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Bad Blood
25:15

How I Managed to Shoot the Yakuza | Bad Blood

Seung-Woo Yang entered the universe of the Korean Yakuza in his teens. A personal tragedy made him start photographing the world, to cement his memories with his friends.
Rainbow Guide to Life
14:32

How Holland Came Out as K-Pop’s First Openly Gay Idol | Rainbow Guide to Life

In this episode of Rainbow Guide to Life, K-pop star Holland speaks to us about his coming out story and normalising queer identities in South Korea.
What in the World
10:39

Escobar’s Pooping Hippos, World’s Most Expensive Mango & Other Weird News | What in The World

Hippos rescued from Pablo Escobar’s estate won’t stop having sex and pooping and someone actually paid a million dollars to buy a parking spot.There’s still enough weird news in the world to keep you distracted from the perils of the pandemic.
Censored
11:14

South Korean Pastor Suspended For Blessing LGBTQ Community

In 2019, Rev. Lee Dong-hwan became the first pastor to be suspended from a church in South Korea, for conducting a “blessing ceremony” at a Queer Culture Festival in Incheon. VICE World News speaks with Rev. Lee to find out more.
VICE World News APAC
19:50

These Korean Adoptees Are Returning to Their Birth Country, to Stay

The number of children born in South Korea, who were put up for international adoption reached its peak in the 1980s. Now, this generation of Korean adoptees is returning back to their country of origin as adults.
VICE World News APAC
15:37

Trapped in a South Korean Fringe Church

Former members of Shincheonji speak with VICE World News and tell us why it’s so difficult to leave the church.
What in the World
12:18

Hijab Wearing Cats, Million Dollar Pigeons and Death Cafes | What In The World

As the unprecedented times continue, the world is taking on some seriously strange obsessions - whether it is balloons in North Korea, warm woolens for your privates, death cafes in Thailand or the hijab wearing cats of Indonesia
VICE News Shorts
4:24

North Korea Is Provoking South Korea, But the Real Enemy Is the U.S.

VICE News explores the significance of the symbolic move by North Korea and what it means for the future of diplomacy between the neighboring countries.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
6:57

No one is sure which country is helping North Korea make its missiles

The Yuzhmash factory let VICE News cameras inside for the first time.
VICE News Shorts
1:27

Watch Trump's 12-day, 5-country Asia tour in 90 seconds

President Trump boarded Air Force One Tuesday, capping off his 12-day Asia trip, which he himself described as "a very fruitful trip for us and, also, in all fairness, for a lot of other nations."
VICE News Shorts
1:27

Missile test throwdown: North Korea vs. South Korea

Videos show North Korea and South Korea testing missiles.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
11:02

41-year-old Adoptee Deported After 37 Years in the U.S.

Adam Crasper is a South Korean man who was adopted by American parents at age three, and after 37 years in the U.S. he is being deported.
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