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Lena Waithe Discusses the Difficulty of Losing Black Heroes in the #MeToo Era

An upcoming episode of her show 'Boomerang' tackles complex debates in the black community around fallen icons like Bill Cosby.
Taylor Hosking
4.1.19
tv

‘The Simpsons’ Showrunner Thinks Michael Jackson’s Episode Aided His Alleged Crimes

After pulling a famous 1991 episode featuring Jackson's voice last week, showrunner Al Jean now says the episode itself had a "false purpose."
Taylor Hosking
3.13.19
Neverland

Radio Stations Are Divided About Banning Michael Jackson

Major radio networks from Canada to New Zealand are pulling him off the airwaves while other stations are refusing to or keeping quiet.
Taylor Hosking
3.6.19
Culture

Michael Jackson Stans React to 'Leaving Neverland' with Bus Ads and Death Threats

In the lead up to the premiere of the documentary this weekend, Jackson fans were ramping up their attempts to discredit the film.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
3.1.19
Culture

'He Was a Sexual Predator' Says Director of New Michael Jackson Doc

Dan Reed, director of 'Leaving Neverland,' spoke to us about his new film, which details allegations of sexual misconduct against the king of pop.
Josiah Hesse
2.19.19
Film

Everything We Know About the Controversial New Michael Jackson Documentary

'Leaving Neverland' has already sparked divided reactions and still has a complicated story to tell.
Taylor Hosking
1.10.19
influencers

Blac Chyna's Skin-Whitening Products Are a Window into an American Secret

Her co-sign of a bleaching product forces us to reckon with a problem too often shrouded in secrecy and denial.
Taylor Hosking
11.28.18
Interviews

The Man Behind Rock Music's Most Iconic Photos Discusses His Process

Up-and-coming shooter Elijah Dominique interviews Neal Preston, a photographer who has shot timeless photos of everyone from Led Zeppelin and Bob Marley to Whitney Houston and Michael Jackson.
Elijah Dominique
11.21.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bill Cosby Is Heading Back to Court in April

Cosby's retrial finally has a court date after being postponed for his new legal team, led by Michael Jackson's former defense attorney Tom Mesereau.
Drew Schwartz
9.15.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Transgender troops react to Trump assault, Russians reportedly tried to spy on Macron, GOP moves closer to "skinny" repeal of Obamacare, and more.
VICE Staff
7.27.17
Illustration

Cultural Icons Reimagined as Striking Black Outlines

Even without color or discernible facial features, you can still recognize Wonder Woman and Micheal Jackson.
Diana Shi
7.9.17
animal art

Michael Jackson's Famous Chimp, Bubbles, Is Selling Paintings to Get By

All the proceeds from 'Apes That Paint' will benefit Bubbles' current home, the Center for Great Apes.
Beckett Mufson
6.28.17
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