VICE Netherlands

climate change

What Thousands of Protesters Storming a Coal Mine Looks Like

Around 60,000 people took part in a weekend of climate action, occupying the world's largest brown coal mine.
David Tesinsky
6.27.19
refugees

The Objects That Remind Refugees of Home

"I was afraid of also losing my culture, but something as small as a rug has helped me to hang on to a part of it.​"
Sona Boker
5.3.19
war

The Stories You Lose When Your Refugee Family Splits Itself Up

After her entire family fled Iraq, my grandmother stayed behind because she didn't want to give up on the country she loves.
Sona Boker
4.16.19
porn

The World’s First 5D Porn Theater Is a Wild Ride

The theater is a good response to the efforts to scrub the Red Light District clean of anything that smells like sex or fun.
Djanlissa Pringels
4.10.19
gun violence

Young People from Utrecht Tell Us How They Experienced the Recent Shooting

It's still unclear what the gunman's motives were.
Sona Boker
3.21.19
Drugs

Inside the Dark Web Forum That Tells You How to Make Drugs

Dread is the go-to platform for aspiring drug manufacturers.
Tom Kiel
2.20.19
Drugs

I Cooked DMT in My Kitchen for Four Years

Willem produced tens of thousands of pounds worth of DMT from a makeshift lab in his house.
Eric Borghuis
2.5.19
NSFW

I Tried Japanese Bondage to Learn About the Beauty of Getting Tied Up

I also learned a lot about pain, bruising, and how much my shoulder can take before it dislocates.
Djanlissa Pringels
12.11.18
LGBTQ

How I Accidentally Found Out My Dad Is Gay

I burst out crying—something I wish I hadn't done.
Julien Goyet
11.21.18
Culture

What It's Like to Run the Biggest Drug Encyclopedia in the World

Kenan Sulayman's website PsychonautWiki is an online resource for information on more than 300 hallucinogens.
Eric van den Berg
11.14.18
Culture

This Is What It's Like to Raise a Gender-Neutral Child

"When they hear you're pregnant, the first question people ask is whether it's a boy or a girl. Why is everyone so eager to figure out my child's genitals?"
Bo Hanna
9.4.18
Travel

This Woman Has Been on Vacation for Three Years

"I'm sure that everyone who is working away in an office, enviously looking at my Facebook albums, could live the exact same life. I don't understand why more people don't do what I do."
Erik Weijers
3.30.18
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