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What in the World
9:15

Secret Indian Millionaires, a Monkey’s Challenge to The Zoo Hierarchy and More

2021 was not kidding around. Thai PM was challenged to a Muay Thai fight, hundreds of Indian street vendors were found to be secret millionaires and a female monkey shatters the glass ceiling in a Japanese zoo.
Politics of Sex
12:50

Sexual Abuse in Thai Schools

Former sex abuse survivor, Nalinrat, speaks to VICE World News about her own experience in Thailand’s school system.
VICE World News APAC
14:54

The Issues with Thailand’s Legal Cannabis

Thailand became one of the first countries in Asia to legalize medical cannabis. But some patients in need of cannabis medication still turn away from this legal channel.
Censored
11:32

Thai Academic Exiled for Criticising the Government | Censored

Academic Pavin Chachavalpongpun, is a fierce critic of the Thai government. VWN speaks to him to find out why he challenges the most revered institutions in Thai society.
The Rainbow Guide to Life
15:32

Why Gay Monks Have to Hide Their Sexual Orientation in Thailand

In this episode of “Rainbow Guide to Life” VICE World News takes a look at what life is like for gay monks in Thailand’s Buddhist monasteries.
VICE World News APAC
7:40

Thailand's Protests are Full of Hidden Astrological Symbolism

Cultural anthropologist, Edoardo Siani, explains a world of symbolism and divine astrology that runs beneath the surface of Bangkok’s protest movement.
VICE World News APAC
30:18

The Afghanistan Wheelchair Basketball Teams Are Fighting For A Spot At The Paralympics

For the first time in Afghanistan's history, its men and women’s teams are training to qualify for the Summer Paralympics, to be held in Tokyo in 2021.
VICE Asia Pacific
17:47

Finding Family in Bangkok’s Rising Drag Scene

Two seasons in, Drag Race Thailand has catapulted the art form into mainstream consciousness across the region. In this doc, we explore what it takes to find family in the drag scene in Bangkok and meet many veterans and up and coming stars.
VICE Asia Pacific
17:37

Finding Family In Bangkok’s Drag Queens

Drag Race Thailand has catapulted the art form into mainstream consciousness. In this doc, we explore what it takes to find family in the drag scene in Bangkok.
VICE Raps
13:59

Bangkok's Slum Rappers Making Waves | 19Tyger x Elevenfinger | VICE Raps

VICE visits the Klong Toey slum in Bangkok to see what local rap sensations, 19Tyger and ElevenFinger have been up to since their first taste of fame.
Breaking Waves
7:16

Exploring Korea's Growing Indie Music and Surf Culture

Pro surfer Tipi Jabrik visits Korea to check out the burgeoning surf culture and find out how Korean Indie music is finally challenging K-pop.
Breaking Waves
7:49

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.
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