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    The Mexican Mormon War (2012)

    VICE – The Mexican Mormon War – The cartels of Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, are at war with a group of Mormons, some of whom are related to Mitt Romney. We went down there to document the conflict, meet Romney’s Mormon family, and find out more about how US policy is impacting the war on […]

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    The Nepalese Honey That Makes People Hallucinate (2016)

    Nepal’s Gurung people live mostly in small villages in the vast Annapurna mountain ranges. In this remote region, they practice an ancient tradition of honey hunting where they descend towering cliffs on handmade ladders, to harvest honey nestled under jagged overhangs. In spring, the Gurung’s honey contains a rare substance called grayanotoxin from rhododendron […]

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    This is Dixon (2016)

    Over the last several years there’s been a lot of media attention and murmurs about the “Dixon City Bloods” in Toronto. Along with some well publicized arrests, and links to the scandal ridden former mayor of Toronto, Rob Ford, VICE recently did their own investigate piece on whether the gang really exists — or […]

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    Tracking Down Serbia’s Danube River Pirates (2016)

    VICE Serbia explores how pirates, mostly through deals made with international boat crews, illegally load off oil, ores or fertilizers that they later sell on black market. Such activities are often followed with great risks and violence between rival gangs is quite common. The Danube flow through Serbia is 600 kilometers long and a […]

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    Walking Heavy (2016)

    Jason Coghlan is of one of Britain’s most notorious reformed criminals who was jailed for armed robbery before finding an even more lucrative pastime: studying law and founding a legal firm in Marbella, Spain. In our documentary Walking Heavy, VICE gained intimate access to Jason’s life over two years, witnessing the rise of his […]

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    World’s Scariest Drug (2012)

    VICE’s Ryan Duffy went to Colombia to check out a strange and powerful drug called Scopolamine, also known as “The Devil’s Breath.” It’s a substance so intense that it renders a person incapable of exercising free will. The first few days in the country were a harrowing montage of freaked-out dealers and unimaginable horror […]

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    Yakuza, Organized Crime, and the Japanese Right Wing (2015)

    “Uyoku dantai” are Japanese nationalist right-wing groups of which there are over 1,000 in Japan with about 100,000 members in total. Well known for their black propaganda vans, they are often seen driving around staging protests with their loudspeakers outside the Chinese, Korean, and Russian embassies demanding ownership of the Senkaku and Kuril Islands […]