkness

The two biggest massacres in the last 40 years of Canadian history have been explicitly linked to misogyny.
Drew Brown
4.25.18
Photography

Tim Hetherington's Photos Are a Tender Look at Male Sexuality and War

Before he died in 2011, Tim Hetherington showed us intimate moments between soldiers on the front lines.
Miss Rosen
4.24.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Patriot Allegedly Stole an Entire Beer Truck in Most American Heist Ever

Sadly, his epic beer run was short-lived.
River Donaghey
4.23.18
tv

The Best Part of 'The Americans' Is Its Brutally Strong Women

Elizabeth and Paige Jennings are archetypes of female resilience.
Kara Weisenstein
4.13.18
martin luther king jr.

The Strange, Tangled Web of Assassination Plots Against MLK

Before he was actually murdered, the civil rights legend was targeted for at least a decade by vile racists of all stripes, according to a new account.
Seth Ferranti
4.5.18
XANXIETY

The Great American Xanax Legacy

How the drug went from a medication for Middle America to being glorified by a range of hip-hop artists.
Drew Millard
3.26.18
Vice Guide to Right Now

Watch New Declassified Footage of a Navy Encounter With a UFO

If you’re wondering whether Blink 182 is somehow involved in this, the answer is ‘yes, of course they are.’
Mack Lamoureux
3.13.18