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'The Americans' Is 'The Sopranos' of This Decade

I can't believe more people aren't obsessed with this show.
Kara Weisenstein
5.31.18
Marxism

Karl Marx Has Never Been More Relevant

And would you look at that, the philosopher would be turning 200 this weekend.
Oscar Rickett
5.4.18
Photos

Cuba's Sparse and Poetic Storefront Windows

Window-dressers employed by Cuba’s bureau of advertising work to transform actual scarcity into imaginative displays.
Alexa Hoyer
12.27.17
VICELAND

Hailey Gates Learns How to Be a Camgirl on 'STATES OF UNDRESS'

On the season two finale, Hailey meets up with webcam models in Romania and explores the larger fashion scene in the formerly communist country.
VICE Staff
8.1.17
political art

North Korean Defector's Art Blends Disney and Communism

After fleeing North Korea, Sun Mu changed his name, experimented with style, and began critiquing a regime he once admired.
Dyllan Furness
6.20.17
Photography

Exploring Yugoslavia’s Mysterious Abandoned Brutalist Monuments

Serbian photographer Jovana Mladenovic photographs forgotten post-World War II sculptures.
DJ Pangburn
5.18.17
Books

This FBI Snitch Loved Selling Out Her Communist Friends

The new book 'Undercover Girl' tells the lost story of photographer-turned-fink Angela Calomiris, who hoped for fame, money, and prestige, and got none of it.
Britni De La Cretaz
3.17.17
Stuff

I Played Illegal Pool with Mobsters in Communist Romania

The biggest stars had nicknames like the "Butcher" and the "Barber," while my manager wore grenades on his belt.
Mihnea Lazăr
1.31.17
Art

An Ideological Candy Shop Gave Croatian History Lessons at Art Basel

Irena Haiduk’s booth as part of the Kabinett Section of Art Basel offered candy to fairgoers….if they were willing to take a political stance.
Andrew Nunes
12.9.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump Woke Up Early to Tweet Threats About US-Cuba Relations

It's probably best to book a flight and bring back some Cuban cigars and rum while you still can.
Lauren Messman
11.28.16
Stuff

When the Government Took My Grandmother's Home Away

One night in 1951, Romanian soldiers woke up my grandmother and put her on a train to a barren plain on the other side of her country.
Vlad Marko Tollea
9.27.16
Photo

When Sheep Roamed the Highways of Bucharest

Photographer Vali Pană captured the city right after the fall of Communism.
Vali Pană, text: Mihai Popescu
8.29.16
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