Drugs, Nudity & World Peace: The Rainbow Family Gathering
VICE’s Erica Matson trekked out to Routt County National Forest to attend the week-long Rainbow Family gathering to see if peace is real, or if it's just an acid trip.
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Tantra Island: The Search for Sexual Paradise
Off the coast of Thailand is an island Tantric community who claim to have found sexual enlightenment.
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Chaos & Moonshine: The Redneck Rave
In this episode of "Fringes", VICE's Erica Matson puts on her mud boots to attend the Fall Redneck Rave, exploring modern "Redneck Culture" to find out whether it's as innocent, safe, & wholesome as promised.
Brendan the Poo Diver
Next time you’re having a shit day at work, spare a thought for Australia’s professional poo divers. They suit up and dive down into toxic ponds of excrement to make sure the country’s sewerage processing plants are running well.
Left Hook: Anti-Fascist Self Defense
Since the Brexit vote in 2016, there has been a dramatic rise in hate crime incidents and far-right terrorism. Vice travelled to Left Hook in Brighton, an anti-fascist self defense club, to see the training firsthand and hear from those taking part.
The London Anarchist Group Squatting Mansions to Fight Homelessness
London squatting activists ANAL (Autonomous Nation of Anarchist Libertarians) are squatting empty multi-million pound buildings and opening them up to the homeless.
Every August, while Europe's desk jockeys shut off their phones and head to the beach, the junkies of Prague set up camp in the poppy fields outside the city.
The Guy who Survived on Pizza for 25 Years
For Dan Janssen, one thing is certain: "We're all gonna die. I'm gonna die with pizza in my stomach."
Welcome to Hell...In Norway
Hell is a quaint little village in Norway that’s the resting place of 1,600 souls.
Black Biker Week
Black Bike Week is an annual bike rally that happens every year in South Carolina over Memorial Day weekend.
Meet the Mushroom Composer
Listen to the music that mushrooms make and write it down for those of us who can't hear their songs. Which mushrooms, exactly? Every single damn one of them.
These girls claim to be able to confront the demons lurking inside traumatized people and draw them out using nothing more than a crucifix and a few choice words.