NEWS ON DRUGS
Inside Brazil's Deadliest Drug Gangs
Brazil is a drug trafficking hub, and the world’s second largest cocaine market. This is how Brazilian gangs use extreme violence and corruption to build narco-empires.
Dogs of War
The Rise of Brazil’s Biggest Prison Gang | Dogs of War
Brazil's largest prison gang, the PCC, has massacred police, shut down cities and controls 60% of Brazil’s cocaine market. VICE meets the organisation's leader, Marcola.
VICE NEWS TONIGHT / Clip
Chicano Batman on Receiver
How a Korean artist designed Chicano Batman’s album artwork
Pabllo Vittar Draws a Self Portrait
Pabllo Vittar draws her first self portrait.
Under The Ink
Confronting Favela Violence Through Tattoos
In this episode of Under the Ink, VICE meets Tucka, a local tattoo artist in Rocinha, one of Rio de Janeiro's largest favelas.
Bullets & Ballet
Dancing through Gunshots in Brazil's Favelas
VICE follow ballet teacher, Tuany Nascimento and her school “On Tiptoes” in the favelas of Rio. In the centre of a feud between rival drug cartels and military police, her students, aged 4-15, regularly hide from gunfire during lessons.
Carmelo Anthony Explores Rio and its Favelas
Carmelo Anthony won some hardware when he visited Rio for the Olympics, but he still wanted more out of the trip.
Inside Brazil's Favelas and the Rise of the New Afro Hair Movement
In our second episode of Beyond Beauty Grace meets a brave new generation of young black women challenging racial discrimination - redefining Sao Paulo's beauty ideals, through the Afro Hair Movement and reclaiming their cultural identity.
Behind Brazil's Extreme Beauty Addiction
Our favorite tattoo-covered alien princess discovers more about the pressures to have the 'perfect body' and long hair.
Burning Man, A Brazilian Homage to Hip Hop and Big Data Roses
We head to the Black Rock, Nevada campsite home of the legendary Burning Man festival and check out the incredible art structures built throughout the grounds.
Brazilian Plastic Surgery: Beauty On a Budget
We visited a clinic that carries on a family tradition of giving low income Brazilians access to plastic surgery.
VICE News Specials
Impeachment in Brazil
VICE News was in Brazil as congress voted on whether to impeach President Rousseff.