african american

Photography

A Photographer Recreates His Family's Lost History


Chad Hilliard's photos build narratives for his African-American ancestors, filling in the blanks left by enslavement and migration.
Clara Mokri
7.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Behind the Scenes of VICE's New Series 'Minority Reports'

On today's podcast, we talk about why historically black colleges are recruiting outside of the black community amid financial woes.
VICE Staff
6.22.18
Black Women Making History

This Neuroscientist Uses Art to Fight Hate

Hyphen-Labs' Ashley Baccus-Clark co-created a VR project that puts users into the body of a black woman.
Amirah Mercer
2.26.18
masculinity

I Was Forced to Fight, Now I'm Learning to Cry

Black boys have to bury their emotions as they face off against racism and chase machismo.
Wilbert L. Cooper
9.14.17
Desus & Mero

Desus and Mero Discuss the Former NAACP Head Turned Confederate Activist

The VICELAND hosts talk about H.K. Edgerton's perplexing views.
Sarah Bellman
8.25.17
Art

Tender Photos of Black Men That Redefine Masculinity

Emerging artist Shikeith Cathey's first European solo exhibition challenges the way America sees black men and the way black men see themselves.
Antwaun Sargent
8.22.17
murals

A DC Mural Honors 16 African-American Heroes Throughout History

Aniekan Udofia refreshes his iconic homage to Black history on the wall outside Ben's Chili Bowl in Washington, DC.
Alexis P. Williams
6.27.17
video

A PULSE Contemporary Art Fair Wrap-Up | Art Guides

Here's our curated roundup of the art and the artists we spoke with at the PULSE Contemporary Art Fair at Art Week Miami 2016.
TCP Staff
1.5.17
Art

These Chicago Barbers Have a Message: No More Violence

56 barbers gathered in Englewood to stop gun violence, one haircut at time.
Catherine Chapman
8.1.16
daily vice

Meet the 21-Year-Old Hired by Republicans to Attract Black Voters

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' we sit down with Leah LeVell to ask her why she thinks Donald Trump is the best candidate for young African Americans.
VICE Staff
7.27.16
Stuff

The New 'Roots' Proves That Slave Narratives Are Still Important

The reboot of the seminal TV classic doesn't break new ground the way its predecessor did, but that doesn't mean it's not worthwhile.
Brandon Harris
6.14.16
News

What Malcolm X Would Say About Donald Trump

We asked an expert what the black icon might have thought of Trump's plan to build a wall, ban Muslim immigration, and make America great again.
Wilbert L. Cooper
5.20.16
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