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LEVI'S THE 2020 PROJECT
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The 2020 Project: E2 Spill

Visual artist, Shikeith, carves out a new future for black men through his art.
Close To Home
11:23

JJ Johnson Cooks his Pan African Roots

In this episode of Close To Home, Michelle sits down with J.J. Johnson, the James Beard award-winning chef of Henry at Life Hotel in NYC, to talk about the African diaspora’s effects on global cuisine.
Broadly Shorties
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The True Origins of Dreadlocks

HairBySusy breaks down the history behind dreadlocks and how they are being worn today.
Broadly Shorties
1:56

The True Origins of Cornrows

HairBySusy breaks down the history behind cornrows and how they are being worn today.
DESUS & MERO / Clip
4:04

H&M Race Controversy

H&M puts black child in a "Coolest Monkey in the Jungle" sweatshirt. Ignorance, racism, or lowkey publicity stunt?
Out of This World
40:11

mykki blanco - out of this world: johannesburg's born free queer creatives

Out Of This World follows Mykki Blanco as he explores queer culture in Johannesburg. Mykki meets artists, designers, models and dancers of the 'Born Free' generation, voicing issues of their sexuality, gender, identity and humanity.
DESUS & MERO / Clip
1:23

Black Tourists in China

If you're black and have been to Asia you already know what the fuck going on. If not? Watch.
The Creators Project
6:05

Desus & Mero Do PULSE Contemporary Art Fair

The Creators Project's Emerson Rosenthal meets up with VICELAND stars Desus & Mero to show them around the PULSE Contemporary Art Fair at Art Basel Miami 2016.
Culture Beat
5:05

Afropunk Style, Hyperflesh Masks, and a Deep Web Dive

We spend a day at the Afropunk festival in Brooklyn, take a look at viral sensation Landon Meier's masks and get to the bottom of the internet with artist Trevor Paglen.
The 2016 US Election
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South Carolina's Black Vote

VICE News travels to South Carolina ahead of the Democratic primary to unpack the stereotypes associated with the "black vote."