Stemming the Tide of Cultural Amnesia: An Interview with Legendary New York Performance Artist, Penny Arcade
We talked to the one-woman show about five decades of performing, her oral history project Lower East Side Biographies and the need to offer young people a queer, punk-rock, alternative to the mainstream.
Just a random act of kindness.
The artist had been banned from traveling internationally since 2011.
Photographer Fiona Clark captured the country's LGBT community in the 70s and 80s. Censorship, however, kept her images from seeing the light of day – until now.
"Politics, after all, isn't just Bushes and Clintons but also Harvey Milks and Hunter S. Thompsons."
Activist Nadya Tolokonnikova on prison, being forced to make police uniforms and the absurdity of Russia's laws.
We met the Pakistani women who dare to fight for free speech. One of them was Sabeen Mahmud, a woman who created a counter-cultural haven for thinkers in Karachi, and, in April, paid for it with her life.
'Vangardist''s publisher, Julian Wiehl, talks about the fight against HIV discrimination.
Direct action seems to be growing as the environment hurtles towards oblivion.
VICE News traveled to Tanzania to meet with Josephat Torner, an albino activist who has dedicated his life to raising awareness and acceptance towards albinos in his country.
On a cold Friday night in New York, about 50 people gathered to show their support for Gotham's finest, but it wasn't long before counter-protesters angry about police brutality arrived.
Last night I found my feminism coming under public scrutiny on Twitter. But why are we fighting over who should be allowed in the gang when there's so much work to be done?