Black Lives Matter

LGBTQ

'The State Is Her Ultimate Killer': How a Trans Woman Died at Rikers

The Black transgender woman was found dead in her cell at Rikers Island. These are the circumstances that led to her death.
Diana Tourjée
6.12.19
Feature

The Cash-Strapped Museum Embraced by Cops and Corporations

Just a few months after opening, the shaky existence of the National Museum of Law Enforcement suggests that the one-topic museum may exist in a country disinterested in its message.
Sessi Kuwabara Blanchard
3.26.19
Getting Out of Bed

'Exhaustion Is Not An Option': BLM's Patrisse Cullors On Grief and Activism

Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors describes leading a national movement, losing her father, and finding balance in the process.
Patrisse Cullors
2.1.19
Art

Artists Like Damon Davis Are Transforming the Image of Blackness

We talk with Patrisse Cullors-Bignac and Damon Davis about black art becoming more than trauma and struggle.
Noel Ransome
11.29.18
Film

'The Hate U Give' Attempts to Advance the Gridlock on Police Brutality

Director George Tillman Jr. on why he thinks the film can squeeze empathy out of a divided nation.
Taylor Hosking
10.19.18
Race and Health

What Real Radicals Think About the FBI Hunting 'Black Identity Extremists'

A veteran Black Panther and younger activist on a young man being labeled a terrorist threat, and why it's never been easy to fight racism.
Aviva Stahl
9.27.18
RACISM

Black People Explain Their Own #PermitPatty Moments

Unfortunately, black people getting the cops called on them is not a rare or new thing. It's an everyday occurrence many are too familiar with.
Janae Price
8.14.18
Travel

A Radical Black Arts Renaissance Is Reshaping a Fractured St. Louis

You ought to be paying attention.
James McAnally
7.9.18
Voices

We Must Include Black Voices to Effect Real Change on Gun Control

Reducing the threat of lethal force has been at the center of many black advocacy groups' calls for gun reform.
Matthew Kincaid
4.18.18
gun violence

'The Media Have Neglected Us': Black Parkland Survivors Speak Out

“I am here today with my classmates because we have been sorely underrepresented and in some cases misrepresented."
Kimberly Lawson
3.29.18
crime

Alton Sterling and the Hollow Theater of Letting Killer Cops Go Free

The playback of the officer’s gunshots is still jarring—clapping against your eardrums never quite when expected.
Talmon Joseph Smith
3.29.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

John Bolton named national security adviser, BLM activists block NBA arena over Stephon Clark shooting, gunman takes hostages at French supermarket, and more.
VICE Staff
3.23.18
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