mental health

On Friends Who Want to Die

I was struggling with depression and suicidal thoughts. Turns out the best person to talk to was someone who was coping with the same things.
Aisha Mirza

Emma Sulkowicz's New Show is a Thank You to Those Who Supported Them

After bursting onto the art scene with "Mattress Performance," Emma Sulkowicz further explores trauma and creates a literal net-work of support in their first gallery show, "The Floating World."
Linda Yang
gun violence

'Inspiring and Heartbreaking': The Rise of Support Groups for Shooting Survivors

In recent years, a number of networks for shooting survivors have popped up across the country to provide support for other survivors and call for an end to gun violence.
Kimberly Lawson
You're Smarter Than That

7 Things to Never Say to Someone With Cancer

Advice from someone who had cancer.
Lindsay Jean Thomson
ruh roh

Stripe Is Dropping Bitcoin

“Empirically, there are fewer and fewer use cases for which accepting or paying with Bitcoin makes sense."
Jordan Pearson

Köln Fans Storm Arsenal's Emirates Stadium, Delaying Match

The game has been delayed an hour due to a surge of roughly 20,000 fans of the Germany side. Yet only 3,000 of them have tickets to the game itself.
Liam Daniel Pierce
last week in art

Giant Hands Emerge From a Venice Canal to Raise Climate Change Awareness

Italian sculptor Lorenzo Quinn’s massive new sculpture, 'Support,' is a stark warning on the impact of rising sea levels.
Nathaniel Ainley

A Pro-Trump Rally in Brazil Turned into a Brawl

The small rally in São Paulo was peaceful until anti-fascist activists showed up and things got ugly.
Jardiel Carvalho

What to Say to a Suicidal Friend, from People Who’ve Been There

Helping a suicidal loved one often means a drastic shift in your relationship. We asked people who have been there what they needed most in a friend.
Laetitia Laubscher

Behind the Scenes with Pro Golf’s Pit Crew

For Golf's Equipment trucks and their staff, the margin of error is razor thin: it's too easy to blame the clubs for a bad round.
VICE Sports

BDSM Community Reacts After Kink Website FetLife Goes Invite Only

Following accusations that it doesn't do enough to stop sexual harassment and abuse, BDSM, kink, and fetish site FetLife halted new sign-ups. As Fetlife works to straighten out its kinks, we asked users how the changes are impacting their online...
Kari Paul
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Republican CEO Meg Whitman Is Jumping Ship to Support Hillary Clinton

The GOP announced she'd lodge her support, and fundraising ability, behind Clinton, calling Trump a "dishonest demagogue."
VICE Staff