morality

tv

Is Chidi in the Bad Place Because of a Diagnosable Mental Illness?

Holy forking shirtballs.
Sydnee Lyons
11.29.18
HOTY2017

This Think Tank Wants to End Factory Farming

The Sentience Institute believes it can find answers to today’s problems in the history of social movements.
Matthew Gault
12.28.17
politics

Is It Possible to Talk Politics Without Being an Utter Asshole?

Here are some tips.
Arielle Dollinger
6.15.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

More Americans Than Ever Down with Porn, Divorce, Sex, Poll Finds

A record 69 percent of the country is cool with unmarried men and women having sex.
Drew Schwartz
5.11.17
Broadly

Study Finds People Are Morally Outraged by Those Who Decide Not to Have Kids

We talked to the author of a study about why people are deeply unchill about those who don't want to ever spawn offspring.
Kimberly Lawson
3.2.17
hitman

'Hitman' Has Professional Difficulty, But No Moral Grays

It's not so hard to kill your target if they are a cartoon villain. Less so if they resemble a human being.
Janine Hawkins
2.13.17
Money

Oh Good: People Are More Likely to 'Abruptly' Become Corrupt, Study Finds

Many believe that the corruption of a person occurs gradually, becoming more severe over a period of time. A new study says otherwise.
Diana Tourjée
1.25.17
Art

Death and the Daguerreotype: The Strange and Unsettling World of Victorian Photography

Victorian photography reveals obsession with immortality.
Anna Marks
12.31.16
Art

Artist Uses 150-Year-Old Photography Technique to Create These Chilling Images

Victorian pictures of corpses and pale nudes mingle with contemporary images made with the photography precursor.
Anna Marks
12.5.16
FIGHTLAND

Is Football Less Moral Than MMA?

A look at the moral dimensions of competitive savagery.
Jeff Harder
11.30.16
children

Children Are Not as Evil as Previously Thought, Study Says

New research challenges the pre-existing scientific view that children are immature in their decision-making. The lead author explains why children are capable of better moral judgment than previously thought.
Sirin Kale
9.23.16
short circuit

The Tradeoffs of Imbuing Self-Driving Cars With Human Morality

When cars drive themselves, will they take human notions of morality into their decision-making?
Curtis Silver
8.25.16
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