Inside Brazil's Favelas and the Rise of the New Afro Hair Movement
In our second episode of Beyond Beauty Grace meets a brave new generation of young black women challenging racial discrimination - redefining Sao Paulo's beauty ideals, through the Afro Hair Movement and reclaiming their cultural identity.
Behind Brazil's Extreme Beauty Addiction
Our favorite tattoo-covered alien princess discovers more about the pressures to have the 'perfect body' and long hair.
Burning Man, A Brazilian Homage to Hip Hop and Big Data Roses
We head to the Black Rock, Nevada campsite home of the legendary Burning Man festival and check out the incredible art structures built throughout the grounds.
Brazilian Plastic Surgery: Beauty On a Budget
We visited a clinic that carries on a family tradition of giving low income Brazilians access to plastic surgery.
VICE News Specials
Impeachment in Brazil
VICE News was in Brazil as congress voted on whether to impeach President Rousseff.
Gaycation / Extrait
Murder and Homophobia in Rio
Ellen and Ian arrive in Rio during Carnival to find out how Brazil’s queer community live in a place with the highest LGBTQ murder rate in the world.
Inside Brazil's Biggest Prison Beauty Pageant
Brazil is home to some of the biggest pageants in the world like Miss World and Miss Universe. Lesser known, however, is Miss Max—a beauty competition at a prison.
Miss Max Prison Pageant
We also meet Colombia's guerrilla fighters, go courtside at the Davis Cup, and catch up with party monster Michael Alig.
VICE News Specials
The Promised Land: Cocaine and Faith In The Amazon
VICE News travels to Peru to meet the Israelites, a religious group that migrated to the Peruvian Amazon in 1995 and who also may be involved in transnational drug trade.
Alex Atala's Ultimate Guide to Brazil
The Franks hit Brazil for a whirlwind tour led by Alex Atala, one of the world's best and most influential chefs.
The highest concentration of the most poisonous snakes in the world is about 90 miles off the coast of Santos, Brazil.
Deforestation and Slavery in the Amazon
We traveled to Zé Cláudio's hometown of Marabá, which was once in the middle of the rainforest and is now surrounded by miles and miles of clearcut cattle land.