Word of Mouth
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.
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.
Running Out of Space for the Dead in Indonesia’s Most Crowded City
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 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.
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.
The Cult of Debt Forgiveness
VICE investigated the Swissindo World Trust International Orbit, a cult that's convinced its followers it can wipe away debts—even though critics, prosecutors, and bankers say it's all just a Ponzi scheme.
DESUS & MERO / Clip
Indonesian Military Demonstration
Walking through fire, head-butting cinder blocks, and biting snakes: You don't want no smoke from the Indonesian military.
Foreign Film Club
Blood, Guts, and Bad Acting: Inside the Indonesian B Movies of the 1980s
VICE met up with the leading directors, producers, and screenwriters behind Indonesia's 80s exploitation films—marked by violence, sex, and a dedication to showing viewers a good time.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
Family of Accused Killer of Kim Jong Un's Step Brother Speaks Out
VICE News traveled to rural Indonesia and speaks with the family of one of the two accused attackers
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Crowds Cheered As Gay Men Were Caned Dozens of Times in Indonesia
Crowd chants as two gay men in Indonesia are publicly caned for having sex
Hannah Al Rashid Hunts Ghosts and Submarines in Surabaya
In this episode of 'Searchlight,' Hannah Al Rashid takes us around Indonesia’s city of heroes, Surabaya.
Tipi Gets Tacky in Bali's Hipster Paradise
On this episode of "Searchlight," Tipi Jabrik shows us where to get tacky jackets and why locals want you to stay out of Bali.