Society & Demographics


Why the Census Needs to Ask People About Their LGBTQ Identity

Experts spoke to how paltry the data we currently have on LGBTQ Americans is, and how that hampers research and public policy.
Neil McArthur
Vice Guide to Right Now

Bruce Springsteen Thinks Trump Has Let a Racist 'Genie Out of the Bottle'

The 67-year-old musician told Marc Maron that he thinks Trump's election has ignited a storm of intolerance in America and that he doubts the president-elect's competency.
VICE Staff

Why 2016 Seemed Like the Worst Year Ever

Let this past year be a kick in your ass, not a boot on your throat.
Drew Brown

The LGBTQ Activists Fighting for Equality in Ukraine

On the season two premiere of 'Gaycation,' Ellen and Ian meet openly gay journalists, activists, and drag performers working toward progress in the post-Soviet nation.
VICE Staff
zoe quinn

Zoë Quinn on Life Since Gamergate and Her Erotic New Video Game

In the first episode of our new web series VICE Gaming Meets, the video game developer talks about online harassment and shows us her new dating simulation game inspired by Amazon bestseller Chuck Tingle.
VICE Staff

The Kimye and Taylor Swift Feud Has Always Been About White Femininity and Blackness

The Taylor Swift and Kimye beef isn't only about who said what, but about larger issues of race and privilege in America.
Muna Mire

Dallas’s Deputy Police Chief Talks Race, Despair, and Learning from Cop Shootings

"If blacks and whites don't sit down, if police and communities don't sit down and talk... then yeah, the future of America is in doubt."
Corey G. Johnson

I’m a White Cop and I Support Black Lives Matter

At this point, I'm emotionally drained from trying to explain how I can be both pro-law enforcement and pro-Black Lives Matter.
Diane Goldstein

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, police and protestors clash at a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico, the Afghan Taliban appoint a new leader, Bill Cosby's case will go to trial, and more.
VICE Staff

Muslims Applying for US Citizenship Say the Feds Are Delaying Their Applications

The 13 plaintiffs are among thousands whose immigration applications have been flagged for "national security concerns," which some say is a result of ethnic and religious discrimination.
Meredith Hoffman