Brooklyn

Views My Own

Despite Everything, I Still Love New York

The city isn't the same. That doesn't mean we should give up on it.
Allison Hope
12.3.18
Drugs

This 'Hypocritical' Loophole Can Get You Busted for Weed in NYC

A new policy of lenience in America's largest city is being enforced in strange ways.
Raven Rakia
11.19.18
Late Capitalism

The Story Behind the Mysterious Guillotine on a Brooklyn Roof

"I don't know if it can kill, but it can definitely maim," the artist who built it told us.
Matt Taylor
10.19.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Dozens of Brooklyn 'Antifa Witches' Are Planning to Put a 'Hex' on Kavanaugh

Armed with coffin nails, effigies, and dirt from a graveyard, they'll be casting a spell "all about causing suffering"—just in time for Halloween!
Drew Schwartz
10.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You or Your Dog Can Now Pee All Over Trump Thanks to These Statues

They're set up all across Brooklyn, just asking for a golden shower.
Drew Schwartz
10.10.18
true crime

How a Brooklyn Gang May Have Gotten Crazy Rich Dealing for El Chapo

Experts suspect the Sinaloa Cartel of supplying heroin to Bushwick Crew, a flashy street gang cops say lived hard, fast, and deadly.
Francisco Alvarado
9.26.18
VICE Specials

The Art of an Ultra-Violent Wrestling 'Deathmatch'

To New York wrestler Casanova Valentine, slamming his opponents onto tables lined with barbed wire and tackling them to the ground isn’t just fun—it’s performance art.
VICE Staff
9.21.18
Photography

What Brooklyn Really Looked Like in the 70s and 80s

"Rents were so low, you could work and make a decent living without a college degree."
Seth Ferranti
9.18.18
Afropunk Festival

Former Afropunk Employees Reveal the Messy Underbelly of the Organization

First their Editor-in-Chief resigns. Now everyone's got something to say.
Taylor Hosking
9.13.18
Tunnel Vision

Rent in Brooklyn Is Finally Kind of Sort of Going Down a Little Thanks to the L Train Shutdown

Nancy Wu, an economic data analyst at StreetEasy, tells us exactly how hard north Brooklyn will be hit by the shutdown.
John Surico
8.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This New York Politician Says Making Racist 911 Calls Should Be a Hate Crime

Jesse Hamilton announced a new bill after a woman called the cops on him for campaigning in his own neighborhood.
Nicole Clark
8.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Finds a Way to Make Riding NYC's Failing Subway Even Scarier

A straphanger caught video of the guy hanging off a train car while it whipped through an underground tunnel.
Drew Schwartz
7.10.18
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