Thailand

Videos

What in the World
9:15

What In The World

2021 was not kidding around. Thai PM was challenged to a Muay Thai fight, hundreds of Indian street vendors were found to be secret millionaires and a female monkey shatters the glass ceiling in a Japanese zoo.
Politics of Sex
12:50

Sexual Abuse in Thai Schools

Former sex abuse survivor, Nalinrat, speaks to VICE World News about her own experience in Thailand’s school system.
VICE World News APAC
14:54

The Issues with Thailand’s Legal Cannabis

In August 2019, Thailand became one of the first countries in Asia to legalize medical cannabis. But some patients in need of cannabis medication still turn away from this legal channel, and go underground for stronger doses to treat their condition.
Censored
11:32

Thai Academic Exiled for Criticising the Government | Censored

Thai academic Pavin Chachavalpongpun is a social media influencer and a fierce critic of the establishment. VICE World News speaks to him to find out why he challenges the most revered institutions in Thai society.
Rainbow Guide to Life
15:32

Why Gay Monks Have to Hide Their Sexual Orientation in Thailand

In this episode of “Rainbow Guide to Life” VICE World News takes a look at what life is like for gay monks in Thailand’s Buddhist monasteries.
VICE World News APAC
7:40

Thailand's Protests are Full of Hidden Astrological Symbolism

Cultural anthropologist, Edoardo Siani, explains a world of symbolism and divine astrology that runs beneath the surface of Bangkok’s protest movement.
VICE World News APAC
30:18

The Afghanistan Wheelchair Basketball Teams Is Fighting For A Spot At The Paralympics

For the first time in Afghanistan's history, its men and women’s teams are training to qualify for the Summer Paralympics, to be held in Tokyo in 2021.
VICE Asia Pacific
17:47

Finding Family in Bangkok’s Rising Drag Scene

Two seasons in, Drag Race Thailand has catapulted the art form into mainstream consciousness across the region. In this doc, we explore what it takes to find family in the drag scene in Bangkok and meet many veterans and up and coming stars.
VICE News Shorts
1:09

Thai PM leaves cardboard cutout to take questions from the press

Thai PM leaves cardboard cutout to take questions from the press
VICE Sports Meets
10:10

Thirty Pairs of Yeezys and a Ferrari: Meet the Asian John Daly

Kiradech Aphibarnrat has become an underground golf celebrity due to his love of jet skis, sneakers made by Kanye West and expensive cars. We traveled to Bangkok, Thailand to see him in action and get the full story.
VICE on HBO
29:01

Bad Borders (Escape from North Korea & World's Most Dangerous Border)

Desperate defectors flee North Korea; Kashmir's line of control--the world's most dangerous place.
Fightland
9:26

Thai Prison Fights

Inside the Bangkok prison where inmates can fight Muay Thai to earn favor, get money, and celebrate the honor of Thailand.
0103