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VICE

2013 - 2017, News, Other
News magazine series featuring the groundbreaking stories that are affecting the World's population.

Episode Guide

  • VICE - VICE (Season 5 Episode 27)
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  • VICE - VICE (Season 5 Episode 26)
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  • VICE - VICE (Season 5 Episode 25)
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  • VICE - VICE (Season 5 Episode 24)
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  • VICE - VICE (Season 5 Episode 23)
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  • VICE - VICE (Season 5 Episode 22)
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  • VICE - VICE (Season 5 Episode 21)
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  • VICE - Crude Reality & Between Oil and Water (Season 5 Episode 19)
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    Crude Reality & Between Oil and Water

    Despite its vast oil reserves, South Sudan is on the brink of collapse; Native Americans and environmental activists converge at Standing Rock in an effort to block construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline.

  • VICE - Power to the President (Season 5 Episode 18)
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    Power to the President

    Turkey prepares for a nationwide referendum that would grant President Recep Tayyip Erdogan unprecedented power in the wake of the government's forceful crackdown of more than 100,000 civil servants, teachers and journalists.

  • VICE - Last Line of Defense & El Rostro (Season 5 Episode 17)
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    Last Line of Defense & El Rostro

    Public defenders face soaring caseloads and limited budgets; with 80 percent of all criminal defendants unable to afford a lawyer, the system is collapsing; in the Amazon, indigenous tribes strive to save their homes from exploitation.

  • VICE - Cyber Supremecy & Japan Rising (Season 5 Episode 16)
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    Cyber Supremecy & Japan Rising

    Israel revolutionizes its military and leads the way in cyber security; a right-wing movement in Japan aims to revive and strengthen the country's military might for the first time in 70 years.

  • VICE - Future of Firearms & Russia Wins Climate Change (Season 5 Episode 15)
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    Future of Firearms & Russia Wins Climate Change

    Examining the future of firearms in America; the warming temperatures due to climate change could be an economic blessing for Russia.

  • VICE - The Politics of Terror & End of the EU? (Season 5 Episode 14)
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    The Politics of Terror & End of the EU?

    In the wake of terror attacks and the migrant crisis, a new wave of populist candidates on the far right crops up across Europe; a look at former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi and his role as Europe's original populist.

  • VICE - Taking Back Iraq & Lost Generation (Season 5 Episode 13)
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    Taking Back Iraq & Lost Generation

    Iraqi forces begin an assault on the Islamic State's stronghold in the city of Mosul; examining the possible future of Iraq through the eyes of the country's youth.

  • VICE - Women Behind Bars & The Business of Making Art (Season 5 Episode 12)
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    Women Behind Bars & The Business of Making Art

    Examining the lives of American women in prison; Andy Warhol's work dramatically redefines the notion of art.

  • VICE - Engineering Immortality & Robot Revolution (Season 5 Episode 11)
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    Engineering Immortality & Robot Revolution

    Looming breakthroughs in genomics, pharmaceuticals and stem cell research bring humanity to a second longevity explosion; robotics and the computers that power them are poised for a leap forward with the emergence of artificial intelligence.

  • VICE - Taliban Resurgence (Season 5 Episode 10)
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    Taliban Resurgence

    The Taliban controls more territory than they did in 2001, but the war in Afghanistan does not get mentioned, in spite of a rising death count; questioning the accomplishments of the war.

  • VICE - Taliban Resurgence (Season 5 Episode 10)
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    Taliban Resurgence

    The Taliban controls more territory than they did in 2001, but the war in Afghanistan does not get mentioned, in spite of a rising death count; questioning the accomplishments of the war.

  • VICE - Medical Détente & Bananas (Season 5 Episode 9)
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    Medical Détente & Bananas

    The medical breakthroughs in Cuba that may soon be available in the U.S.; investigating the disease that could spell disaster for the worldwide banana trade.

  • VICE - Fast Food of Arabia & Nollywood (Season 5 Episode 8)
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    Fast Food of Arabia & Nollywood

    The health effects of Kuwait's obsession with American fast food; exploring the booming film business in Nigeria.

  • VICE - Life Under Sharia & Plastic Oceans (Season 5 Episode 7)
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    Life Under Sharia & Plastic Oceans

    In the Indonesian province of Aceh, Sharia police enforce Islamic law; cleaning up the oceans and rethinking the ways of using plastic.

  • VICE - End of Amateurism (Season 5 Episode 6)
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    End of Amateurism

    College athletics have seen explosive revenue growth in the last decade, but the NCAA requires players to forego profits in favor of scholarships and new facilities, and now federal courts are being asked whether that compensation is enough.

  • VICE - Black and Blue & Our Bionic Future (Season 5 Episode 5)
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    Black and Blue & Our Bionic Future

    In St. Louis, activists and police officers talk about race and policing; recent advancements in bioengineering bring about scientific breakthroughs in rehabilitation for people with disabilities.

  • VICE - Black and Blue & Our Bionic Future (Season 5 Episode 5)
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    Black and Blue & Our Bionic Future

    In St. Louis, activists and police officers talk about race and policing; recent advancements in bioengineering bring about scientific breakthroughs in rehabilitation for people with disabilities.

  • VICE - Kings of Cannabis & Into the Darkness (Season 5 Episode 4)
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    Kings of Cannabis & Into the Darkness

    Two strain hunters scour the Democratic Republic of Congo searching for one of the rarest species of cannabis; nuclear physicist Taylor Wilson meets the scientists working to unlock the secrets of the Universe.

  • VICE - When the Earth Melts & Displaced (Season 5 Episode 3)
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    When the Earth Melts & Displaced

    Correspondent Ben Anderson travels across the Arctic to examine the devastating impact of thawing permafrost and the astonishing solution that might keep it frozen; following the journey of refugees who hope to start new lives in Europe.

  • VICE - Trans Youth (Season 5 Episode 2)
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    Trans Youth

    Families and doctors rewrite the rules as they decide when and how to start medical intervention before transgender youth hit puberty.

  • VICE - Assad's Syria & Cost of Climate Change (Season 5 Episode 1)
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    Assad's Syria & Cost of Climate Change

    After six years of civil war, Bashar al-Assad, Syria's longtime dictator, is poised to re-take full control of his country; the economic stakes of denying climate change for decades.

  • VICE - Assad's Syria & Cost of Climate Change (Season 5 Episode 1)
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    Assad's Syria & Cost of Climate Change

    After six years of civil war, Bashar al-Assad, Syria's longtime dictator, is poised to re-take full control of his country; the economic stakes of denying climate change for decades.

  • VICE - The New $pace Race & Closing Gitmo (Season 4 Episode 18)
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    The New $pace Race & Closing Gitmo

    NASA and a growing community of private companies decide to prepare for Mars exploration; ex-detainees reveal what really happens behind the walls of the American prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

  • VICE - Student Debt & Fecal Medicine (Season 4 Episode 17)
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    Student Debt & Fecal Medicine

    The correlation between student-loan borrowing and the soaring cost of college tuition; a medical revolution involves using stool from a healthy person to treat severe intestinal infections in others.

  • VICE - Die Trying (Season 4 Episode 16)
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    Die Trying

    Patients and top researchers across the U.S. discuss recent measures taken to tackle ALS; exploring the regulatory hurdles faced by ALS patients and drugmakers.

  • VICE - Flint Water Crisis & Libya on the Brink (Season 4 Episode 15)
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    Flint Water Crisis & Libya on the Brink

    Examining the effects of the water crisis in Flint, Mich.; in Libya, rival militias fight to save the country.

  • VICE - New Age of Nukes & Heroin Crisis (Season 4 Episode 14)
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    New Age of Nukes & Heroin Crisis

    The U.S. government embarks on a large nuclear modernization effort; at the center of the drug crisis in America is an explosion in heroin use.

  • VICE - State of Surveillance (Season 4 Episode 13)
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    State of Surveillance

    Shane Smith travels to Moscow to meet with Edward Snowden and discuss government surveillance programs.

  • VICE - The End of Polio & Collateral Damage (Season 4 Episode 12)
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    The End of Polio & Collateral Damage

    Health workers put their lives on the line in Pakistan to eradicate polio; examining the devastating effects of unexploded ordnance in Myanmar and Laos.

  • VICE - The Deal & City of Lost Children (Season 4 Episode 11)
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    The Deal & City of Lost Children

    Exploring the recent Iran deal from both sides; tribes of homeless children live along the tracks in Kolkata, India.

  • VICE - Trump in Dubai & China in Africa (Season 4 Episode 10)
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    Trump in Dubai & China in Africa

    The plight of migrant workers in Dubai; examining the increasingly prominent business relationship between China and Africa.

  • VICE - The Future of Energy (Season 4 Episode 9)
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    The Future of Energy

    Examining the future of how to make and use energy and how to meet the growing demand as carbon emissions are cut.

  • VICE - Afghan Women's Rights & Floating Armories (Season 4 Episode 8)
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    Afghan Women's Rights & Floating Armories

    Violence and oppression are still a fact of life for women in Afghanistan; private military contractors protect global commerce.

  • VICE - Palestine Now; Viva Cuba Libre (Season 4 Episode 7)
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    Palestine Now; Viva Cuba Libre

    Exploring the lives of young Palestinians today; examining the political thawing of relationships between Cuba and the United States.

  • VICE - Return to Yemen & Church and States (Season 4 Episode 6)
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    Return to Yemen & Church and States

    Examining the conflict in Yemen; exploring the ongoing battle for LGBT equal rights in the United States.

  • VICE - Meathooked & End of Water (Season 4 Episode 5)
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    Meathooked & End of Water

    Examining the environmental harm of industrial meat operations; assessing the depths of the world's water crisis.

  • VICE - Beating Blindness & White Collar Weed (Season 4 Episode 4)
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    Beating Blindness & White Collar Weed

    Doctors and researchers make incredible strides in the fight against blindness; struggling small-scale marijuana farmers face corporate takeovers as the end of pot prohibition nears.

  • VICE - Right to Die (Season 4 Episode 3)
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    Right to Die

    Exploring the moral, political and personal questions raised by euthanasia.

  • VICE - Escape to Europe; Cycle of Terror (Season 4 Episode 2)
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    Escape to Europe; Cycle of Terror

    Following the refugee trail from the Syrian border to Europe; the global reaction to the terrorist attacks in Paris impacts the fight against terrorism.

  • VICE - Boko Haram; Unnatural Selection (Season 4 Episode 1)
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    Boko Haram; Unnatural Selection

    The Nigerian government is determined to drive militants from a terrorist group out of the country; a new gene-editing method allows scientists to change the genetic traits of plants and animals.

  • VICE - Cold War 2.0 (Season 3 Episode 14)
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    Cold War 2.0

    Shane Smith meets with Kremlin officials and American leaders to discuss the rising tensions between the U.S. and Russia; examining the recent conflict in Ukraine.

  • VICE - Afghanistan After Us & La Haine (Season 3 Episode 13)
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    Afghanistan After Us & La Haine

    Examining the current security situation in Afghanistan; religious tensions spiral out of control in France.

  • VICE - Enemies at the Gates & Global Jihad (Season 3 Episode 12)
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    Enemies at the Gates & Global Jihad

    Saudi Arabia attempts to defend itself against terrorist organizations; examining why young men and women in Europe are drawn to ISIS.

  • VICE - Evolution of a Plague & Campus Coverup (Season 3 Episode 11)
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    Evolution of a Plague & Campus Coverup

    People attempt to control the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa; examining the recent rise in reports of sexual assaults on U.S. campuses.

  • VICE - A Prayer for Uganda & Kidneyville (Season 3 Episode 10)
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    A Prayer for Uganda & Kidneyville

    Anti-gay leaders teach intolerance to Uganda's youth; exploring the thriving illegal market for kidneys in Bangladesh.

  • VICE - Savior Seeds & India's Water Crisis (Season 3 Episode 9)
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    Savior Seeds & India's Water Crisis

    The effects of planting genetically modified seeds; India struggles to provide adequate clean water and sanitation systems for its growing population.

  • VICE - Egyptian Tomb Raiders & Rent a White Guy (Season 3 Episode 8)
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    Egyptian Tomb Raiders & Rent a White Guy

    In Egypt, looters steal billions of dollars worth of artifacts from museums and archaeological sites; in China, the Western white male is seen as a symbol of cultural cachet.

  • VICE - Sweet Home Alabama & Haitian Money Pit (Season 3 Episode 7)
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    Sweet Home Alabama & Haitian Money Pit

    In 2011, Alabama passes a harsh anti-immigrant law, aiming to cause illegal immigrants to leave the state on their own; after a massive earthquake in 2010, Haiti receives nearly 10 billion dollars in relief and reconstruction money.

  • VICE - The Post-Antibiotic World & Indonesia's Palm Bomb (Season 3 Episode 6)
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    The Post-Antibiotic World & Indonesia's Palm Bomb

    The overuse of antibiotics leads to dire consequences, causing scientists to search for new natural sources of anti-bacterial compounds; as the demand for palm oil grows, growers in Indonesia push father onto rainforest land, torching the forests.

  • VICE - Synthetic Drug Revolution & Transsexuals of Iran (Season 3 Episode 5)
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    Synthetic Drug Revolution & Transsexuals of Iran

    Correspondent Hamilton Morris tracks synthetic drugs back to the Chinese factories where they are made and meets with the godfather of modern synthetic drugs at his lab in New Zealand; stories of homosexuals and transsexuals in Iran.

  • VICE - Lines in the Sand & Outsourcing Embryos (Season 3 Episode 4)
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    Lines in the Sand & Outsourcing Embryos

    Exploring the cocaine trafficking hotspots of South America and Africa to determine who is profiting from the increase in cocaine use in Europe; investigating the commercial surrogacy industry in India.

  • VICE - We the People & Countdown to Extinction (Season 3 Episode 3)
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    We the People & Countdown to Extinction

    A recent study lists domestic right-wing groups as two of the top three terrorist threats in America; the effects of overfishing oceans.

  • VICE - To Serve and Protect & Coming to America (Season 3 Episode 2)
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    To Serve and Protect & Coming to America

    The shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., sparks a series of protests and a fierce debate about the militarization of police in the U.S.; thousands of Central Americans embark on a perilous journey to immigrate to the United States.

  • VICE - Our Rising Oceans (Season 3 Episode 1)
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    Our Rising Oceans

    Shane Smith travels to Antarctica to investigate the instability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and see firsthand how the continent is melting; interview with Vice President Joe Biden.

  • VICE - Surveillance City & The Forgotten War (Season 2 Episode 12)
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    Surveillance City & The Forgotten War

    Futuristic police surveillance in Camden, N.J.; genocide in Sudan leads to overburdened refugee camps and rebel groups preparing for fight for justice.

  • VICE - Heroin Warfare & The Coldest War (Season 2 Episode 11)
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    Heroin Warfare & The Coldest War

    Examining the heroin epidemic in Iran; nations bordering the Arctic prepare to claim the area as global warming exposes new trade routes.

  • VICE - Playing With Nuclear Fire & No Man Left Behind (Season 2 Episode 10)
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    Playing With Nuclear Fire & No Man Left Behind

    Investigating the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan; veterans struggling with mental illness and addiction.

  • VICE - Crude Awakening & The Enemy of My Enemy (Season 2 Episode 9)
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    Crude Awakening & The Enemy of My Enemy

    Examining the lasting effects of the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico; Yemen's Houthi rebel movement.

  • VICE - The Resource Curse & Deliver Us From Drought (Season 2 Episode 8)
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    The Resource Curse & Deliver Us From Drought

    Natural-gas opportunities and opposition in Papua New Guinea; drought and denial in Texas.

  • VICE - The Pink Gang Rebellion & Genetic Passport (Season 2 Episode 7)
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    The Pink Gang Rebellion & Genetic Passport

    A group of rural women work to combat the injustice of sexual assault in India; the repercussions of nuclear radiation in Kazakhstan.

  • VICE - Rocky Mountain High & North Korean Defectors (Season 2 Episode 6)
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    Rocky Mountain High & North Korean Defectors

    Examining the impact of legalized marijuana in Colorado; the struggles of North Korean defectors relocating to South Korea.

  • VICE - Terrorist University & Armageddon Now (Season 2 Episode 5)
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    Terrorist University & Armageddon Now

    Tracing the origin of terrorist plots to Dagestan; Evangelical Christians support Israel in their conflict with the Palestinians.

  • VICE - A Syria of Their Own & White Gold (Season 2 Episode 4)
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    A Syria of Their Own & White Gold

    Kurds in Syria battle for their own state; poachers increase the killings of rhinos as their horns are sold on the black market at high prices.

  • VICE - American Scrap & Children of the Drones (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    American Scrap & Children of the Drones

    Examining the life cycle of scrap metal; investigating the effects of drone strikes in Pakistan.

  • VICE - Greenland Is Melting & Bonded Labor (Season 2 Episode 2)
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    Greenland Is Melting & Bonded Labor

    High temperatures in Greenland cause melting which results in a rising sea level; examining the conditions that bonded laborers endure while working in Pakistan's brick kilns.

  • VICE - The Afghan Money Pit & The Pacification of Rio (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Afghan Money Pit & The Pacification of Rio

    Investigating the misuse of American taxpayer dollars intended for reconstruction in Afghanistan; the city of Rio de Janeiro takes extreme measures to remedy its reputation as a drug and murder capital.

  • VICE - The Hermit Kingdom (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    The Hermit Kingdom

    A history making trip to North Korea to play hoops and meet with supreme leader Kim Jong-un.

  • VICE - Gangs & Oil (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Gangs & Oil

    Gang violence in Chicago; oil piracy in Nigeria.

  • VICE - Fighting Chances (Season 1 Episode 8)
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    Fighting Chances

    A popular sport in Senegal combines wrestling with pre-fight rituals and dances; investigating the effects of climate change and rising sea levels.

  • VICE - Addiction (Season 1 Episode 7)
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    Addiction

    A clinic in Malang promises cures for ailments through tobacco and smoking; a heroin addict travels to Mexico to obtain a controversial treatment.

  • VICE - Corruption (Season 1 Episode 6)
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    Corruption

    A real-estate boom in China leaves unoccupied skyscrapers and abandoned construction sites; revolutionaries protest elected leader Mohamed Morsi in Egypt.

  • VICE - Winners & Losers (Season 1 Episode 5)
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    Winners & Losers

    The stories of young FLDS men who have been thrown out of their homes; parents send their daughters to rural fattening camps in Mauritania; examining wealth and poverty in Mumbai.

  • VICE - Love & Rockets (Season 1 Episode 4)
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    Love & Rockets

    Chinese bachelors seek the help of a professional matchmaker to find love; youth in Greece and Spain respond to the current financial crisis.

  • VICE - Guns & Ammo (Season 1 Episode 3)
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    Guns & Ammo

    Students at the New Life Baptist Church & Academy in Albuquerque, N.M. are taught gun drills and tactics to disarm attackers; toxic military waste is left behind in Iraq.

  • VICE - Bad Borders (Season 1 Episode 2)
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    Bad Borders

    A South Korean pastor runs a modern-day underground railroad to move North Korean defectors from China to freedom; Kashmir's line of control separates India from Pakistan.

  • VICE - Killer Kids (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Killer Kids

    The cycle of violence in the island nation of the Philippines; the Taliban manipulates children into committing suicide bombings.