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A Wounded Cop's Strange, Dubious Lawsuit Against Black Lives Matter

We asked legal experts about the new suit brought by a Baton Rouge cop shot last summer—and the implications for free speech under Donald Trump.
Allie Conti
7.10.17
THE LOOKING GLASS ISSUE

How Roberto Ferdman, of 'VICE News Tonight,' Found His Good Luck Charm

While on location in New Orleans, people gave us multicolored cakes. Inside each one was a miniature baby Jesus, apparently meant to bring good luck to whoever finds it.
Roberto Ferdman
4.27.17
Stuff

Comedian Sean Patton Was Paid $500 Not to Tell This Story

So we decided to animate it in the finale episode of VICELAND's 'Party Legends.'
VICE Staff
8.12.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Hillary Clinton gets a commanding lead in the polls, Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson sues the police and city of Baton Rouge, and more.
VICE Staff
8.5.16
News

The Problematic Gender Politics Between Masc and Fem Gays

A sociologist embeds within Louisiana bar culture to uncover whether bears treat twinks differently than men treat women in general.
Swede White
7.27.16
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A Black Lives Matter Painter Explains How Art Can Be Activism

Langston Allston sees his murals for Alton Sterling and other victims of police brutality as a way to "help people plug in who weren't previously plugged in."
Sean Neumann
7.27.16
News

Tragedy Hit Munich After the Latest Week of Mass Shootings in America

An attack near a German shopping mall Friday brought the mass gun violence focus away from the United States and back to Europe.
Mark Hay
7.22.16
News

Did the Dallas and Baton Rouge Police Shooters Have PTSD?

The military veterans were clearly isolated and troubled when they came home from the Middle East.
Beth Schwartzapfel
7.21.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Donald Trump Jr. has been accused of recycling lines for his RNC speech, Breitbart writer Milo Yiannopoulos has been banned from Twitter after harassing actress Leslie Jones, and more.
VICE Staff
7.20.16
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​How I Learned to Stop Being Cynical and March for Black Life

I am intimately and daily aware of police power and the public perception of my black skin.
Amdé Mengistu
7.19.16
News

What We Know About the Baton Rouge Police Shooter

Gavin Eugene Long, also known as "Cosmo," was a former US Marine connected to a fringe political movement.
Matt Taylor
7.18.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

A marine has been identified as the shooter behind Baton Rouge police officer murders, Turkish authorities arrest more than 6,000 people following Friday's failed military coup, and more.
VICE Staff
7.18.16