Why Indian Truck Drivers Get Their Trucks Painted
VICE catches up with some Indian truck drivers to understand why they get their trucks painted in vivid imagery and text, and how it helps them find a little piece of ‘home’, when on the road.
Terrorist Pirates of Southeast Asia
Indonesian fishermen, lured by higher paychecks and steady work, are leaving poorer fishing villages for Malaysia, and are sailing right into the jaws of Abu Sayyaf.
The VICE Questionnaire of Life
The Noisey Questionnaire of Life - Adam Devine
Adam Devine explains why he’d definitely be the first to die in an alien invasion.
VICE Meets Hentai Manga Artist Toshio Maeda | The Godfather of Tentacle Porn
Toshio Maeda, the creator of hit manga series "Urotsukidoji", drew tentacles as a way to circumvent Japan's strict censorship, unwittingly creating - tentacle porn.
VICE heads to Bandung to meet Atung and his crew of gravediggers to learn what men who deal with death every day can tell us about life.
The Wild Tastes of Indonesia’s Bushmeat Markets
In North Sulawesi’s Minahasa heartlands, bushmeat like rats, bats, and monkey are a vital part of local cuisine, but is also pushing some animals closer to extinction.
How To Get Drunk Off Palm Trees
VICE’s Indonesia team travelled out to North Sulawesi, a deeply Catholic region, to figure out how farmers were turning palm tree sap into a potent, and fiery, liquor called Cap Tikus.
The Casteless Collective : Singing Songs of Social Justice
VICE meets The Casteless Collective, an ensemble music band from Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
A Bharatanatyam Dancer Challenging Racial Stereotypes: Charles Ma
Charles Ma is a Bharatanatyam dancer and choreographer who has managed to succeed despite the racial boundaries that exist within the world of Indian classical dance.
Indonesia's First All-Trans Girlband: AMUBA
VICE meets with AMUBA, Indonesia's first all-trans girlband, and learns about their struggle to build a music career in a country where the LGBTQ community is so maligned.
Pride and Prejudice: LGBTQ Rights in Asia's Newest Nation Timor-Leste
VICE travels to Asia's youngest nation of Timor-Leste to march at its annual Pride parade and learn about the LGBTQ community's Pride—and fight—to come out in a deeply religious place. ©Clementino Amaral.
Madame X Memories: The Rise and Fall of Indonesia's Queer Cinema
VICE talks to experts to trace the rise and fall of Indonesia's queer cinema since the start of the Reformasi era and imagines what the future looks like for LGBTQ representation on screen.