Vice

March 2017
27:59

Season 2 Episode 12 - Surveillance City And The Forgotten War

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Camden, New Jersey is one of the poorest and most drug-ridden cities in the US. In an attempt to curb the spread of crime, the state of New Jersey has installed an experimental security apparatus equipped with futuristic technologies. Then VICE investigate the genocide that is still raging in Darfur, even though the global community has mostly stopped paying attention.
27:42

Season 2 Episode 11 - Heroin Warfare And The Coldest War

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Since the US occupation of Afghanistan, heroin production in the region has skyrocketed, making the country the number-one producer in the world by a large margin. Suroosh Alvi takes a rare look inside neighbouring Iran to meet the suffering heroin addicts, and to see how the country is coping with the illegal drug trade. With the polar ice caps shrinking due to global warming, new trade routes are being exposed, along with billions of dollars' worth of natural-resource reserves. This is prime ...
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Season 2 Episode 10 - Playing With Nuclear Fire And No Man Left Behind

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Three years after the Tohoku earthquake in Japan, citizens and the international community are left wondering if Japan really does have the situation in Fukushima under control. Then, Ryan Duffy talks with veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan who are struggling with mental illness, addiction, and PTSD often over-prescribed narcotics and other pharmaceuticals that bring their own sets of problems.
27:30

Season 2 Episode 9 - Crude Awakening And The Enemy Of My Enemy

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Shane Smith heads to Louisiana to report on the lasting effects of the BP oil spill. Then, VICE investigates why Yemen is at the top of the worry list for President Obama's national security team. The rise of Al Qaeda there is only half the reason. The real trouble is a little-known Houthi rebel movement in the north of the country.
27:18

Season 2 Episode 7 - The Pink Gang Rebellion And Genetic Passport

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VICE heads to Delhi to meet Sampat Pal, an Indian woman who's formed the Gulabi Gang, or Pink Gang, to help women band together to combat the many cases of sexual assault tainting their country. Then, host Thomas Morton goes to a radiation-plagued nuclear testing site in Kazakhstan where a doctor has tried to implement a mandatory "genetic passport."
February 2017
27:05

Season 2 Episode 8 - The Resource Curse And Deliver Us From Drought

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VICE heads to Papua New Guinea, where America's Exxon Mobil has staked a claim to a US$19 billion dollar liquid natural gas project. Then VICE goes to Texas, in the midst of the state's worst drought in recorded history. While many feel that humans are to blame for the climate change, a lot of Texans do not and they have taken few, if any, initiatives to limit the state's CO2 emissions.
27:42

Season 2 Episode 5 - Terrorist University And Armageddon Now

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Dagestan is a hotbed for Muslim extremism in Russia. It is in the throes of a violent insurgency, and its jihadi fighters have been behind many high profile terrorist plots around the world. In fact, the Boston Bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev spent six months there the year before he carried out his deadly attack. In order to understand why so many terrorists are coming out of the region, and to see firsthand what Tamerlan learned during his time there, Shane Smith heads to Dagestan to follow in terro...
26:52

Season 2 Episode 4 - A Syria Of Their Own And White Gold

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Correspondent Thomas Morton heads to Syria to take a look at the frontline of the battle for a Kurdish state, and Vikram Gandhi traces the illicit rhino-horn trade from southern Africa to Vietnam.
27:23

Season 2 Episode 3 - American Scrap And Children Of The Drones

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America's cities are picked apart for scrap, and then we see the real cost of America's drone wars.
26:39

Season 2 Episode 2 - Greenland Is Melting And Bonded Labor

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In this episode, Shane Smith travels to Greenland with climate scientist Jason Box to investigate why the glaciers are melting, and how the resulting rise in sea level will devastate our world sooner than expected. Then VICE goes to Pakistan, where millions of men, women, and children work as bonded laborers in brick kilns.
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