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LEVI'S THE 2020 PROJECT
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The 2020 Project: E2 Spill

Visual artist, Shikeith, carves out a new future for black men through his art.
Indonesia Riot
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Indonesia's First All-Trans Girlband: AMUBA

VICE meets with AMUBA, Indonesia's first all-trans girlband, and learns about their struggle to build a music career in a country where the LGBTQ community is so maligned.
Indonesia Riot
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Pride and Prejudice: LGBTQ Rights in Asia's Newest Nation Timor-Leste

VICE travels to Asia's youngest nation of Timor-Leste to march at its annual Pride parade and learn about the LGBTQ community's Pride—and fight—to come out in a deeply religious place. ©Clementino Amaral.
Indonesia Riot
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Madame X Memories: The Rise and Fall of Indonesia's Queer Cinema

VICE talks to experts to trace the rise and fall of Indonesia's queer cinema since the start of the Reformasi era and imagines what the future looks like for LGBTQ representation on screen.
Indonesia Riot
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The Women Who Used Tattoos to Save Themselves From Sexual Slavery

During Japanese occupation, thousands of Southeast Asian women were forced to serve as sex workers. But on one tiny island in Indonesia, local women resisted by heavily tattooing themselves. VICE traveled to meet the last tattooed women of Timor.
Realness
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ROH Projects’ Truth about Originality in Art

Owi Liunic visits ROH Projects and finds out what originality means within the art world.
Realness
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Jovi Adhiguna's Guide To Looking Fabulous And Being Real

Jakarta style icon Jovi Adhiguna talks about avoiding hate and living your truest life.
Indonesia Riot
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Sumba Is Home to the World's Most Complex Marriage Proposals: High Bride

VICE follows the journey of Piter Praing, a young Sumba boy who is herding livestock and his whole family to propose to his girlfriend and fulfill a costly marriage dowry.
Broadly Specials
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The Battle Over Transgender Soldiers in the US Military

Transgender soldiers in the U.S. military are facing an uncertain future under President Trump. This August, VICE spent time with Rachel Waverly, a former solider who believes her discharge was based on issues surrounding her gender identity.
Indonesia Riot
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Indonesia's Ancient Drag Queen Tradition: Lengger Lanang

After the communist crackdown in the 1960's, Lengger Lanang disappeared. VICE follows a group of men reawakening Lengger's drag roots.
Creators Meets / web
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Transcendence Through Comedy + Makeup | TCP Meets Miz Cracker

In Harlem, we visit drag performer Miz Cracker, who manages to make the subversion of gender and sexuality a truly entertaining and engaging endeavor.