Why Colleges Tolerate Fraternities In this episode of Overrated, Vox’s Phil Edwards explores the history of frats. The history of fraternities has a lot of ups and downs — and stretches all the way back to America’s founding fathers. Beyond the hazing and beer chugging, there’s a story that includes changes in higher education and […]
The Dangers of Being a Cocaine Dealer Cocaine usage is at a all time high in the UK. VICE speaks to a dealer about the dangers of his job, aiding addicts and why there are so many young dealers on the streets. As featured in the new 3-part Channel 5 series “Britain’s Cocaine Epidemic”.
A LITTLE BIT OF WEED TURNS INTO A WHOLE LOT OF METH WHEN THESE DEALERS ARE FOUND WITH BUCKETLOADS OF THE STUFF! An officer pulls over a car associated with a traffic warrant, and while the driver willingly gives up a small bag of marijuana, the officer realizes there’s way more going on inside the […]
The El Salvador Pastors Saving MS-13 Gang Members In El Salvador, where brutal gangs like MS-13 and 18th Street have given the country the world’s highest murder rate, the only way out for members is to become born-again Christians. In this intimate look at the lives of former gang members, we follow two pastors from […]
China is Erasing its Border with Hong Kong When Britain handed Hong Kong back to China in 1997, Chinese leaders agreed that Hong Kong would be able to keep its economic and political systems, including some of the civil freedoms denied to China’s citizens on the mainland, for the next 50 years. Although […]
Why Americans Suck at Soccer In this episode of Vox Almanac, Vox’s Phil Edwards puts forth a theory about terrible American men’s soccer. There are a lot of reasons Americans suck at soccer – but if you look at the history, you’ll find a surprisingly compelling explanation for why American soccer never took off. In […]
FORMER U.S MARINE JOHN HENRY RAMIREZ IS ON DEATH ROW FOR STABBING A MAN TO DEATH IN COLD BLOOD. On February 2nd 2017, John Henry Ramirez is scheduled for execution by lethal injection in Huntsville, Texas. Convicted of committing a Capital Murder in 2004, he was sentenced to death, by Judge Bobby Galvan in […]
Sex Workers Pay This Woman to be Their Mentor New restrictions associated with FOSTA/SESTA, a law designated to curb sex trafficking, has dramatically impacted the lives of America’s sex workers, limiting the way they can communicate about their work online. Unsure of how to navigate the adult industry’s rapidly changing landscape, a growing number of […]
The world is full of beauty and mystery, and with modern day transport it’s easy enough to journey to anywhere you want to experience the local culture and sights. There are, though, a number of places where visitors are not welcome- whether it be for their own safety or the safety of others. In this […]
Why Black Americans are Getting Less Sleep A good night’s rest is critical for your health, and a lot can go wrong when you don’t get enough it. Sleep deprivation can contribute to obesity, diabetes, inflammation, heart disease, and more. The minimum recommended amount for adults is 7 hours (this too can vary from person […]
What America’s shopping mall decline means for social space Our lives are lived in 1 of 3 places, the home, the workplace and the “third place,” which is anywhere outside of those two. Toward the end of the 20th century, the regional shopping mall had become that third place, the hang-out spot in suburban America. […]
Two hours off the coast of Colombia is a small island home to over 1,200 people. As the entirety of Santa Cruz del Islote only spans the length of two soccer fields, residents live in close quarters, making the island four times as dense as the borough of Manhattan. Despite the circumstances, the community makes […]
Kidney bean time lapse with soil cross section. Showing how roots ant upper part of plant grows. Play speed – 17280x . This was fourth attempt. During other attempts roots grew hidden, further from the glass. Music: Blue Danube by Strauss
Las Vegas’ Tattoo Economy: NEEDLES & PINS Grace reluctantly heads to the Las Vegas tattoo scene to see if she can find an authentic tattoo experience in a place where you can buy a tattoo and a taco in the same shop.
The Slavery Detective of the South Slavery might have ended on paper after the Civil War, but many white landowners did everything they could to exploit newly freed slaves well into the 20th century. Thousands of black laborers across the South were forced to work against their will as late as the 1960s—a […]
The Bowen and Betts sisters grow as much skin overnight as a normal person would in two weeks. All four girls suffer from Harlequin Ichthyosis, a devastating and incurable condition that brings with it the constant threat of a fatal infection. But once geneticists locate the gene responsible for the disorder, not only are they […]
When Falcon Heavy lifts off, it will be the most powerful operational rocket in the world by a factor of two. With the ability to lift into orbit nearly 64 metric tons —a mass greater than a 737 jetliner loaded with passengers, crew, luggage and fuel–Falcon Heavy can lift more than twice the payload […]
Why Jerusalem can make or break peace between Israelis and Palestinians Both Israelis and Palestinians consider Jerusalem as their rightful capital. Jerusalem is home to important holy sites for all the Abrahamic religions, and so it has become a critical bargaining chip in the ongoing discussion between Israelis and Palestinians. President Trump’s administration announced in […]
Inside a Gang Initiation with the Silent Murder Crips For JT, a young prospect making his way into a local branch of the Crips in Brooklyn, joining the gang is about family: Getting close to a group of men that care about him, and are willing to back him up if he ever finds himself […]
Tupac Shakur’s Unsolved Murder Conspiracy Theory, Explained The death of 2pac Shakur is widely speculated and some people believe there’s more to the story. Some conspiracy theorists believe that Tupac is still alive living in Cuba. What really happened on that night?
13-YEAR-OLD BECOMES FRIENDS WITH THE WOMAN HE SHOT IN THE FACE DURING A ROBBERY, THE WOMAN THEN HELPED HIM HAVE HIS LIFE SENTENCE OVERTURNED! Ian Manuel was just 13 when he shot Debbie Baigrie. A year into his life sentence, he called her to apologize. That eventually led to her forgiveness, an unlikely friendship and […]
Divers Pull Priceless Artifacts From Ancient Shipwreck Divers have discovered remarkable artifacts and human remains at the site of ancient shipwreck. Underwater archaeologists in Greece probed the 60 BC Antikythera wreck, which some believe is the most valuable ever discovered. The booty includes the arm of a bronze statue, encrusted with barnacles. Jewelry, pottery fragments […]
What It Costs To Live In San Francisco Perennially perched at or near the top of lists of America’s most expensive and affluent cities, San Francisco is increasingly out of reach for people who would be card-carrying members of the American middle class elsewhere. VICE Money spent a day with a state university professor to […]
MS-13 GANG MEMBERS ARE BEING DEPORTED BACK TO EL SALVADOR, CAUSING CHAOS FOR LOCAL POLICE! MS-13, or Mara Salvatrucha, has long been known as one of the deadliest street gangs in the world, but under the Trump administration the fight against this criminal network of mostly Salvadoran young men, many of whom are immigrants, has […]
Inside the College for Budding Weed Entrepreneurs VICE’s Erica Matson spent a day at Oaksterdam University, America’s first cannabis college where they cover everything from the business side to the science side to the legal side of weed. It’s one of a handful of schools around the country offering a marijuana education for people hoping […]
INMATES FILM THEIR ESCAPE FROM MAXIMUM SECURITY PRISON, CONTINUE TO DOCUMENT THEIR LIVES AS THEY HIDE FROM POLICE This video has emerged showing how three prisoners broke out of the Central Men’s Jail in Santa Ana, California earlier this year. The footage was shot on a contraband cellphone and shows the three inmates escaping through […]
Why Is the ‘Mona Lisa’ So Famous? What’s so great about the Mona Lisa? Sure, she’s got that smile, but what makes her *the most famous painting in the world*? Well, Mona’s got a wild past—one that involves larceny, false allegations, Napoleon Bonaparte and Pablo Picasso. Here’s the story of how the Renaissance darling reached […]
MEXICAN MAFIA WORKER CLAIMS TO HAVE DISPOSED OF 300 HUMAN BODIES USING CHEMICALS! The FBI struggle to assist the Mexican authorities as they take on the Mexican Mafia. The Mexican Mafia is killing hundreds and disposing of the bodies in a horrific way. The war on drugs isn’t working.
Rihanna Takes a Benefit Trip to Malawi In January 2017, the Global Partnership for Education, Rihanna’s Clara Lionel Foundation and Global Citizen visited Malawi, one of the poorest countries in the world. The Clara Lionel Foundation has partnered with the Global Partnership for Education and Global Citizen to advocate for strong education systems that ensure […]
Drugs, Prostitution, & Diesel Conversion: Criminal Opportunists Thrive in England’s Housing Crisis In the midst of the UK’s biggest ever housing crisis, criminal opportunists have taken advantage of social housing by appropriating council houses for a wide variety of criminal enterprise.
What Humans Will Look Like in 1,000 Years There will eventually be a day where prosthetics are no longer just for the disabled. However, it’s not just our outside appearance that will change – our genes will also evolve on microscopic levels to aid our survival. For example, an Oxford-led study discovered a group of […]
Guy Finds a Fully Stocked Underground Safe House Seemed abandoned, but it had electricity and ventilation, so… While walking through the territory of a factory, located in the industrial area of the city, I noticed a weird concrete block with a metal gate on the side of it. I opened it and a latter climb […]
The Truth About Ecstasy: High Society British people statistically take more MDMA in one session than any other country on the planet. And not just a little bit more: on average, Brits take 420 milligrams per session. To put that in perspective, Germans, the same people who invented minimal techno and nightclubs that stay open […]
The Blood Diamond Scam Brilliant Earth has scammed thousands of customers They claim to: 1) Provide their customers with the exact origin of their diamonds, and 2) Track their diamonds from mine to consumer- making sure no human rights violation takes place. We’ve proven both of these claims to be false. Brilliant earth diamonds lack […]
The North Korean Nuclear Threat, Explained Why experts are urging Trump to act now while he still can. 4:25 – Clarification: the US has the largest arsenal of ICBMs, Russia has the largest arsenal of nuclear warheads as of April 1, 2017
Man Works Undercover In Chinese iphone Factory! Dejian Zeng spent 12 hours a day attaching one screw to iPhones. As part of his summer project, the NYU grad student went undercover for 6 weeks at a Pegatron factory in Shanghai. He lived on-site in a dorm with 7 other people and got to experience what […]
Pay-Cam Girl Tells The Truth About Being an Online Camera Girl Jessica Wilde is known for her highly popular work as a cam girl, and her YouTube channel has over 25,000 subscribers. In this video she is here to tell us a bit about what goes on behind the scenes for anyone thinking of getting […]
Japanese Citizens Recall the Moment America Dropped a Atomic Bomb on the City of Hiroshima Hear first-hand accounts from the air and ground, re-telling every memory from the day the world first witnessed the horrors of atomic warfare. Taken From Hiroshima
MASSIVE 26-FOOT ANCIENT STATUE OF PHARAOH RAMSES II HAS BEEN UNEARTHED UNDER A SLUM IN CAIRO, SAID TO BE 3000 YEARS OLD! Archaeologists from Egypt and Germany have discovered the remains of an ancient Egyptian statue they believe could depict one of history’s most famous rulers.The likeness of what may be Pharaoh Ramses II was […]
HOW TO IMPEACH A PRESIDENT What we can learn from Reconstruction, Watergate, and the Clinton saga. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO [2:31] CORRECTION: Andrew Johnson was impeached in 1868, not 1863. The founding fathers included impeachment in the constitution so that Congress would have a way to remove leaders who had “rendered themselves obnoxious,” in […]
Woman Goes from Porn Star to Pastor A mum quits her porn star career and lavish lifestyle to become a small town church pastor. Three years ago, Crystal Bassette was a successful porn star, featuring in over 100 films and was earning around over $300,000 a year. But after 10 years in the industry, Crystal […]
The Mobile Love Industry In this episode of Love Industries we’ll look at the ways in which mobile apps have become an essential part of our search for the next hook-up, true love, and everything in between. The smartphone has become the crucial link in modern relationships, it facilitates far more connections than real-world interaction […]
NOISEY: Atlanta with Migos, Killer Mike In the hip-hop capital of the world, Young Thug, Killer Mike, Migos, 21 Savage, Lil Yachty and more explore the evolution of Trap music, from drug houses to the Top 40.
London’s Wrestling Fetish Gym Hidden behind hundreds of unassuming terraced houses in north London is a wrestling gym with a difference. Within the confines of the padded vivid-red mat room of The Submission Room, in north London, men pay to be grappled to the ground, sat on, twisted, bruised and even knocked unconscious. And owner […]
This Woman Is so Dangerous She’s Going to a Men’s Prison . Vienna, Nov 20 .- A dual Spanish-Mexican citizen accused of killing and dismembering her ex-husband and a former boyfriend in Austria pleaded guilty on the opening day of her trial. Estibaliz Carranza, 34, admitted cutting up the bodies and covering them with cement […]
North Koreans Try American BBQ for the 1st Time We also wanted to have them try the best sauces from the most respected regions in the US, so we reached out to LawLers Barbecue , 12 Bones , Gates Bar-B-Q and Rudy’s Bar-B-Q who agreed to come on board for this […]