The September Stories Issue

The September Stories Issue

A Boob Pin That Symbolizes Self-Representation, Identity, and the Female Body

Marina Garcia-Vasquez, editor-in-chief of Creators at VICE, discusses why this pin is so important to her.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
The September Stories Issue

Feedback from Museumgoers May Be Changing the Art World

Curators are paying attention to audiences at large.
Emerson Rosenthal
The September Stories Issue

Still Lifes That Pair Plant Life and Manufactured Materials

Photographer Gabriel Zimmer wants to see if synthetic and natural can symbolically exist
Gabriel Zimmer

Your Jeans Are Ruining the Earth

Denim's environmental impact is huge.
Haisam Hussein
The September Stories Issue

A Short Story About Acceptance and Loss by Eka Kurniawan

The Indonesian author's new novel, 'Vengeance Is Mine, All Others Pay Cash,' is out this month.
Eka Kurniawan
The September Stories Issue

What Does Our Trash Say About Us?

Archaeologists are taking a closer look at contemporary junk to understand our culture.
Livia Albeck-Ripka
The September Stories Issue

Nearly Two-Thirds of Egyptians Don't Use Formal Bank Accounts

Here's what many of them do instead.
Wael Fathi
The September Stories Issue

These Kenyan Grandmothers Are Learning to Fight Back Against Rapists

In some of their country's slums, self-defense is the only option.
Nadja Wohlleben
The September Stories Issue

Ernest Hemingway's Likeness Is Being Used to Sell Tourism in Havana

America's literary hero is big business in a country most Americans can't visit.
Avi Davis
the VICE magazine podcast

It's Time to Get a Fanny Pack

On this episode of 'The VICE Magazine Podcast,' we find out why the 80s staple is making a comeback and talk to Krishna Andavolu about the stigma around mothers who smoke marijuana while pregnant.
Ellis Jones

Scenes from an Epic Flower Battle in Spain

Colorful images from photographers Samantha Friend and Jessica Pettway.
Samantha Friend
Jessica Pettway
The September Stories Issue

What Does the Word 'Queer' Even Mean Today?

How much does what we call ourselves matter when it comes to how and whom we love?
Ana Cecilia Alvarez