Tag: Manufacturing

The Obamas Backed This Oscar-Nominated Documentary. Republican Blue-Collar Workers Still Love It.

Want the best of VICE News straight to your inbox? Sign up here. When Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar first started promoting their Oscar-nominated documentary, “American Factory,” they knew they had a hit on their hands. The film, which looks at the challenges of a Chinese company setting up shop in the middle of America’s […]

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The Deadly Houston Plant Explosion Was So Strong It Knocked People Out of Their Beds

Two people are dead after a massive explosion at a Houston manufacturing plant early Friday morning. The blast was so strong that it damaged up to 200 nearby homes, knocked people out of their beds, and sent rubble flying half a mile away. Houston Police Chief Art Acevado said the blocks around the Watson Grinding […]

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