Molly Crabapple

The Tight Squeeze Issue

Greece's Anarchists Are Taking Better Care of Refugees Than the Government

Greece has been at the crossroads of irregular immigration for more than a decade, especially since the influx of refugees from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan in the early 2000s.
Molly Crabapple
3.9.17
Stuff

Why Katherine Dunn's 'Geek Love' Was a Bible to Weird Kids Like Me

Katherine Dunn died this week, but her work—especially the incredible novel "Geek Love"—spoke to everyone who thought of themselves as an outsider or weirdo.
Molly Crabapple
5.15.16
News

What Life Is Like Inside the Besieged, War-Torn Syrian City of Aleppo

Constant bombing attacks, the destruction of hospitals and schools, and the severing of supply chains have left Aleppo and its estimated 320,000 remaining citizens in dire straits.
Molly Crabapple
2.29.16
Stuff

Molly Crabapple's Heartbreaking Portraits of Syrian Refugees

Molly Crabapple went to the Domiz refugee camp in Iraqi Kurdistan to record the stories of Syrians forced from their homes by war and suffering.
Molly Crabapple
12.17.15
the vice reader

My Time as an Artist at the Centre of the Insane Financial Industry Boom

An excerpt from Molly Crabapple's upcoming memoir, "Drawing Blood," out on December 1.
Molly Crabapple
11.25.15
The Prison Issue

What Happens When Inmates in Solitary Confinement Blow the Whistle on Their Abuse?

A group of inmates calling themselves the Dallas Six banded together and grew committed to bringing their prison's abusive conditions to light, even in the face of being confined there longer.
Molly Crabapple
10.15.15
Travel

The Oppressive Architecture of the West Bank

A look at life inside Hebron, where Palestinians' everyday lives are hemmed in by a system of soldiers, checkpoints, barricades and violence.
Molly Crabapple
8.24.15
News

Shujaiya Dust

The Shujaiya neighbourhood in Palestine's Gaza City is still in ruins a year after it was decimated by Israel's Operation Protective Edge.
Molly Crabapple
6.30.15
News

Nine Months After He Filmed Eric Garner's Killing, the Cops Are Trying to Put Ramsey Orta Behind Bars

The 23-year-old and his family have been harassed and arrested by NYPD officers – treatment they say is retaliation for Orta's documentation of their misconduct.
Molly Crabapple
4.25.15
Stuff

The Revolutionary, No-Bullshit Art of Ganzeer

The 32-year-old Egyptian artist's first New York solo show takes on police brutality and the crimes committed by the American government.
Molly Crabapple
1.31.15
The Outta My Way, I’m Walking Here Issue

Special Prostitution Courts and the Myth of 'Rescuing' Sex Workers

In New York State's Human Trafficking Intervention Courts, prostitutes might be called victims, but they're still arrested, still handcuffed, and still held in cages.
Molly Crabapple
1.7.15
News

Ferguson Shows How the Police Can Kill and Get Away with It

Police kill. They get away with it. They kill again. Eventually, you realise that this process is not a bug in the system but a feature.
Molly Crabapple
11.26.14
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