The Battle for Zimbabwe’s Land Never Ended

“We all still have scars of having land taken from us in the past.”

Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Apr 22, 2021
Length: 15 minutes (3,757 words)

‘Trapped’: Women Working as Fishery Observers Allege Sex Harassment, Assault at Sea

“For other sufferers of workplace harassment, at least they get to go home at the end of the day. “

Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Feb 9, 2021
Length: 19 minutes (4,804 words)

People Are Dying After Joining a ‘Pro-Choice’ Suicide Forum. How Much Is the Site to Blame?

“Loss survivors are demanding an end to the site, and provoking a conversation about how little we know about the internet and suicide risk.”

Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Nov 19, 2020
Length: 37 minutes (9,350 words)

The Little Cards That Tell Police ‘Let’s Forget This Ever Happened’

“The cards embody everything wrong with modern policing.”

Author: Katie Way
Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Sep 2, 2020
Length: 14 minutes (3,650 words)

Simone Biles Would Like to Thank Herself

Biles is a Black athlete who is a woman, and for many, one of the gravest sins a Black woman can commit, besides beating white people at a sport they had previously dominated, is to appear insufficiently humble and grateful to white people for their success.

Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Aug 3, 2020
Length: 30 minutes (7,547 words)

Mourning My Brother in 181 Tweets

“How do you tell the world you are grieving? In my case, it was a year-long Twitter thread about finding the things that made me feel better.”

Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Jul 15, 2020
Length: 11 minutes (2,783 words)

I Tried Hypnosis to Deal with My Pandemic Anxiety, and Got Something Much Weirder

“When I stepped through the door, I told him, I found myself in a room entirely lined with aquariums, in which large, spotted, neon-colored fish were floating. It felt peaceful, I told Brown. ‘There’s some purpose here. I’m not worried about the fish, they’re being taken care of.'”

Source: Vice Magazine
Published: May 5, 2020
Length: 14 minutes (3,565 words)

Here Are the Most Common Airbnb Scams Worldwide

Weary traveler, read this and beware! Airbnb has pledged to close the loopholes in their platform that allow predators to scam unsuspecting renters, but clearly, there’s still a lot of work to do.

Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Jan 31, 2020
Length: 19 minutes (4,867 words)

Gritty’s Reign Has Just Begun

Mascots are safe to love in an era when nothing is. Gritty and Phang, Philly’s newest mascots, exemplify why.

Author: Eve Peyser
Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Nov 18, 2019
Length: 8 minutes (2,100 words)

The Creator of the Shitty Media Men List Isn’t Done

Nona Willis Aronowitz profiles Moira Donegan, an emerging feminist author who once worried she’d be defined — and ruined  — by the google spreadsheet she created as a safe space for women in media to anonymously share their experiences of sexual harassment and discrimination.

Source: Vice Magazine
Published: Nov 18, 2019
Length: 12 minutes (3,212 words)