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VWN Decade of Hate
11:40

Putin’s Secret Neo-Nazi Armies

Whilst Putin claims he is “denazifying Ukraine”, he is the one who has long-cultivated ties with neo-Nazis and ultra-nationalists to further his own authoritarian agenda.
The Business of Crime
9:24

The Freemason and The Mafia

VWN explore the alleged links between Italian Mafia groups and the Freemason - a connection that has a long, if not always entirely clear cut, history.
The Big Steal
8:06

The Commonwealth Games Scam

This is the story of how India’s officials set up a maze of scams at one of the biggest sporting events in the world.
The War On Drugs
9:58

How Speed is Fuelling Wars in The Middle East

The Syrian government have become some of the world’s biggest amphetamine dealers – flooding the Middle East with the drug Captagon to finance their war machine.
Violation
11:48

Sex Abuse in the Korean Military

South Korea’s military is considered one of its most male-dominant institutions. In 2021, a female soldier committed suicide after being repeatedly sexually assaulted.
The Big Steal
8:41

How a Top Official Did Not Get Away with Murder

The murder of a business associate marked the beginning of the end of Bo Xilai, who at the height of his power in China’s political establishment.
The Big Steal
7:44

How Suharto Stole Billions from Indonesia

Indonesian President, Suharto, allegedly amassed the largest ill-gotten fortune in all of Asia. A $35 billion theft, most of which was never recovered.
Trouble in Paradise
19:45

Peddling Heroin In The Himalayas

India’s northernmost state Himachal Pradesh is in the grips of a heroin crisis, as collateral damage of border state Punjab’s War on Drugs.
Zeke Spector Is Not Afraid
22:39

Is the Media Altering Our Perception of Crime?

Zeke Spector spirals down the rabbit hole to investigate his own fascination with crime while exploring what communities and the media can do to reduce the crime rate.
Bad Blood
18:02

Why I Left Being A Gangster

Meet Rahul Jadhav. A former gang member, gunrunner, and a money launderer, he today is an popular ultra marathon runner. This is his story of finding redemption.
Bad Blood
25:15

How I Managed to Shoot the Yakuza | Bad Blood

Seung-Woo Yang entered the universe of the Korean Yakuza in his teens. A personal tragedy made him start photographing the world, to cement his memories with his friends.
Dogs of War
7:31

The Rise of Brazil’s Biggest Prison Gang | Dogs of War

Brazil's largest prison gang, the PCC, has massacred police, shut down cities and controls 60% of Brazil’s cocaine market. VICE meets the organisation's leader, Marcola.
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