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Why the Brutal Death of IRL Retail Should Scare Everyone

Sears just became the latest giant to go under in the age of Amazon. This is getting creepy.
Matt Taylor
2 days ago
Late Capitalism

The Hot New Millennial Trend Is Scamming Amazon for Big Money

"To most people $230,000 is a lot of money, but for Amazon it probably doesn’t do anything to hurt its stock price."
Francisco Alvarado
10.11.18
Comics!

'Your New Best Friend, Jeff Bezos,' Today's Comic by Stephen Maurice Graham

Get a tour of Amazon from none other than Jeff Bezos.
Stephen Maurice Graham
10.8.18
Late Capitalism

Jeff Bezos Is So Powerful He Basically Dictates the Minimum Wage Now

The Amazon CEO announced he's upping pay for his workers, which could force competitors to follow suit and bolster his own image, too.
Allie Conti
10.3.18
tv

‘Jack Ryan’ Introduces a New Archetype: The Guilty White Saviour

This trope will be haunting us for years to come.
Tari Ngangura
9.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

'The Child Will Be the Customer' at Jeff Bezos's Totally Normal Preschool

The Amazon billionaire's new charity is pledging to bring high-quality preschools to impoverished areas.
Harry Cheadle
9.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Bernie Sanders's 'Stop BEZOS Act'

The senator has made Amazon the poster child for everything wrong with the modern labor market.
VICE Staff
9.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

An Ayahuasca Journey in Virtual Reality

The 17-minute "mixed-reality" work 'Awavena' melds augmented reality, 360-degree film footage, and VR to tell the story of the sacred brew.
VICE Staff
9.5.18
Late Capitalism

Cities Are for Rich People Now and Wooing Amazon Only Makes It Worse

Local officials across America are trying to attract the mega-corporation's new headquarters. That is not going to help your rent.
Matt Taylor
8.6.18
Books

No, Amazon Cannot Replace Libraries

Libraries are essential to our communities, in ways that even frequent patrons might not know.
Nicole Clark
7.24.18
movies

All the Robin Williams Performances Available on Streaming Services Right Now

After watching ‘Come Inside My Mind' we found all the comedian's film and TV show appearances on Netflix, Hulu, HBO, and Amazon Prime Video.
Beckett Mufson
7.20.18
Views My Own

The Most Important Thing You Can Do on Prime Day Is Not Shop at Amazon

This is a chance for you to take stock of your relationship with what might be the most powerful company in America.
Matt Taylor
7.16.18