youth culture

youth culture

I Went to a Workshop On How to Deal with Loitering Teens

A room filled with worried boomers, a 72-year-old "expert in street culture" and an actor playing a loitering teen – a recipe for a wonderful afternoon.
Pien Goutier
7.18.18
Photography

This Photographer Spent Nearly Ten Years with Europe’s Graffiti Youth

Marco Mendia shares his grainy snapshots of rebellious graffiti youth in metro tunnels and abandoned warehouses.
Beckett Mufson
4.12.18
Noisey News

Ranking Jeremy Corbyn’s Youth Culture Nods from Most to Least Cringey

Where does yesterday's "the man's not hot" fit in?
Lauren O'Neill
9.29.17
Stormzy

Welcome to Life in Stormzy's Britain

Stormzy's success is no happy accident: he seized on a moment to shape youth culture in his image.
Sam Wolfson
3.1.17
urban legends

Unpicking the Urban Legend of 'Shag Bands'

Remembering the coloured gel bracelets that somehow got linked to hickeys and blowjobs.
Hannah Ewens
2.10.17
Art

Youth Collective Teaches You How to Scam the Patriarchy

Woke youths gather at the New Museum for workshops on urban herbalism and self defense.
Anna Furman
12.10.16
VICELAND UK Census

I Tried to Find and Join Britain's Remaining Style Tribes

People say subcultures are over, but I met a load of people in London and Liverpool who would disagree.
Oobah Butler
9.19.16
Features

London's No Longer a City for the Young

The city's fucked and Mary Berry's to blame.
Josh Baines
9.9.16
Op-Eds

How The 'Kidulthood' Trilogy Captured The Harsh Reality of Growing Up in London

New York has 'Kids' and Paris has 'La Haine'... London has 'Kidulthood'.
Niloufar Haidari
9.5.16
sub.culture

Photos That Remind You How Fun It Is to Be Young

We spoke to the curator of 'Teen Spirit', a new photo exhibition about being a teenager and wearing silly clothes and going to gigs with your mates.
VICE Staff
8.18.16
Music

What I Learned About Britain From These Rare Documentaries on Youth Subcultures

The new BFI online archive 'Other Grooves' collects films about historical youth movements, from the founders of Carnival to pissed-up punks and 'long-haired layabouts'.
Joshua Surtees
7.12.16
BRITAIN = ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Why Reports That Young People Didn't Vote in the EU Referendum Are Bullshit

It was widely reported that just 36 percent of 18-24-year-olds voted, but a new study shows it was more like 64 percent – the largest youth turnout in 25 years. What else did the media get wrong, and why?
Sam Wolfson
7.11.16
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