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.
Motherboard One-Offs / Clip
LIVING WITH JAGUARS (Trailer)
Living With Jaguars is an interactive virtual reality film documenting wild jaguars in Brazil. Part documentary and part immersive game, Living With Jaguars explores historical and current tensions in a rural region where jaguars prey on ranchers' cattle
Bong Appétit / S2 EP16
Cannabis Coconut Stew
Chef Natalia Pereira cooks traditional Brazilian dishes infused with cannabis.
These DJs Are Spreading Brazilian Vibes on a Souped-Up Mobile Sound System
DJ duo, the Tupi Collective, have been bringing Brazilian music to Montreal since 2012, but they recently turned an old tricycle into a souped-up mobile sound system to help them perform at outdoor venues.
From Standing Rock to Brazil: What I Learned on the Frontlines of Indigenous Resistance
Host Sarain Fox walked us through some of the photos she took at Standing Rock, North Dakota, the Rio Doce in Brazil and Mauna Kea, Hawaii while filming the new VICELAND series RISE.
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.