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Exploring China’s Skateboarding Scene with Wang Huifeng from VICE

On this episode of ‘VICE INTL,’ they head to Shenzhen, where Wang Huifeng is tearing it up as a professional skateboarder for Vans. The strictly-street skater takes us to his favorite spots in the province, and tells us what’s keeping China’s skate scene from taking off—along with what he’s doing to help it flourish. Video […]

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Watch VICE’s “The Truvada Revolution” Full Length Video

We shared VICE’s 3-part series called “The Truvada Revolution” about month ago and it stirred up excellent conversation. VICE just released a full length video of the “The Truvada Revolution” episode and we think it’s an important to keep the conversation going and to share. Watch video below. “A drug called Truvada is the first FDA-approved means […]

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VICE Documentary Explores the Future of the Truvada & Its Revolutionary Impact on Ending HIV/AIDS

Silence equals death! Vice reports: A drug called Truvada is the first FDA-approved means of preventing HIV infection. If an HIV-negative person takes the pill every day, he or she is nearly 99 percent protected from contracting the virus. Controversy continues to surround the broad uptake of Truvada, but the landscape of safer sex and […]

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Stories of Homosexuals and Transsexuals in Iran on This Week’s Episode of HBO’s VICE

  In Friday’s episode of VICE, VICE Correspondent Thomas Morton follows the stories of homosexuals and transsexuals in Iran as they navigate a terrifying cultural landscape. Post-revolution Iran is notorious for its religiosity: when Ayatollah Khomeini came to power in 1979 he enforced strict Islamic custom that made homosexuality punishable by death. Surprisingly, though, the state treats transsexuals differently, […]