Rites of Passage
Inside a Gang Initiation with the Silent Murder Crips
VICE followed a young prospect in Brooklyn looking to join the Crips to see what it takes to get initiated, from finding a way to meet gang members to getting "squared in"—a vicious beating at the hands of the members.
The Black Bloc: Inside America’s Hard Left
VICE met up with a few Antifa activists in Philadelphia who engage in "Black Bloc" actions to find out more about their ideology, tactics, and individual reasons for participating in a high-risk form of activism.
Red Right Hand
'The Cleveland Strangler': The Story of a Brutal Serial Killer and His Forgotten Victims
In one of the most heinous and underreported serial murders in American history, at least 11 black women were raped and butchered by a serial killer named Anthony Sowell.