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"Be A Man”: Modernists and Traditionalists Debate Masculinity

What's the state of masculinity in America? From toxic masculinity to dating to big dick energy, this revealing discussion digs into the issues challenging men today.
Politics of Sex

Why the Philippines Has the Fastest Rising HIV Rate in Asia | Politics of Sex

HIV is spreading faster in the Philippines than anywhere in the world. VICE World News speaks to individuals affected by this rising epidemic.
Plastic Planet

I Got Surgery to Have Six Pack Abs

VICE follows two men getting cosmetic surgery. One who is getting liposuction on his abdominal area to get the six pack he always wanted. The other visits The Club House, a “man-cave” in Manhattan dedicated to male plastic surgery.

Tommy's Fight to be Different from the All Rest

Tommy Ambiyo Tedji is the creator and owner of the boundary-pushing fashion brand BYO. Seeds Motion is an innovative 3D animation studio. Together they collaborated on a short that captures what it's like for Tommy to stick out in the fashion scene.

Didiet Maulana's True Calling For Fashion

Didiet Maulana, creator of IKAT Indonesia explains how he created an original clothing brand using traditional fabrics but with an urban twist.

ROH Projects’ Truth about Originality in Art

Owi Liunic visits ROH Projects and finds out what originality means within the art world.

Ramengvrl's Road to Rebellion and Flow

Ramengvrl is one of Indonesia's trending hip-hop artists. She's shares her journey from her mundane office cubicle to realizing her potential for slinging rhymes. A VICE Indonesia Production, In Partnership with JD.ID®

Jovi Adhiguna's Guide To Looking Fabulous And Being Real

Jakarta style icon Jovi Adhiguna talks about avoiding hate and living your truest life.
Breaking Waves

We Visit Thailand's Muscle-Bound Mecca of Fighting

Muay Thai and kickboxing are a part of Thai culture. Tipi Jabrik visits Phukets muscle beach to learn how to fight while looking for waves.
Break The Stereo

Masculinity Meets Fashion With Toton Januar

Toton Januar talks about finding his true purpose in life through fashion and drawing outside of the box.
Break The Stereo

On The Road With Rahung Nasution

Rahung Nasution, petualang sekaligus chef, membahas tekanan sosial yang kerap ditimpakan pada lelaki penolak kemapanan dan memilih hidup di jalan.
Break The Stereo

Dancing And Dreaming With Siko Setyanto

Ballet dancer Siko Setyanto breaks down masculinity and talks about how he expresses himself through movement.