martin luther king

Voices

Global Problem Solvers Want Your Input on Challenges to Address in 2018

On MLK Day, which is also the National Day of Service, here's how you can take action on the most pressing issues affecting your community.
Alex Amouyel
1.15.18
Rise Up

After Decades of Civil Rights Advances, Trump's DOJ Sets the US Backwards

The current administration has shown little regard for preserving or prioritizing the civil rights work of figures like Martin Luther King Jr.
Emily Weitz
1.12.18
Essays

A Brief History of That Kickass Flute Sample on Future’s “Mask Off”

The surprising story starts at an MLK-themed musical, goes to Atmosphere and ends up at... Swedish rap?
Phil Witmer
2.23.17
Film

How an Unfinished James Baldwin Manuscript Became a Documentary Film

'I Am Not Your Negro' director Raoul Peck links Baldwin’s ideas to issues still surrounding race and poverty in America today.
Charlie Schmidlin
2.5.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

MLK's daughter says "God can triumph over Trump," Turkish police capture suspected nightclub shooter, hundreds of theater groups plan to protest Trump's inauguration, and more.
VICE Staff
1.17.17
Art

Celebrate MLK Weekend With This Iconic Edition of FELT Zine

The center piece of Mark Digital's 'King's Dream' issue is a black bust covered in roses.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.14.17
college football

All the Stupid Shit Dabo Swinney Has Said, Ranked

Swinney is fairly consistently sounding off about all kinds of bullshit that he doesn't understand.
Kevin Trahan
1.1.17
Vice Blog

Andrew W.K. on Loving Your Enemy

How an unspeakable act of kindness changed my life forever.
Andrew W.K.
11.18.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Hillary Clinton cancels her California trip after pneumonia diagnosis, more NFL stars protest during the national anthem, six people were shot after a peace rally in Alabama, and more.
VICE Staff
9.12.16
Culture

Sophie Grégoire-Trudeau's Weird Song at Ottawa's MLK Tribute Was the Least of Its Problems

This Canadian event was seriously lacking in black voices.
Andray Domise
1.20.16
Stuff

A History of the King Family's Attempt to Clear the Name of James Earl Ray

Martin Luther King's son and convicted killer were on friendly terms.
Mike Pearl
1.18.16
Stuff

We're Still Marching Towards MLK's Promised Land

Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream of equality in America has been deferred. It's up to us to fight to make it a reality.
Wilbert L. Cooper
1.18.16
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