machismo

Tops Off

Why Some Guys Love Taking Their Shirts Off in Public

In almost every friendship group, there will be one guy who regularly gets shirtless where no one else would. But why? What is his motivation?
David Hillier
8.7.18
masculinity

I Was Forced to Fight, Now I'm Learning to Cry

Black boys have to bury their emotions as they face off against racism and chase machismo.
Wilbert L. Cooper
9.14.17
men

Men Think Eating Too Much Makes Them Seem Manly and Virile

In a recent study, researchers looked at how sentiments around masculinity affect men's behavior when it comes to overeating in social situations.
Kimberly Lawson
12.7.16
Impact

We Uncover Why Men in El Salvador Are Murdering Hundreds of Women Tonight on VICELAND

Tonight on 'WOMAN,' we travel to the Central American nation to investigate why hundreds of women die each year at the hands of their husbands and boyfriends.
VICE Staff
6.14.16
weak in review

Performance, Anxiety, and the Brocial Compact: David Roth's Weak in Review

It was pretty dumb of D'Angelo Russell to secretly record Nick Young's love-in-the-club confessions. Everything that's come after has somehow been even dumber.
David Roth
4.1.16
americas

While Murders of Black Women in Brazil Rise Sharply — Murders of White Women Fall

A new comprehensive study has revealed that while murders of black Brazilian women rose by 54 percent between 2003 and 2013, they fell by 10 percent for white women.
Ben Tavener
11.19.15
americas

Costa Rican Stabbed After Busting a Man Filming up a Woman's Skirt Hailed as a 'Hero'

Gerardo Cruz still unconscious as supporters including US ambassador leave messages of support at hospital, and women's groups plan march for Sunday.
Jo Tuckman & Gabriela Gorbea
10.13.15
Op-Eds

Music With a Message: Surfing the Wave of Nicaragua's Socially Conscious Rock Scene

Nicaraguan musicians with a social message simply can’t afford to stop playing.
Audrey White
10.8.15
News

Why Russians Still Kinda Like Vladimir Putin

A new survey shows that 87 percent of Russians support Vladimir Putin, but does that mean he's actually beloved by his people?
Diana Bruk
8.8.14