missing women

JUSTICE

'We Can't Do This on Our Own': How Mainstream Media Fails Missing Girls of Color

The outcry over the missing girls in Washington D.C. reveals a sobering truth: When girls and women of color go missing, their cases are far less likely to attract media attention.
Kimberly Lawson
3.29.17
searchers

A Family's Desperate Search for a Missing Woman Police Can't Find

Misty Faith Potts is a 38-year-old Canadian woman who disappeared in March 2015, one of the more than 1,200 missing or murdered Indigenous women across the country.
Lewis Rendell
10.14.15
News

On Winnipeg’s Red River with the Searchers Looking for Their Missing Relatives

Nine bodies have been found in the river in the last year, and the Drag the Red volunteers are doing what police won't—actually searching below the murky water.
Hilary Beaumont
9.14.15
The True Crime Issue

Who Is the West Mesa Bone Collector?

Five years after Albuquerque's "crime of the century," police have few clues about what happened to 11 women found buried on the West Mesa.
Grace Wyler
9.9.14
the vice reader

Good, Evil, and Canada's Aboriginal Kidnappings - An Interview with Adrianne Harun

After I purchased Adrianne's book, I went into the parking lot to find my car battery had run dead. I went back inside, sat down in the bookstore caf&eacute;, and looked at VICE.com, where I saw <a href="http://www.vice.com/read/hundreds-of-aboriginal...
April Ayers Lawson
6.12.14
The Profiles Issue

Why Are So Many Aboriginal Women Being Murdered in Canada?

And what is the government going to do about it?
Grace Wyler
5.29.14