hillsborough and grenfell
Why Are People Comparing The Grenfell Tower Fire To The Hillsborough Disaster?
In the aftermath of the deadly fire in Grenfell Tower, parallels have been drawn to the deaths of 96 Liverpool fans at Hillsborough. Both disasters have their roots in institutional negligence and a lack of care for working-class citizens.
Six People Have Been Charged with Crimes Relating to the Hillsborough Disaster
They include David Duckenfield, who has been charged with the manslaughter of 95 people.
Liverpool Vs The Sun: How the City Rid Itself of the UK's Biggest Paper
Charting the history of the total eclipse of The Sun.
Paul Nuttall Is a Pub Fantasist Politician
And therefore the perfect figurehead for our times.
Total Eclipse of The Sun: How Liverpudlians Are Kicking the Tabloid Out of Their City
The people of Liverpool have boycotted the paper for years, but now they're campaigning for shops to stop selling it altogether.
football stadium architecture
How Does Stadium Architecture Affect Match Day Atmosphere?
The atmosphere inside a stadium has as much to do with its design as the fans inside it. We asked an architect who worked on Lyon's new ground how to create a truly noisy match day experience.
VICE Long Reads
Corruption, Abuse and Manslaughter: The Inexcusable Failings of Britain’s Worst Police Force
After Orgreave, Hillsborough and Rotherham – alongside many other allegations of wrongdoing – there have been calls for South Yorkshire Police to be completely disbanded. Here's how it got to that point.
Mark Wilding, Images: Marta Parszeniew
extremely unpleasant behaviour
Man Charged With Public Order Offence For Wearing T-Shirt Mocking Hillsborough Victims
Paul Grange, 50, has been bailed to appear at Worcester magistrates court in July.
UK Sports Staff
The Hillsborough Documentary That Shows What Really Happened In 1989 Will Finally Air This Weekend
We spoke to director Daniel Gordon about the harrowing process of interviewing the families of the 96, and why he included the voices of police officers in the story.
Ellie Mae O'Hagan
A Hillsborough Lawyer Explains the Verdict: 'We Will Never Work on a Case Like it Again'
Kate Stone, who represented 22 families in the Hillsborough inquests, explains how a 27-year fight for truth and justice against police slurs and false media reports has finally come to an end.
15 Years After Africa’s Deadliest Stadium Disaster, Not Much Has Changed
There were almost as many deaths at Accra Sports Stadium in Ghana on 9 May 2001 as there were in the Hillsborough and Heysel stadium disasters combined.
Justice for the 96
Hillsborough Inquest Rules 96 Victims Were Killed Unlawfully
Police action has been blamed for the disaster, while Liverpool fans have been completely exonerated.