ethnicity

RACISM

The Everyday Racism People of Color Encounter While Dating

"I've decided not to have sex with white people anymore. I'm tired of being made to feel like I'm only around to fulfill their sexual fantasies."
Bo Hanna
2.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Movies with Diverse Casts Make More Money, Study Says

"People want to see a world that looks like theirs."
Drew Schwartz
6.21.17
Stuff

What It's Like to Be Albino When Everyone Thinks You're White

I'm a Muslim Brit-Pakistani, but my pale skin and hair make everyone assume I'm white European – and yes, it's weird.
Nick Chester
12.19.16
Stuff

What Actually Makes White People Scared of Talking About Race?

It took being gaslit on Twitter for me to realize that we won't be able to have serious discussions about diversity while white fragility exists.
June Eric-Udorie
9.10.16
Narcomania

Exclusive: New Conviction Data Tells Us How the UK Sells Drugs

Stats obtained through a Freedom of Information request show who sells what and where.
Max Daly
2.3.16
Music

Asian Rap's Biggest Fan Is a White Guy from Staten Island

The paucity of successful Asian-American rappers converts into a scarcity of fans. But to one man, a white man from Staten Island, Asian-American rap is the world. His devotion is rare and real enough to make an impact on the artists themselves.
Zachary Schwartz
1.10.16
deep dives

​Desis on Deck: What It's Like Being a Brown Kid in Dance Music

Krewella, Jai Wolf, Hotel Garuda, and DJ Atish are redefining what it means to be South Asian in America—one all-night party at a time.
Jemayel Khawaja
11.23.15
Stuff

Science Shows How Your Brain Turns Racist When Processing Ethnicity and Accents

A study published in 'Journal of the Acoustical Society of America' shows that what people look like is linked to how easily they are understood by others.
Elianna Lev
6.15.15
Fashion

My Eyes Are Down Here: Calling Bushy Eyebrows 'Exotic' Is Insulting

White people keep giving me backhanded compliments because of my brow game, and I wish they would stop.
Christine Estima
2.25.15
Stuff

Black Hair Is Not a Joke—It's a Powerful Mode of Self-Expression

And the black barbershop is where it all takes shape.
Carl Anka
12.10.14
News

A VICE Intern Is at the Center of a Racism Row

VICE Alps Tori Reichel is a black Austrian whose photo was plastered all over his university's website as an example of a foreign-exchange student. Except he's not foreign.
Joel Golby
10.30.14
Film

We Interviewed the Filmmaker Behind 'The Whiteness Project'

"White people don’t have a lot of experience talking about their race, so they’re going to say a lot of dumb shit."
Jordan Sowunmi
10.15.14
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