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Please Adopt Barsik, This 41-Pound Chungus of a Cat

Get a load of this absolute unit.
Peter Slattery
4.9.19
crime

‘Slave’ to NXIVM ‘Sex Cult’ Leader Pleads Guilty to Racketeering

Lauren Salzman, recruiter for a secret group that allegedly branded women, entered a sealed plea Monday.
Sarah Berman
3.29.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Wild Story of How a 'GoT' Fan Found the Last Iron Throne on Earth

Behold, mere mortals: Melanie Joaquín, the "Queen of Queens."
Drew Schwartz
3.28.19
The Nice Guide to Right Now

Everything Sucks Except This Video of a Guy Saving Two Dogs from a Frozen Lake

Watch a good man rescue some good boys.
River Donaghey
3.13.19
Photos

Portraits from the Center of Brooklyn's Bernie Sanders Hype Storm

We asked some of the Vermont senator's biggest fans why they were fired up for Bernie 2020.
Jason Bergman
3.4.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Anti-Amazon Sentiment Is Spreading Now That the NYC Deal Has Collapsed

And big tech companies should be worried.
VICE Staff
3.1.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Inside New York's Fight to Decriminalize Sex Work

Decrim NY—a new coalition of sex workers, state lawmakers, and advocacy groups—wants to make New York the first state to decriminalize sex work.
VICE Staff
2.28.19
Cannabis

New York's Bodega Owners Want to Sell You (Legal) Weed

Recreational marijuana isn't yet legal in New York State, but corner stores are already angling for a piece of the action.
Alex Norcia
2.21.19
LGBTQ

This Artist Collects the Everyday Objects That Define Lesbian Life

Anyone who identifies as lesbian, butch, queer, non-binary, or trans was invited to send personal objects for the display.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
2.12.19
politics

Will Progressives Buy Gillibrand's Crusade Against Big Money in Politics?

The 2020 presidential candidate is making corruption her number-one cause, but some activists are wary of her record and proximity to Wall Street.
Eoin Higgins
1.18.19
tv

The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'Pose'

The pilot episode of FX's groundbreaking series took us to 80s New York's ball scene and gave us the best dance audition since 'Flashdance.'
Taylor Hosking
12.27.18
Views My Own

Somehow, the Catholic Church Is Still Getting Worse

The latest horrific revelations of sexual abuse unpunished show, yet again, that the Church's first tactic is to make excuses and hide.
Alex Norcia
12.20.18
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