Black Lives Matter

Film

'The Hate U Give' Attempts to Advance the Gridlock on Police Brutality

Director George Tillman Jr. on why he thinks the film can squeeze empathy out of a divided nation.
Taylor Hosking
10.22.18
Race and Health

What Real Radicals Think About the FBI Hunting 'Black Identity Extremists'

A veteran Black Panther and younger activist on a young man being labeled a terrorist threat, and why it's never been easy to fight racism.
Aviva Stahl
9.28.18
RACISM

Black People Explain Their Own #PermitPatty Moments

Unfortunately, black people getting the cops called on them is not a rare or new thing. It's an everyday occurrence many are too familiar with.
Janae Price
8.15.18
Black Radicalism

We Must Reclaim Black Radicalism

An extract from 'Back to Black: Retelling Black Radicalism for the 21st Century', by Kehinde Andrews.
Kehinde Andrews
7.25.18
Television

Let The New 'Queer Eye' Defrost Your Frozen-Over Heart

Netflix's relentlessly optimistic and subtly political makeover show is a perfect 2018 coping mechanism.
Katherine Gillespie
2.22.18
Black Women Making History

Black Lives Matter Cofounder Patrisse Khan-Cullors Is Only Getting Started

We talked to the activist about her new memoir, #MeToo, and the importance of self-care when you're pushing for major change.
Elizabeth Nicholas
2.1.18
VICELAND

'HATE THY NEIGHBOUR' Season Two Goes Inside Extreme US Hate Groups

The VICELAND show returns on January the 24th.
VICE Staff
1.10.18
Art

Painting the Pain and Beauty of Black Life

Artist Nina Chanel Abney's simultaneous gallery shows were down the street from each other and a world apart.
Gabrielle Bruney
1.8.18
Drugs

Drug Policy and the Fight for Black Lives

Drug policy continues to be used as a means of social and racial control​, fracturing black communities and maintaining the economic and societal dominance of white people.
Camille Barton and Imani Robinson
11.2.17
Policing

The Officer Being Investigated Over Rashan Charles' Death Has History On His Side

The policeman is being investigated for "gross misconduct", but history shows us this kind of thing rarely leads to any serious action.
Leah Cowan
9.14.17
Culture

What’s the Right Way to Deal With a Racist?

Jagmeet Singh’s reaction to a heckler has been a viral sensation, but some people of colour think the praise has been telling.
Tamara Khandaker
9.12.17
Can't Handle the Truth

The Phony Hurricane Shark Photo Wasn't This Week's Worst Fake News

As the nation turned its eyes to Houston, a few people decided to spread some lies.
Mike Pearl
9.3.17
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