The Left Thinks a 'Green New Deal' Could Save Earth and Destroy the GOP
A far-reaching new policy aims to reduce emissions, give everyone jobs, and convince rural voters to side with the Democrats, all at the same time.
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast
Activists Are Risking Their Lives to Stop Pipelines
From Appalachia to Louisiana, activists have been putting themselves in the path of bulldozers.
The Quiet but Furious Nationwide War Against Pipelines
From Appalachia to Louisiana, mostly ignored by the media, activists have been putting themselves in the path of bulldozers.
To Hell And Back
The Angry, Healing Records I Revisit When Everything Feels Broken
Reflections on the healing power of old abrasive favorites, plus new tunes from Twilight Fauna, Lifeless Dark, Lindow Moss, Sick Shit, and more.
in memoriam: anthony bourdain
Anthony Bourdain Made Marginalized Communities Like Mine Feel Worthy
As a native West Virginian, I never thought I'd see my home state represented with respect and fairness—until Bourdain showed up.
How the Destruction of Appalachia Inspired Its Black Metal Scene
Stream the new LP from Pittsburgh's Slaves BC, and explore how Appalachian black metal artists find inspiration from beauty and destruction.
Watch the Rugged Trailer for Justin Timberlake's New Album 'Man of the Woods'
It's out February 2, and the first single is coming this Friday. Let's get... mountainous?
VWOS Season 2
Vlad Guerrero Jr. and Life in Baseball's Minors: VWOS Rivals
In Appalachia an old rivalry lives on at the lowest level of the minor leagues.
the anti-science presidency
White House Halts Study on the Health Effects of Coal Mining
It's not clear when (or if) it will be resumed.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
“The Progressive Liberal”: Wrestling’s new left-wing villain
“The Progressive Liberal” loves clean energy and Hillary Clinton. But audiences in Coal Country love to hate him.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The 'Progressive Liberal' Is the Most Hated Man in Wrestling
He calls his nemesis Kyle "Fox News" Maggot and his finishing move the "Liberal Agenda."
50 states of art
A Tattoo Artist Embraces His Appalachian Roots
Tattoo artist John Haywood writes about learning to love his Kentucky heritage.