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How-To
9:54

Make This Jamaican Breakfast: Ackee and Saltfish

Andre Fowles of Miss Lily’s in NYC is in the Munchies Test Kitchen making an ideal Jamaican breakfast: ackee and saltfish, paired steamed callaloo, crispy Johnnycakes, and fried plantain.
What The Hell Is That Sport?
1:29

Netball

What the hell is netball? VICE Sports takes a look.
Daily VICE
4:19

Using Traditional Spells and Rituals to Protect People of Colour

Cassandra Thompson is tapping into her Caribbean ancestry and using conjure as a means of protection and guidance. It's a practice she says used to be illegal and it's taken on renewed importance today.
VICE Specials
24:14

J'ouvert: Brooklyn's Dirty Masquerade

J’ouvert is a pre-dawn street masquerade that marks the beginning of Caribbean Carnival but, in recent years, has become a subject of controversy.
SUB.Culture / Clip
9:05

Celebrating MANANA in the City of Music

We head to present-day Santiago de Cuba, where MANANA festival took place back in May, to see how dance music’s path through the decades has resulted in the scene’s most vibrant moment.
SUB.Culture / Clip
10:03

The DJ's Who Turned Cuba's Economic Turmoil Into a Movement

In the economically devastated early 90s, DJs like D'Joy de Cuba, Wichy de Vedado, and DJ Jigüe, found catharsis in a new community of parties, clubs, and sounds.
SUB.Culture / Clip
1:40

SUB.Culture: Cuba

We delve into how a group of pioneering musicians in the early 1960s created an electroacoustic movement that coupled modern equipment with more traditional Cuban styles.
Gaycation / S1 EP3
44:10

Jamaica

Elliot and Ian touchdown in Jamaica and explore how the queer community is seen through Jamaica’s most iconic exports--dancehall music and the philosophy of Rastafari.
Haiti's Power Struggle
5:18

The 120-Day President

Haiti's National Assembly selected Jocelerme Privert as the country's interim president just a week after the departure of Michel Martelly.
Haiti's Power Struggle
6:26

Who's in Charge?

Simon Ostrovsky reports from Haiti's capital to see who is in charge of the country, after President Michel Martelly stepped down without a clear successor.
VICE on HBO
29:34

Lines in the Sand & Outsourcing Embryos

VICE explores the trafficking hotspots of South America and Africa. Then, we look at the boom in one of the world's newest billion-dollar industries: gestational surrogacy.
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