“They Were Hiding Their Sins”

From VICE News. Daniel Ochoa de Olza captures the janus face of Spain’s complex culture and history, using his photography that has born witness to many important social moments including Spain’s last remaining bullfights, the exhumations from Franco’s Genocide and the annual pagan rituals and processions. Watch more from this series: Gangs, Death and Exhumations…

Wildfires Are Coming to the Suburbs

From VICE News. The changing nature of the environment in the West means that people who want to live there might need to change how they live. Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews More videos from…

Inside the Fight to Ban Abortion in America

From VICE News. Mark Lee Dickson is a pastor from East Texas who has quietly become one of the most influential anti-abortion voices in the United States. His push for cities to ban abortion through local ordinances paved the way for the Texas Heartbeat Act, a key challenge to Roe v. Wade. Subscribe to VICE…

How Predator Priests Avoid Jail | System Error

From VICE News. On January 20, an inquest in Germany found that Pope Benedict knew about priests who abused children but failed to act. Now, cases against the Catholic Church over child sex abuse are growing in the United States. Pope Francis has promised “decisive action” on the issue and encouraged the reporting of allegations.…

How North Korea Tried To Steal $1 Billion

From VICE News. An elite group of hackers supported by the North Korean government has been on an audacious cyber-crime spree. From hacking Hollywood and attempting to steal one billion dollars from Bangladesh Bank to releasing a computer virus that spread across the world, journalists Geoff White and Jean Lee piece together this crazy story.…

What Are the Solutions to the Climate Crisis?

From VICE News. In this episode of ‘Planet A’, Professor of Environmental Science Garry Petersen explains how humans must adapt if we are to avoid the tipping points that are leading towards irreparable harm to the planet. In ‘Planet A’, VICE World News takes viewers on a global tour of the ecosystems that sustain life…

Inside California’s Black Market Weed Boom

From VICE News. California voters approved recreational marijuana five years ago, joining a club that has now grown to 18 states and Washington, D.C. The hope was legalization would eventually put illicit operations out of business. But instead, the opposite is happening: The underground market is booming, causing some to warn the regulated system is…

This Small Japanese Town Is A UFO Hotspot

From VICE News. In a small Japanese town with desolate streets and shuttered storefronts, aliens are said to be frequent visitors. Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews More videos from the VICE network: https://www.fb.com/vicevideo #VICENews #News

The Battle Over Psychedelic Therapy’s Future

From VICE News. Psilocybin therapy is on the brink of becoming legally available in the US. But access isn’t guaranteed. There’s a struggle playing out right now between pharmaceutical companies, nonprofits, and other entities over who gets to control and profit off the treatment. The outcome will determine whether the people most likely to benefit…

Why Some Chinese Dissidents Love QAnon

From VICE News. A year after the January 6 uprising, one group of avid Trump supporters think they know who was really behind the violence at the Capitol: the Chinese Communist Party. Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/…

“I Knew That They Had Killed People” | Developing News

From VICE News. Alfons Rodriguez is a photographer and filmmaker that has a knack of getting into very difficult places – whether that’s embedding with child soldiers living on an active volcano, going into North Korea in disguise, or travelling through Russia along the Tran-Siberian Railway, Alfons has found a way to get his shots.…

The Man Who Secretly Impregnated 78 Women

From VICE News. This is the twisted story of Dr. Jan Karbaat, a Dutch fertility doctor who, across almost 30 years, secretly used his own sperm to impregnate women who came to his clinic for IVF treatment. His disturbing actions resulted in at least 78 children, who were forced to come to terms with their…

Myanmar’s Opium Wars | Developing News

From VICE News. Italian photographer Vincenzo Floramo captures moments of ritual, magic and transformation across South East Asia, often living with hard to reach communities on the margins of society. For seven years he has been based in Thailand, exploring and connecting to people in these varied cultures through his photography work. Watch more from…

How Sudan’s Smugglers Are Cashing In

From VICE News. The year-long civil war in Ethiopia sent tens of thousands over the border to Sudan. Desperate to escape refugee camps many are turning to smugglers in the hopes of making it to Europe. Julia Steers gets a rare glimpse at this booming and brutal smuggling route and asks Sudanese authorities how they’re…

The Homemade Guns of Taiwan’s Hunters

From VICE News. No one is allowed to own guns in Taiwan, with one exception: Indigenous hunters. But there’s a catch. Each hunter must make their own gun by hand. This leads to hunters using DIY guns of varying quality, often sorely lacking in safety. Guns made in factories are strictly banned. Indigenous hunter Talum…

How I Got My Baby From Ukraine As COVID-19 Exploded

From VICE News. Border closures amid the initial COVID-19 outbreak left thousands of babies born via surrogacy in limbo. Travel restrictions forced Ryan and Megan to rethink their plans to meet their soon-to-be born child in Ukraine. Ryan traveled alone for 32 hours to Kyiv, Ukraine in time for their daughter’s birth. His six-week journey…

The World’s Coolest Dictator | VICE on SHOWTIME

From VICE News. David Noriega travels to El Salvador to get at the truth behind the supposed achievements of its millennial president. Watch VICE on SHOWTIME Sundays at 8PM ET/PT. Learn more at https://sho.com/order #VICEonSHO Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter:…

Weed, Soy & Climate Change Are Destroying Paraguay’s Forest

From VICE News. Paraguay might be one of the world’s first countries to lose its rainforest because of a confluence of factors including inequality, corruption, drug trafficking, and climate change. The South American nation offers a stark warning for what the planet stands to lose if it doesn’t act to protect its natural resources. Subscribe…

How Nursing Homes Hide Profits While Residents Suffer

From VICE News. For-profit nursing homes get billions of dollars from taxpayers every year, while problems like understaffing and infection outbreaks never seem to go away. VICE News investigates how one company has gamed the system to hide its profits – while residents suffer. Got information on Life Care or other nursing homes? Send us…

How Humans Are Changing the Oceans

From VICE News. In this episode of ‘Planet A’, Dr. Ayana Johnson guides us through the major impacts of humans on the Ocean from coral bleaching to overfishing, before turning to solutions under what she calls the Blue New Deal. In ‘Planet A’, VICE World News takes viewers on a global tour of the ecosystems…

Myanmar Is Killing the Poets Fighting a Coup | Source Material

From VICE News. On February 1, 2021 the Myanmar military overthrew the democratic government, announcing a one year “state of emergency” in a challenge to the fall elections. In the days that followed several dozen elected officials were arrested. The public responded with mass protests, with hundreds of thousands of civilians taking to the streets.…

The World’s Most Dangerous Drug Wars | News on Drugs

From VICE News. 100,000s of dead; mass graves; public executions; a growing refugee crisis. The narco wars of Latin America are beginning to look more and more like open warfare. Ioan Grillo has spent two-decades reporting from the front line of the cartel warzone – spending time with sicarios, traffickers, special forces troops, and the…

Escaping Spain’s Deadly Volcano

From VICE News. On the Spanish island of La Palma, a non-stop volcanic eruption has forced residents to flee lava flows and poison gas, turning this island paradise into hell on Earth. Directed & Filmed by: Jean-Marc Joseph Producer: Charlie Rosser Field Producer: Andrea Arias Editing: Rune Andersen Additional footage courtesy of: – Unidad Militar…

We Spoke to Pro-Life Attorneys Outside the Supreme Court

From VICE News. During oral arguments for Dobbs vs Jackson Women’s Health Organization, attorneys and activists make the case for why Roe vs Wade should be overturned. Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews More videos from…

White Supremacy, 4 Years After Charlottesville

From VICE News. The VICE News Extremism Desk launches with an investigation into the rise of white supremacy in the U.S. since the 2017 Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville. Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews…

Inside Indonesia’s Only Quran School for Trans Muslims

From VICE News. In this episode of Transnational, Rana Thamrin embarks on a spiritual journey to Indonesia’s only Islamic school in Yogyakarta where transgender Muslim women are finding ways to reconcile their faith and trans identity. RELATED VIDEOS: How Queer Ghanaians Are Fighting Homophobia -https://youtu.be/GCxfGiGdbFI What It’s Like Being a Trans Journalist – https://youtu.be/EluxG0SU7aM Detroit’s…

Should the British Museum Return Looted Objects?

From VICE News. Some say the British Museum is the world’s largest receiver of stolen goods. Given that there’s at least 8 million objects in its collection, that’s a lot of potentially looted pieces. Designed to be experienced in or outside the museum, The Unfiltered History Tour tells the stories of ten objects from the…

Why You Should Be Worried About Facebook’s Metaverse

From VICE News. The Facebook Papers revealed how the company chased profits – often at the expense of safety. On December 6, Facebook was sued for its role in facilitating the genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. The Facebook Papers revealed how the company chased profits – often at the expense of safety. So can…

How Myanmar Kills Dissent | VICE on SHOWTIME

From VICE News. After a February 2021 military coup pushed out the democratically elected government in Myanmar, peaceful street protests against the military spread across the nation. What followed was an iron fisted military crackdown with more than a thousand protesters killed, and a steady descent into violent conflicts as the country slowly fractures. Early…

Reporting on the Texas Abortion Ban

From VICE News. Carter Sherman and Gilad Thaler discuss reporting on Texas’s new abortion law. Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews More videos from the VICE network: https://www.fb.com/vicevideo #VICENews #News

The Racist History of Citizen’s Arrest Laws

From VICE News. We investigate the racist history of citizen’s arrest laws, and how they’ve evolved. Watch VICE on SHOWTIME Sundays at 8PM ET/PT. Learn more at https://sho.com/order #VICEonSHO Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Check out VICE News for more: http://vicenews.com Follow VICE News here: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vicenews Twitter: https://twitter.com/vicenews Tumblr: http://vicenews.tumblr.com/ Instagram: http://instagram.com/vicenews More…

The Presidential Turkey Pardon | Filling the Void

From VICE News. The Void. We all feel it, to varying degrees. And we all try to fill it in different ways. In this bonus Thanksgiving episode of Filling the Void, a collaboration between Vic Berger and the producers of VICE’s "Source Material," we explore the sacred American tradition of the presidential turkey pardon. Subscribe…

The High Cost of Going Cashless | The Couch Report

From VICE News. The pandemic sent cash circulation into a tailspin. But there’s a movement to stop stores from going cashless — because it carries a high price for those who can least afford it. Going cashless excludes those without cards, bank accounts, smartphones, home utility bills and government IDs. Subscribe to VICE News here:…