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Buried Alive- 2018 Palu Tsunami

A 7.5 magnitude earthquake hit Palu, Indonesia in 2018. The tsunami that followed killed thousands of people. VWN met with Ista Nur Masyithah who recounts her ordeal.
Trouble in Paradise
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The Dark Side of Japan's Paradise Island | Trouble in Paradise

Okinawa is known to many as a tourist paradise. VICE World News host Hanako Montgomery travels to Okinawa to find out why.
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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.
Bad Blood
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How I Went From Poaching Elephants and Rhinos to Protecting Them | Bad Blood

In this episode of Bad Blood, VWN talks to a former poacher about leaving that life behind to become a protector of wildlife in the very forests where he used to hunt.
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12:46

Why Rental Discrimination is Still Common in Singapore

VWN looks at how some tenants in Singapore face discrimination renting as prospective landlords screen them based on race.
The Big Steal
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How Malaysia’s Banking Scandal Led To the Death of an Auditor

The Bank Bumiputra scandal was one of Malaysia’s biggest financial scandals before 1MDB. In this episode of 'The Big Steal' we see how it all went down.
Influence
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How Syed Saddiq and the Undi18 Movement Are Changing the Political Landscape in Malaysia | Influence

Syed Saddiq is a 28-year-old politician from Muar. He has millions of followers across his social media accounts and has leveraged this influence to create policy change in Malaysia.
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20:06

China's Most Misunderstood Subculture

They have been shamed by China’s urbanites for their outlandish hair. Meet the "Shamate" community, a subculture created by China’s rural youths, born in the 1990s.
The Big Steal
10:16

How North Korean Hackers Allegedly Stole Billions and Got Away | The Big Steal

In this episode of The Big Steal we learn how North Korean hackers allegedly stole more than 1.3 Billion dollars from foreign banks and cryptocurrency exchanges.
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11:14

South Korean Pastor Suspended For Blessing LGBTQ Community

Rev. Lee Dong-hwan was from a church in South Korea, for conducting a “blessing ceremony” at a Queer Culture Festival. VICE World News speaks with him to find out more.
The Rainbow Guide to Life
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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.
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17:06

Raising Boys Away From Women: Gender Segregation in India

In some North Indian towns and villages unmarried boys live in a room outside of the home called the "baithak". VICE World News takes a look at this unusual custom.
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