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Check Out the Fifth Episode of 'The VICE Magazine Podcast'

We discuss gang violence in Long Island, the threat to free press in the Philippines, and the life of an iconic protester.
ELLIS JONES
6.12.17
THE SALUTE YOUR SHORTS ISSUE

US Deportation Policy Is Stoking Gang Violence Across the Country

And it's only going to get worse.
Sarah Esther Maslin
5.23.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Macron wins French presidency in boon for EU, Obama calls on Congress to spare Affordable Care Act, Sally Yates to testify before Congress, and more.
VICE Staff
5.8.17
News

Teenage Immigrants Are Being Denied Asylum Because They Have No Right to an Attorney

Those who have a lawyer are five times more likely to be allowed to stay in the US, meaning access to legal aid can be the difference between safety and deportation.
Meredith Hoffman
4.12.16
News

A Chicago Woman Wants You to See The Faces of Her 23 Loved Ones Killed by Gun Violence

Camiella Williams bought her first gun in sixth grade. She mourned her first dead friend in high school. Now, she is fighting to save other Chicago kids, however long the odds.
Maya Dukmasova
3.29.16
daily vice

We Explore the Stories Shaping Compton's Music Scene on Today's 'Daily VICE'

The team behind the VICELAND series 'Noisey Bompton' ​takes us behind the scenes of their new show and talks about what it was like to work with Kendrick Lamar.
VICE Staff
3.11.16
daily vice

We Meet an Ex-Con Working to Stop Chicago's Cycle of Violence on Today's 'Daily VICE'

After serving 12 years in prison, Cobe Williams joined community outreach program Ceasefire, working to help end the cycle of violence on Chicago's South Side.
VICE Staff
3.3.16
News

How to Tell a Mass Shooting from Gang Gunfire: Lessons from the Streets of San Bernardino

As investigators gathered evidence at the Inland Regional Center in the hours after the December 2 attack, longterm residents shared stories of one of the most overlooked strains of gun violence.
Mike Kessler
12.19.15
News

How 'Violence Interrupters' Are Trying to Stop Gang Shootings in Brooklyn

In a year that has seen murder rise in New York, locals are trying to mediate between gang members—before it's too late.
John Surico
12.16.15
Film

Spike Lee's ‘Chi-Raq’ Fails to Tell the Real Story Behind Chicago's Gun Violence

The controversial new film tells a story of gun violence that's deeply personal to me, but he gets it wrong.
Antwaun Sargent
12.9.15
Film

‘Chi-Raq’ Is as Insane as You'd Expect a Spike Lee Musical About Gun Violence to Be

The movie, based on a Greek play and mostly written in rhyming couplets, throws a lot of stuff at the wall and hopes it sticks.
Ashley Clark
12.4.15
Film

'Black' Brings the Gangs of Brussels to the Big Screen

'Black' centers on gang violence and features an almost exclusively black and Moroccan cast.
Chris Bilton
9.14.15