police brutality

The Burnout and Escapism Issue

When Racism Anchors Your Health

An exploration of health disparities in America shows that even if you’re a black American in 2018 with a sound bank account, you can’t buy whiteness.
George Johnson

'The Hate U Give' Attempts to Advance the Gridlock on Police Brutality

Director George Tillman Jr. on why he thinks the film can squeeze empathy out of a divided nation.
Taylor Hosking

‘Random Acts of Flyness’ Nails the Horror Show of My Black Mind

Why this HBO show is the most daring thing on TV right now.
Noel Ransome

We Asked the Real 'BlacKkKlansman' Some Hard Questions About Being a Black Cop

Retired undercover cop Ron Stallworth talked about what it means to align yourself with law enforcement when you're black.
Wilbert L. Cooper

From ‘25th Hour’ to ‘BlacKkKlansman’: The Man Behind Spike Lee's Music

Troubled by racism, the NFL and police brutality, Terence Blanchard plays on.
Noel Ransome
Views My Own

What Your Takeaway from Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Says About You

The new music video from Childish Gambino is the perfect litmus test for a viewer's empathy.
Noel Ransome

Marielle Franco’s Friends Are Transforming Their Grief into Revolution

Fellow activists talk about the slain councilwoman's legacy and how they'll keep fighting for change in Brazil.
Bruno Costa

A Bloody Guerrilla Street Performance Challenges Brazil's Racist Past

Artists took to the streets of São Paulo to speak out against violence and racism directed at Brazil's black and non-white citizens.
Bruno Costa

Painting the Pain and Beauty of Black Life

Artist Nina Chanel Abney's simultaneous gallery shows were down the street from each other and a world apart.
Gabrielle Bruney
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

The Healing Power of Renowned Witch Susun Weed

We discuss how the legendary herbalist staves off stress and anxiety on this episode of 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast.'
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Hospital Tells Cops to Stay Away from Nurses After Brutal Viral Video

The Salt Lake City Police Department is looking into the incident and University Hospital has announced a new policy after widespread outrage.
Allie Conti
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Video Shows Cop Roughing Up Nurse for Following the Rules

The officer wanted to illegally collect a blood sample from an man who'd been knocked unconscious in a hit-and-run. The nurse said no. Then the cop got angry.
Allie Conti