Independence Day

politics

These Canadians Don’t Want to Party with Americans Because of Trump

NDP leader Jagmeet Singh is among a handful of politicians boycotting Independence Day events.
Connor Garel
7.4.18
The Nice Guide to Right Now

Watch This Bear Live a More Luxurious Life Than You

With hot tubs and margaritas, this bear is living the goddamn life.
Mack Lamoureux
7.3.18
Features

NYC Is Reaching Peak European Techno

The arrival of German institutions like HYTE could be a sign of what's to come.
Michelle Lhooq
7.6.17
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These Wacky President GIFs Are Like History on Laughing Gas

Fake history > fake news.
Beckett Mufson
7.4.17
Fourth of July

We Chose the Most Patriotic Movies for the Fourth of July

From bridge-crossing spies to our hot rods and cool beers—here's some films that will make you proud to be an American.
VICE Staff
7.4.17
Books

Revolutionary Books to Read for Independence Day

From barnyard allegories to 'Game of Thrones' in space, here are eight fascinating books about rebellions, overthrows, and uprisings.
Lincoln Michel
7.4.17
digital art

This Net Art Will Make You Question Why You're Celebrating July 4th

Founder of FELT Zine Mark Sabb and new media artist Michael Green tap into the psyche of American politics.
Nathaniel Ainley
7.3.17
pyrotechnics

What Is This? A Fireworks Stand for Ants?

How can we be expected to set them off for people if they can't fit in the building?
Beckett Mufson
6.27.17
Film

'Mars Attacks!' Was the Disaster Movie That Ravaged Disaster Movies

'Mars Attacks!', which is about to turn 20, came out the same year as many other big-budget disaster movies, but the cult classic couldn't be more different from its rivals.
Julian Cornell
11.27.16
Stuff

What It's Like to Become an American Citizen on the Fourth of July

"I guess the best day in my life was when I got married, but really the best day of my life was that day."
Serena Solomon
7.4.16
daily vice

How to Live Like It's 1776

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' we go back to the year America was founded with VICE's River Donaghey.
River Donaghey
6.30.16
Film

'Independence Day: Resurgence' Is 90s Nostalgia at Its Absolute Worst

The 'Independence Day' sequel is an embarrassing relic of 90s that also manages to destroy anything good about the era.
J. W. McCormack
6.24.16
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