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Culture

How Mexican Piñatas Get Made

Thanks to a family in the Mexican town of Acolman, the tradition of producing piñatas by hand is alive and flourishing
Memo Bautista
2.6.18
Photos

Vibrant Photos Showcase the Rebirth of Puerto Rico

Photographer and former resident Ruben Natal-San Miguel captures the contrast of beauty and recovery after Hurricane Maria.
Elizabeth Renstrom
1.26.18
Art

The Artists Representing Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria

Artists occupied an abandoned mall in downtown Miami to showcase their work and highlight the plight of Puerto Rico.
Dyllan Furness
1.18.18
Puerto Rico

A Deadly Hurricane Can't Stop Puerto Ricans from Partying

While many residents still lack power or running water, the nightlife in San Juan is keeping spirits up.
Victoria Leandra Hernández
1.12.18
Views My Own

It's Time to Take Down Statues of Conquistadors

Here's to a world without conquistadors and their shitty monuments.
Gabriel A. Solis
10.3.17
Photos

Mami Slut Will Decolonize Your Culo

Photos of Mexico City's wild and sweaty dance party, which brings the queer community together to grind to reggaeton rhythms.
Caitlin Donohue
5.4.17
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

How Undocumented Immigrants Are Getting Involved This Election

Fearful of an election result that could have dire consequences for them, many undocumented immigrants and the family members of undocumented immigrants have been pushing for citizens to register and vote.
Nandita Raghuram
11.2.16
Stuff

Lowriders Are the Beating Heart of Chicano Culture in the Southwest

Chicano men have been self-customizing American bombs and muscle cars into lowriders since the 40s. In recent years, the car culture has been particularly vibrant in New Mexico, cementing itself into predominantly chicano/hispanic neighborhoods.
Samuel Gilbert
9.3.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Hurricane Hermine makes landfall in Florida, some of Trump's leading Hispanic advisors have quit in the wake of his anti-immigration speech, the Clinton campaign beats fundraising record, and more.
VICE Staff
9.2.16
VICE Does America

This Anthropologist Identifies the Bodies of Dead Border-Crossers

The trio heads to Texas and meets an anthropologist who works to identify the corpses of those who died trying to cross the US border.
VICE Staff
7.28.16
Fashion

Meet the Artist Bringing Queer and Chicano Culture Together in a Glorious NSFW Mashup

We talked with Roy Martinez, who goes by the name Lambe Culo (Spanish for "lick ass"), about his fashion designs and mixed media art, which explore the fluidity of gender and cultural identities.
Barbara Calderón-Douglass
3.16.16
Stuff

'Discount Saints' Imagines the Last Supper with Chinese Takeout, Snapbacks, and Hoop Earrings

For her latest exhibition, artist Melanie Gonzalez merged Renaissance-style Biblical glamour with the look and feel of her native Bronx.
Barbara Calderón-Douglass
12.6.15
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