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The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Bun B's Convention Dispatch Three: Good Riddance, Cleveland

VICE's political correspondent bids farewell to the RNC.
Bun B

What Drives Gay Republicans into the Closet?

For closeted Republicans, the RNC is a mecca of gay sex. Michael Rogers—the pioneering blogger who outed the worst anti-gay politicians in America—knows a thing or two about what drives their secrecy.
Tyler Trykowski

Trump's America Includes Gay Conversion Therapy

"Freedom" and "safety," for the Republican Party, means freedom and safety for those who are a product of the "traditional marriage and family," and not for those marginalized Americans who need it most.
Garrard Conley
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Norovirus Could Turn the RNC into a Sea of Diarrhea and Vomit

Twelve staffers from California have reportedly been quarantined to stop the spread of the contagious virus that causes unfortunate bouts of diarrhea, vomiting, and stomach pains.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Inside the Insane 'America First' Rally at the Republican National Convention

A conspiracy-mongering circus to celebrate the ascension of Donald Trump.
Allie Conti
2016 US election

Ohio's open-carry gun law comes under fire ahead of GOP convention

The head of Cleveland's police union wants Ohio's governor to suspend a law that allows people to openly carry firearms during the Republican National Convention.
Olivia Becker and Tess Owen
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

What Wisconsin Tells Us About the Inevitable Chaos at the Republican Convention

Last week's vote provides a glimpse into just how acrimonious—and potentially irreconcilable—the fight over the party's nomination might get.
Grace Wyler
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Why a Contested GOP Convention Would Be a Total Shitshow

No matter how things shake out at the Republican National Convention, it's safe to expect chaos in Cleveland this summer.
Mike Pearl