white people

Culture

Stop Telling Black Writers to Stop Writing About Race

A recent series of comments forced me to confront the issues of writing like everyone else as a person of color.
Noel Ransome
10.12.18
Views My Own

Twelve Types of White People I’d Like to Call the Cops On

Why let Permit Patty and Coupon Carl have all the fun?
Noel Ransome
7.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Woman Called the Cops on a Black 11-Year-Old for Delivering Newspapers

It was the first day of his paper route.
River Donaghey
7.12.18
Views My Own

#PermitPatty Is an Opportunity for White People to Examine Their Privilege

The cops are not customer service.
Eve Peyser
6.25.18
Race

What Growing Up as a Black Albino Taught Me

You aren't your disability.
Victor Varnado
2.15.18
Three Percenters

What Right-Wing Militants Are Hoping for After a Government Collapse

We talked to Three Percenters and experts on the modern militia movement about their nebulous vision of a future many Americans want nothing to do with.
Mark Hay
10.18.17
RACISM

Is Debating a Racist a Lost Cause?

Experts, including a former white supremacist, tell us what you can do to change someone's (terrible) opinions.
Manisha Krishnan
8.17.17
GENTRIFICATION

Activists Are Trying to Drive a Hipster Coffee Shop Out of East LA

Are the protests outside Boyle Heights' newest coffee shop, Weird Wave, an attack on an innocent small business or a righteous fight against gentrification?
Justin Caffier
6.20.17
GENTRIFICATION

'Ghetto' Is the Most Obnoxious White People Thing Since Brunch

Written by a self-described "Earth folk yoga songstress," the song and video are worse than you can even imagine.
John Nova Lomax
5.9.17
Stuff

What Actually Makes White People Scared of Talking About Race?

It took being gaslit on Twitter for me to realize that we won't be able to have serious discussions about diversity while white fragility exists.
June Eric-Udorie
9.10.16
Film

Hollywood Keeps Hiring White Men to Do an Asian's Job

The trailer for 'The Great Wall,' starring Matt Damon, set off a firestorm of criticism about Hollywood's whitewashing problem. We spoke to writer J. Y. Yang, who's writing a novel inspired by the backlash.
Chin Lu
8.1.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

White Men Love Donald Trump Even More Than We Thought, Poll Says

With or without college degrees, Trump reigns supreme for white men in the US.
Helen Donahue
6.1.16