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VWN Super-Users
8:39

Separated Indonesian twins reunited on Tik Tok

“When I saw her online, I was so shocked that I started crying. I couldn't even say a word. Never in my life did I think I would have a twin.”
VICE World News APAC
13:22

Poverty and Palm Oil are Driving Deforestation in Indonesia

VICE travels to Aceh province, a region still struggling with palm oil related deforestation to find out how local farmers are offering an alternative to a problem.
WET MARKETS EXPOSED / Clip
3:56

How Wet Markets Help Viruses Pass From Animals to Humans

Dr. Christian Walzer reveals how wet markets create the "cauldron of contagions" that allow viruses to spread between species, and eventually to humans.
Word of Mouth
8:36

Indonesian Food Served In The Back Of A Convenience Store

Indo Java, an Indonesian market in the Elmhurst neighborhood of Queens, seems like an unassuming shop to passersby. But the smells coming from the tiny makeshift kitchen lure people inside to taste the flavors of Indonesian cuisine.
Indonesia Riot
16:33

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.
Indonesia Riot
16:33

Kidnapped By ISIS-Linked Pirates In the Philippines: Terror at Sea

Indonesian fishermen are leaving their poorer villages for Malaysia for higher pay and steady work, sailing right into the jaws of Abu Sayyaf, a feared terrorist group.
Indonesia Riot
6:55

Grave Diggers

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.
Indonesia Riot
19:34

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.
Indonesia Riot
6:00

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.
Indonesia Riot
14:03

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.
Indonesia Riot
15:58

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.
Indonesia Riot
11:05

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.
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