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Stuff

Donald Glover's 'Atlanta' Is Only Getting Better

Episode four of the brilliant new show featured an ethnically ambiguous internet troll and the odyssey-like struggle of being poor.
Mensah Demary
9.22.16
JUSTICE

How Local Governments Lock Up and Extort Poor People over Petty BS

In this installment of our web series 'Justice,' VICE examines how small municipalities turn policing into profit to create modern-day debtors' prisons.
VICE Staff
8.16.16
Stuff

Millennials Living with Their Parents Show Us Their Bedrooms

Lack of rent never looked better.
Ebony-Renee Baker
7.5.16
Photos

Photos of Childhood in Europe's Poorest Nation

Asa Sjöström documents the resilience of childhood in the ex-Soviet nation.
Asa Sjöström
5.12.16
Stuff

How to Deal with Living with Your Parents in Your 20s

Moving in with the people who made you is actually great if you're not a big human baby about it.
Sophie Bauer
5.5.16
Stuff

Why India's Homeless Children Are Choosing to Live Along Kolkata's Busy Train Tracks

Check out the trailer for our upcoming episode of 'VICE' on HBO, airing April 28 at 11 PM.
VICE Staff
4.25.16
News

Rent-Striking London Students Won Compensation for Their Crappy Housing

Their dorms were turned into a building site so they refused to pay rent.
Simon Childs
12.1.15
Travel

The Low-Grade Heroin Ravaging Serbia's Roma Underclass

Called "pajdo," the drug is cheap and plentiful, but destroys the bodies of users who are already suffering under the crushing weight of poverty and racism.
Max Daly
11.12.15
Stuff

What’s Behind Melbourne’s Love Affair With the Milk Crate?

You know the look instantly: Unpolished timber, peeling paint, some Edison lightbulbs, and a slew of plastic crates picked up for nothing from an alley somewhere.
Alan Weedon
8.19.15
Stuff

This Is What It's Like to Be Homeless in College

Most students aren't sure what they want to do after graduation, and there's something sexy about that. But there's nothing sexy about not knowing where your next meal will come from.
Taylor SJ
7.23.15
Stuff

Delungra Is the Poorest, Happiest Town in Australia

The Australian Tax Office has named Delungra the lowest earning town in the country. We asked some locals what it's like to live there.
Julian Morgans
4.30.15
News

How New York's Massive Homeless Population Endured Winter 2015

I talked to homeless New Yorkers about taking refuge on the subway, watching out for the cops, and why sleeping on the street was sometimes better than staying in a homeless shelter.
John Surico
3.17.15
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