Lab-Grown Meat Can't Fix the Planet That Capitalism Broke
A recent study argued that we shouldn’t assume lab-grown meat is more emission-friendly than beef. The whole truth is much more structural and bleak.
The Paris ‘Yellow Vest’ Protests Show the Flaws of Capitalism
The French Yellow Vests protests, which were ignited by a fuel tax, highlight the fact that climate policies ignore the material concerns of the working class and people of color
How Chemsex Helps Queer Men Find Their Place in Big Cities
We speak to gay cultural theorist Jamie Hakim about how chemsex is a response to neoliberalism and the alienation of the modern city.
Everyone Hates Neoliberals, So We Talked to Some
I asked neoliberals about their political ideology and the tremendous backlash it's received from all over the place lately—especially since Trump won.
Porn-on-Porn Photos and a Scuba Diver Shock Viewers at New Berlin Exhibit
The scandal of the show's opening in Berlin was augmented by a visitor clad in a scuba diving suit...just enjoying the art.
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election
A Former Weather Underground Member Explains Why Anti-Trump Violence Won't Work
Mark Rudd, a member of the infamous Weather Underground who later came to regret the group's bombings, told us that "anyone advocating political violence is either very stupid or a cop (or both)."
VICE Long Reads
How the Banks Stole Higher Education
Student debt is big business for the banks, and it's fucking us all over.
Why Jeremy Corbyn Is Best Placed to Solve the UK's Future Economic Problems
All the people calling him a "throwback" haven't stopped to consider what is likely to happen to the British economy in the next decade.
Investigative Journalist Matt Kennard Talks About America's Economic Stranglehold on the World
His new book looks at how the American government, banks, and intelligence agencies enforce a very covert and modern type of imperialism.
Hillary Clinton's Foreign Policy Is Already Terrifying
The next presidential election is more than two years away, so why is the former Secretary of State talking a big game about America imposing its will across the world?
New York Democrats Begrudgingly Run Andrew Cuomo Again for Governor
The Empire State Democratic Party's convention on Long Island was a bizarre affair where everyone seemed terrified of the man they were celebrating.
Big Money's Obama
Once upon a time, Obama was apparently devoted to reining in the influence of money in politics, but after a couple of elections and some time inside the machine, he doesn’t seem to care about it at all. Instead of fighting against casual corruption...