VICE Impact Spotlight
The Afghan Women Risking Their Lives for Equality
On August 6, 2015, a team of 13 young Afghan climbers set out to make history as the first women in the country to summit an Afghan mountain peak. Watch as VICE Impact follows the team along their groundbreaking climb.
VICE Talks Film
Sofia Coppola On Teen Girls, Sexual Desire and Her New Film ‘The Beguiled’
Ahead of the release of Coppola’s new southern gothic comedy, we discuss her love of exploring the world of young women, sex and the props from her coming-of-age dramas.
Alexandra Marzella's Unapologetic Nude Self-Portraits
Alexandra Marzella investigates the notions of truth, beauty, and sexuality through the medium of Instagram.
Single Japanese Women Are Buying the Boyfriend Experience
Whether they're craving a shoulder to cry on, a hunk to take shots with, or a late-night cuddle, Tokyo-based women can fulfill their relational needs on demand and by the hour.
Margaret Atwood on Abortion, Twitter, and Predicting Everything We're Doing Wrong
Lauren Oyler sits down with the award-winning novelist, poet, and essayist to discuss her process, and the state of women's rights today.
Unmarried at 27: Meet China's 'Leftover Women'
During Mao's reign, ambitious women in China were idolized. Today, unmarried women are denounced as "leftovers".
Stripping, Twerking, and Feminism at the Miss Juggalette Beauty Pageant
Within the outsider community of ICP fans, female Juggalos are even more marginalized. But now the Faygo-loving women are reclaiming the Miss Juggalette Beauty Pageant.
Virginie Despentes on Killing Rapists
We meet radical feminist writer and filmmaker Virginie Despentes for her first in-depth English interview.