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Twitter Has Started Researching Whether White Supremacists Belong on Twitter

"Is it the right approach to deplatform these individuals? Is the right approach to try and engage with these individuals? How should we be thinking about this? What actually works?"
Jason Koebler
Joseph Cox

What I Learned on My Road Trip to Meet American Homophobia

I visited three anti-LGBTQ hate groups because I believed dialogue and contact could foster understanding. Now, I'm not so sure.
Morgan Thomas
The VICE Guide to Right Now

More Than 300 Hate Crimes Have Been Reported in America Since the Election

Of the hundreds of alleged incidents the Southern Poverty Law Center has tracked since Wednesday, many invoked Trump's name and took place at schools and college campuses.
Lauren Messman
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Even in Losing, Trump Is Making America Hate Again

Donald Trump's campaign is sputtering but those who watch extremists say he's emboldened some of the ugliest forces in America.
Chris Connolly
Breaking News

Apple Pulls White Power Music From iTunes; Why Haven’t Google and Amazon Done the Same?

The Southern Poverty Law Center's ongoing investigation got one music retail giant to make a change, but what about the others?
Noisey Staff

How This Small Prison in Rural Alabama Became One of the Most Horrifying Places in America

This small rural lockup is one of the most dangerous places in America.
Ray Downs

A Holiday Gift Guide for Bigots

Just because it's Christmas doesn't mean people stop being prejudiced.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete