strippers

Body Positivity

Dancing in a Body-Positive Strip Show Taught Me How to be Fat and Sexy

Growing up, I always felt sexiness was something reserved for thin people. Stripping helped change that.
Alison Stevenson
1.28.19
Comics!

'Going to Heaven,' Today's Comic by Alex Graham

After dying and going to the afterlife, a man has a hard time making a heavenly wish.
Alex Graham
12.7.18
LGBTQ

The Queer, Trans, Non-Binary Strippers Taking Aim at Toxic Masculinity

The members of the Manarchy Male Revue are pushing back on the rigid masculine stereotypes they saw in other male strip shows.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
11.9.18
LGBTQ

Why Being a Lesbian Stripper Is Harder Than You Might Think

Though most strip clubs are known for being aggressively heterosexual environments, many queer women are making waves on the scene.
Sofia Barrett-Ibarria
7.16.18
sex work

How Instagram Banning Stripper-Related Hashtags Hurts Sex Workers

Strippers say the social platform is cutting off their online support networks.
Allison Tierney
5.30.18
sex work

Bourbon Street Strippers Are Fighting Intrusive Regulations

Interviews with the New Orleans sex workers who came out in force to protest a rash of recent strip club shutdowns.
Brooke Sauvage
Avery L. White
2.9.18
VICELAND

That Time Natasha Lyonne Went to a Strip Club with the Cast of 'OITNB'

The actress relives the night she bought a few private dances for her co-stars on Thursday's episode of 'PARTY LEGENDS.'
VICE Staff
7.20.17
Can't Handle the Truth

Nope, James Comey Is Not a Criminal

The president accused the former FBI direcotry of a crime, and so did Fox News. Guess which one apologized for the error.
Mike Pearl
7.15.17
partying

Why Millennials Aren't into Strippers at Their Bachelor Parties

What's better than watching a woman get naked? Lots of things, say these young men.
Angela Almeida
1.17.17
Stuff

Male Strippers Open Up About Drugs, the Women They Meet, and the Roles They Play

There's some solid reasons to not take Viagra before dancing.
Neha Chandrachud
9.21.16
Stuff

Are Some Kinds of Sex Work 'Better' Than Others?

I asked strippers, cam girls, dominatrixes, and prostitutes, and two hierarchies emerged.
Rebecca Leib
8.3.16
Photos

An Intimate Look at the Nightly Routine of Miami Strippers

Iconic photographer Jill Freedman shares previously unpublished photographs of exotic dancers she took in 2002.
VICE Staff
Jill Freedman
7.24.16
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