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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.
VICE Votes / web
6:12

VICE Votes: Young Indian Voters Speak Up On General Elections 2019

As India votes to get its next government, we get young Indians to talk about politics, culture, identity, and what they think is the need of the hour for the country.
VICE Votes / web
10:27

VICE Votes: Young Indonesian Voters Speak Up On The 2019 Election

In VICE Votes, we ask young Indonesian voters what they care about and what kind of person they want to see lead the country.
Broadly Specials
8:26

How Tattoos Saved These Women from Sexual Slavery

During Japanese occupation, thousands of Southeast Asian women were forced to serve as sex workers. But on one tiny island in Indonesia, local women resisted by heavily tattooing themselves. Broadly traveled to meet the last tattooed women of Timor.
VICE INTL
24:08

The Controversial Fight over Polygamy in Indonesia

In a country where a vast majority of Muslims oppose polygamy, a passionate group of men and women who practice it are trying to make the arrangement more mainstream.
VICE INTL
13:28

The Extravagant Circumcision Ceremonies of Indonesia

We got an inside look at the rite of passage, complete with colorful costumes, live music, and dancing horses.
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