SOUTH CAROLINA

true crime

The Horrific Story of a Mob of White Cab Drivers Getting Away with Murder

The tragic 1947 event speaks to America's enduring history of racism and systemic corruption.
Seth Ferranti
3.19.19
Views My Own

My Brothers Have Committed Violent Acts, but They Aren't 'Animals'

I understand better than most why we shouldn't demonise even people who have committed horrible crimes.
Issac J. Bailey
8.17.18
guns

These Black Churches Are Considering Arming Their Congregations

In the age of Trump and Dylann Roof, some church leaders are prepared to take drastic steps to defend against potential shootings.
Issac J. Bailey
6.5.18
Views My Own

My Struggle to Feel Empathy for Police

It's natural to get angry and even numb when it comes to police shootings, but we need to rise above those feelings.
Issac J. Bailey
10.26.17
Booze

America's Best Breakfast Rum Comes From a Remote, Alligator-Infested Island

The trek—via boat, then golf cart—is worth it.
Natalie B. Compton
10.19.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Cops Say Repeat Prison Escapee Got Help from a Drone

It was Jimmy Causey's second escape from a maximum-security prison in 12 years.
Allie Conti
7.10.17
Noisey News

Listen to Vince Staples Join Joey Fatts on Brand New “562”

The cousins reunite for the first time since last year's "Farrakhan."
Alex Robert Ross
4.3.17
RACISM

South Carolina Restaurant Apologises for Using Super-Racist 'Help Wanted' Sign

What happens when a minority-owned restaurant posts a help-wanted sign that blatantly and explicitly offends, well, minorities?
Alex Swerdloff
2.3.17
Stuff

After Mourning the Charleston Shooting Victims, White People Still Voted Trump

South Carolina residents prayed with Marjorie McIver after her sister was killed by Dylann Roof—and yet they also supported a presidential candidate who trafficked in inflammatory rhetoric.
Issac J. Bailey
12.13.16
News

What Went Wrong in the Case Against Walter Scott's Killer?

Reformers and experts point to the makeup of the jury and a history of police escaping accountability in America.
Allie Conti
12.7.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Things Are Going Great for the Guy Who Attacked Dylann Roof in Jail

Dwayne Stafford is enjoying temporary housing and donated clothing, food, and cash after being released from jail where he assaulted Charleston shooter Dylann Roof.
VICE Staff
8.15.16
Interviews

Toro Y Moi Faces the Frontier: Inside 'Live from Trona'

In their new, full-length live video 'Live from Trona,' Chazwick Bundick and his band took themselves to the Californian desert, in search of something grand and American.
Alex Robert Ross
8.8.16
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