scotland

history

Three Men Vanished From a Scottish Island 100 Years Ago and People Are Still Looking

The disappearance at the turn of the 20th century still fascinates over a century later.
Mack Lamoureux
4.5.19
Books

Inside Scotland's New and Only LGBTQ+ Bookshop

We spoke to the founders of Category Is Books about being one of just two LGBTQ+ bookshops in the UK, and the importance of queer spaces that aren't fuelled by alcohol.
Katie Goh
1.31.19
Stuff

I Went to an Islamic Exorcism in the Back of a Glaswegian Nail Salon

Turns out it's as good a place as any to cleanse your soul of evil spirits.
Nick Chester, Photos: Andrew Perry
1.15.19
Broadly

6 Scottish Women Were Killed By Men They Previously Reported to Police

New Freedom of Information data reveals the number of women who died over the last three years even after reporting their partners or exes to Police Scotland for threatening behaviour.
Sirin Kale
11.23.18
Drugs

The Hidden Killer of Dundee's Street Drug Users

We spoke to drug workers and users about what's going on in the "drug death capital of Europe".
Francisco Garcia
11.7.18
LGBT

Scotland's Ultra-Conservative Churches Couldn't Stop Britain's Remotest LGBT Pride

Presbyterians petitioned to ban "Proud Ness" in Inverness, so the LGBT community in Stornoway in the Hebrides made yet another event.
Liam Turbett
10.9.18
sectarianism

Scotland's Sectarian Orange Order Is Trying to Get with the Times

The arcane organisation with roots in consolidating colonial rule in Ireland is trying to modernise.
Liam Turbett
10.5.18
scotland

These Glasgow Women Are Fighting Back After Decades Of Discrimination

Low paid carers, cleaners and caterers are taking their fight for equal pay all the way to the picket lines.
Eve Livingston
9.19.18
Food

I Destroyed My Insides with That Viral 5,000-Calorie Munchy Box

For a laugh!
Tom Usher
9.6.18
News

All the News You Need to Read This Morning

Turns out there's no healthy amount of alcohol you can consume, according to a major study.
VICE Staff
8.24.18
politics

Scotland Is Not as Woke as It Thinks It Is

So argue the authors of a new book, 'No Problem Here: Understanding Racism in Scotland'.
Francisco Garcia
7.31.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

We Asked Scots How They Feel About England Playing the Semis

"They're not any different from any other year – still a bunch of wankers."
Liam Turbett
7.11.18
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