mental health

How to Exist OK
How to Exist OK

We Asked a Minister How to Deal with the Pointlessness of Life

"People have been yelling at God for a long time. There's some solace to be had in that."
Gideon Jacobs
8.15.18
Life Inside
Life Inside

The Inmate I Took Under My Wing Didn't Survive Prison

I failed to realize that staying out of trouble is as much about mental health as it is about physical safety.
Kimberly Davoren as told to Mustafa Z. Mirza
8.10.18
Views My Own
Views My Own

How We Kill Our Trainwreck Celebrities

What funereal documentaries like 'Whitney' and 'McQueen' say about us.
Connor Garel
8.9.18
mental illness
mental illness

PTSD, Suicide, and Despair: The Silent Perils of Being a Firefighter

The most dangerous part of the job can come when firefighters are off the clock.
Cole Kazdin
8.7.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Instagram Will Soon Let You Know How Much Time You're Wasting on Instagram

In a move aimed at improving mental health that might be more depressing than just scrolling through your feed.
Lauren Messman
8.1.18
employment
employment

We Asked Experts How to Survive a Soul-Sucking Job

When you can't tell your boss to shove it, and there's just no way you'll ever love it.
Anna Goldfarb
7.26.18
Privacy and Perception Issue
Privacy and Perception Issue

The Loneliness—and Comfort—of Being Online

I’m into the internet as a gateway to systems of care—the kind of care that turns a sad finsta post into a spontaneous visit, a phone call, a gift; turns a silent question into 1,000 late-night answers, turns the monster within into a collective hum.
Aisha Mirza
6.20.18
Privacy and Perception Issue
Privacy and Perception Issue

These Candid Polaroids Celebrate Body Diversity and Self Acceptance

Photographer Rochelle Brock is on a journey of self acceptance
Rochelle Brock
6.20.18
entertainment
entertainment

You Need to Watch 'Legion,' the Weirdest Show on TV

This wild superhero drama is more surreal than a Dalí painting.
Kara Weisenstein
6.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

This Promising Psychedelic Experiment Created New Brain Connections in Flies and Rats

In a study done on flies and rats, scientists found that LSD and DMT impacted neurite density—a promising sign for the use of psychedelics in mental health treatment.
VICE Staff
6.13.18
WTF
WTF

This Guy Served His Friends Tacos Made from His Own Amputated Leg

“One friend had to spit me into a napkin.”
Beckett Mufson
6.12.18
true crime
true crime

The Man Who Stole His Victims' Organs and Gouged Out His Own Eyes

Andre Thomas clearly committed horrible crimes. But did he get a fair death penalty trial?
Andrew Cohen
6.11.18