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The Hopelessness Issue
The Hopelessness Issue

Guns in the Sun

There are 270 million legal guns in the US. Regardless of where you stand on the issue of firearms laws, you might say that the situation presents a wicked problem—something that can’t be objectively solved or even described.
Rocco Castoro
12.19.12
Stuff
Stuff

The New Orleans Murder Wall Won't Stop Growing

While New Orleans is traditionally thought of as the city of jazz, Mardi Gras, and semi-functional alcoholics, it's also the city with the highest murder rate in the country. A local priest is trying to bring greater awareness to the problem by writing...
Jake Hanrahan
11.15.12
Stuff
Stuff

Guns Are Everywhere in Honduras; Urban Maeztro Fires Back with Graffiti

Urban Maeztro, a former graphic designer quit his job and is now devoted to his craft, which is wheat-pasting the provocative images he creates, commenting on the horrific gun violence in Honduras. He plasters his artwork, which often contrasts iconic...
Anthony Pappalardo
8.12.12
News
News

Trayvon Martin's Shooter Is Free Because of the Stand Your Ground Law

So we called up Rep. Dennis Baxley, the legislator responsible for it.
Wilbert L. Cooper
3.21.12
Photos
Photos

Fun and Games at El-Buss Refugee Camp

Welcome to Buss Camp, where every surface is covered in broken glass and fresh bullet holes.
Juan Zober de Francisco
8.29.11
The Appalachia Issue
The Appalachia Issue

To Live & Die

We went up to the St Ann's area of Nottingham late on Saturday night to talk to a family who live in a council house on a notorious road called Kingsthorpe Close. While we were driving there, the white taxi driver told us that he hoped we were wearing...
VICE Staff
11.1.06