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Bad Blood
14:47

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.
VICE World News APAC
12:46

Why Rental Discrimination is Still Common in Singapore

The rental market in Singapore is not equally accessible to all ethnic groups. Some tenants in Singapore face discrimination renting as prospective landlords screen them based on race.
Trouble in Paradise
23:12

Philippines Environmentalists face Death threats from Land Grabbers | Trouble in Paradise

Land grabbers are threatening the Philippines' 'Masungi Georeserve’'. VICE World News visits ‘Masungi’ to find out how the trustees and park rangers work to defend the georeserve despite threats to their personal safety.
Censored
12:31

How I Got Arrested By The Nepalese Police For My Rap Songs | Censored

Towards the end of 2020, the Nepalese Police ordered the arrest of rapper Vten for using derogatory words against the police. In this episode of VWN’s ‘Censored’, VTen explains why he plans to continue to make music true to himself.
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.
VICE World News APAC
16:44

"996" Work Culture in China : Why China’s Employees Cannot Stop Overworking

VICE World News looks at China’s hyper-competitive work culture and the costs to their personal and social lives.
Rainbow Guide to Life
18:17

How This All-Trans Men Football Team Is Breaking the Binary in India | The Rainbow Guide to Life

In this episode of The Rainbow Guide To Life, VICE World News, attends the Queer Games North East 2021 to witness the country's first all-transgender men's football team in action.
Censored
11:32

Thai Academic Exiled for Criticising the Government | Censored

Thai academic Pavin Chachavalpongpun is a social media influencer and a fierce critic of the establishment. VICE World News speaks to him to find out why he challenges the most revered institutions in Thai society.
VICE World News APAC
12:58

Why Japan’s Queer Athletes are not Coming Out at the Olympics

VICE World News speaks to former National fencer, Fumino Sugiyama, and National rugby team player, Airi Murakami, to find out why it’s hard to come out as a queer athlete in Japan.
Trouble in Paradise
25:14

Illegal Diamond Mining Inside a Tiger Reserve | Trouble in Paradise

VICE World News travels to The Panna Tiger Reserve, a tourist attraction in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh to uncover a troubling, dark secret — illegal diamond mining.
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.
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