one percent

Economy

The GOP tax plan could send American democracy into a doom loop

Republicans are moving closer to finalizing a tax overhaul that will lift the tax burden on America’s richest citizens and plonk it down on those less well-off.
Matt Phillips
12.15.17
dinner parties

I Dined With an Arms Dealer At the World’s Wildest Dinner Party

Dining Impossible is a three-day gourmet extravaganza at the world’s best restaurants.
Lars Bjerregaad
1.2.17
Money

Silicon Valley widens its lead over Washington, DC as the wealthiest place in America

The two metros have consistently been atop rankings of the most affluent urban areas in recent years, but Silicon Valley has taken the upper hand
Matt Phillips
9.16.16
Luxury

Connecticut's luxury gas house is a gas station for people worth at least $50M

While members lounge in the dining room, a concierge and valet will take their cars to be washed, waxed and detailed by GP staff.
Brendan James
9.13.16
2016 US election

The 1% want President Hillary Clinton

Campaign finance data shows that the nation's elites favor one presidential candidate over another — Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump — more than they have in any election since 1896.
Alex Thompson
9.9.16
Sports

Golf Caddies Share Their Stories of Rich People Being Nightmarish Jerks

Stories of randy golfers, drunken parties, and general debauchery from some of America's finest private golf courses.
Alex Norcia
6.12.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Smart, Rich People Have Started Voting for Trump

People with a few degrees and six-figure salaries have started to consider the orange menace a viable option for president.
Helen Donahue
4.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Did Bernie Sanders Basically Predict the Panama Papers in 2011?

Fans might argue he knew what was coming, and that no one listened.
Helen Donahue
4.5.16
daily vice

We Talk to the Co-Creator of the Occupy Wall Street Movement Today on 'Daily VICE'

Then Motherboard takes a look at the unregulated world of vaping and the Creators Project tells us about the women behind 'The Powerpuff Girls' revival.
VICE Staff
4.1.16
Stuff

Among the Rich People, Celebrities, and Super-Yachts at the London Boat Show

Scenes from an event so posh that the dude who played the Earl of Grantham on "Downton Abbey" was posing for pictures by wrapping himself in a British flag.
Simon Childs
1.12.16
Photo

Photos of Rich People Getting Wasted at a Polo Match

LA's Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic offered a glimpse into the End of Days—and there will be lots of champagne.
Michelle Groskopf
10.18.15
Stuff

The Man Who Builds Luxury Bomb Shelters for Paranoid One Percenters

Robert Vicino believes the rich don't live on the same scale as ordinary people in today's society—so why should that change after the end of the world? For a mere $35,000, his company will make their apocalypse experiences truly swanky.
Lynn Parramore
10.11.15
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