Inside Taiwan’s Most Notorious Mafia
VICE sat down with a few members of the Bamboo Union, Taiwan’s biggest underground crime syndicate, to find out how the gang operates.
The Indonesian Teenagers Competing in Illegal Drag Races
VICE Indonesia went inside the dangerous, high-stakes world of illegal motorbike racing in Jakarta, where teenagers risk their lives for a shot at fame and fortune.
The Cult of Debt Forgiveness
VICE investigated the Swissindo World Trust International Orbit, a cult that's convinced its followers it can wipe away debts—even though critics, prosecutors, and bankers say it's all just a Ponzi scheme.
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Headhunting With Indonesia's Special Effects Wizard
VICE's Katyusha Methanisa meets the movie effects pro behind "Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts."
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Combating Discrimination in China's Trans Community
We revisit the trans community in China to hear how one trans woman is recovering after her gender reassignment surgery, and meet an advocacy group dedicated to educating people about transgender issues.
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Meet the Trans Chinese Community Fighting for Gender Equality
Trans men and women from across China open up about the widespread discrimination they've faced, and how they're working to educate China about transgender issues.
China's Webcam Industry Is a Modern-Day Gold Rush
A growing number of people in China are pursuing webcam performance to make a living—with some live-streamers making as much $100,000 a month.
China's Vape Industry Is Just Getting Started
We head to Shenzhen, China—which supplies roughly 90 percent of the world's e-cigarettes—to check out the city's own burgeoning vape scene.
Meet the Chinese Expat Running an Underground Gun School
Lao Zheng is a firearms fanatic—but since guns are outlawed in China, he set up a "shooting camp" in the Philippines to train Chinese tourists to handle a weapon in any situation.
VICE Asks: What Was The Most Important Issue In This Election?
After a grueling and combative race for governor, voters in Jakarta tell us what issues affected them the most.
Exploring China's Skate Scene with Wang Huifeng
The strictly-street skater takes us to his favorite spots in Shenzhen, and tells us what's keeping China's skate scene from taking off—along with what he's doing to help it flourish.
Inside Colombia's Temple of Lucifer
Víctor Damián Rozo claims to be the son of the devil and has built a temple in Colombia dedicated to worshiping Satan.