Calvin Carter fled Jamaica after he says his boyfriend was murdered in an anti-gay hate crime. But with two misdemeanors on his record, gaining protective status in the US is next to impossible.
Trump claims the presidential election will be "rigged," new Zika cases in Miami prompt a travel warning, Warren Buffett challenges Trump to a tax duel, and more.
Thanks to rampant poaching, Jamaica's crocodiles are facing extinction—but not if Lawrence Henriques has anything to say about it.
Serbian photographer Boogie documented the poverty and violence of Kingston's neighborhoods for his book A Wah Do Dem.
We head out on Thrasher's skateboarding competition on the premiere of King of the Road and explore Jamaica with Eddie Huang during the season premiere of HUANG'S WORLD.
Tune in this evening to watch Action Bronson taste authentic jerk chicken in Jamaica and see a backyard stand-up show in New Orleans.
The homeless LGBTQ youth population of Jamaica have been "traumatized, re-traumatized, and traumatized ten times on top of that."
Filmmaker Storm Saulter talks with the author about his new book A Brief History of Seven Killings, which adapts true stores of the island's underworld.
Strains like "Karibbean Kush" and "Haitian Haze" could be coming to a dispensary near you as early as 2016.
Celebrating my 40th birthday on a tropical island with a sexy stranger sounded great—until I realized I would almost certainly look like an idiot on national television.
Earlier this month protesters rallied outside the Central East Correctional Centre in Lindsay, Ontario, to demand the release of immigrants who have never been charged with crimes.
The track has Sun Ra–grade synths and enough chill goodness to make the hairs on your nugs stand on end.
After being forced from shacks, derelict buildings, and their own families, many homeless LGBT Jamaicans have found refuge in the storm drainage systems of Kingston—known locally as the gully.
Vybz's trial was one of the most talked-about events in Jamaica, inspiring hundreds of headlines and editorials in print, on TV, and on the internet. Now that he has been convicted of murder and sentenced to life in prison, will we hear from the Worl' Bos…
Jamaica's first medicinal marijuana company, Medicanja, launched this year against a backdrop of reinvigorated debate around ganja law reform among leading policymakers.
Last week, in Jamaica, 16-year-old Dwayne Jones was shot and stabbed multiple times for turning up to a party in women's clothing. Dwayne's murder highlighted the awful reality of life for Jamaica's LGBT community. I spoke to Tiana Miller, a transgender w…
Jack Shelton is a tall, attractive kid from Melbourne's beachside suburbia with a fetish for California and weed—or "spinach" as he calls it.
In May 2010, the Jamaican government, at the request of the United States, set out to extradite Christopher "Dudus" Coke from a Jamaican slum called Tivoli Gardens, in West Kingston. He was wanted in the US on charges of racketeering, selling drugs, assau…
Well, here's bit of good news from the Supreme Court, a group not generally considered friendly to criminal defendants or recreational drug users: you cannot, it turns out, be automatically deported for the kindhearted but nonetheless illegal act of bring…
We shot this video in the Trident Castle in Port Antonio, Jamaica. VICE co-founder Suroosh Alvi took us there over New Year's to get the 'Reincarnated' teams of VICE and Snoop's management company, Stampede, together over the festive period. It was the be…
It almost sparked a gang war, but Snoop held a peace conference on the beach. Everyone agreed to chill out for the video and show the world that the conflict between gangs had been resolved. Jamaican TV even turned up and interviewed everybody about it. I…
We followed Snoop Dogg when he went to Jamaica last year on a spiritual journey. The full length film is coming out in February, but here's an extended theatrical trailer for now, featuring his latest release "Here Comes the King."
He's teamed up with photographer Shane McCauley to photograph different countries and their music scenes. The first issue, about Jamaican Dancehall, is being released on Wednesday.
We arrive in Kingston, Jamaica, and gain an audience with dancehall celebrity Elephant Man, aka The Energy God, to find out why dancehall girls cause local men so many problems. Then we explore the illegal and dangerous skin-bleaching trend.