Classism

Film

Jordan Peele’s 'Us' Is Not-So-Secretly About Class

Peele has managed to map an enemy that exists in all of us.
Noel Ransome
3.25.19
Features

How Consumerism Devoured the Workin’ Man Blues

How did the genre transform from working class catharsis to an corporate marketing campaign for a certain version of the American dream?
Amy McCarthy
7.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Closing Detroit's Digital Divide

On today's episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast,' we talk about how people are dealing with unequal access to high-speed internet in Detroit.
VICE Staff
11.16.17
Broadly

People Who Only Want to Fuck Smart People Created Their Own 'Sexual Orientation'

People who self-identify as sapiosexuals, or those who say intelligence is the most important sexual trait, are having a moment. Critics of the movement say it's at best pretentious and at worst discriminatory.
Steven Blum
12.6.16
doom

Playing In the Shadow of Progress in 'Doom' and 'Inside'

'Doom' and 'Inside' may be two of the most stylistically dissimilar games of 2016, but they both comment on technology's sinister side.
Yussef Cole
11.16.16
Interviews

The Big Tulisa Interview

She has spent nearly two decades refusing to pander to the classism and straight-up misogyny that has threatened to topple her career, and instead has emerged with her head held high.
Daisy Jones
9.7.16
News

Oppressive Office Dress Codes Need to Go

Dress codes disproportionately target not just teenage girls in school, but people of color, LGBTQ students, and overweight people.
Septembre Anderson
7.7.15
Gaming

This Gay Orc Dating Sim Is All About Inclusivity and Diversity

'Tusks: The Orc Dating Sim' explores sexual diversity, ableism in gaming, and our uncomfortable relationship with mental illness.
Toby McCasker
4.15.15
Here Be Dragons

The UK's New Government Healthcare Website Is Potentially Classist

The obsession with giving people choice could allow the bourgeoisie to swallow up all the best public hospital services.
Martin Robbins
11.20.14
Culture

Your Comments About the West London 'Selfies' Drugs Gang Pissed Me Off

It touched a nerve because one of the guys going to prison is my cousin, and he doesn't deserve your mockery.
Anonymous
10.29.14
today in shitty tweets

How to Trash Talk Detroit Teams Without Being a Total Jerk

Poverty isn't a punchline.
Lindsey Adler
8.1.14
Travel

In Defense of Times Square

New York has become an overpriced, creativity-stifling, bourgeoisie city. Times Square, on the other hand, remains beautifully full of chain restaurants and street vendors. It might be the only honest part of Manhattan left.
Megan Koester
7.30.14
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