Edoardo Liotta

Vice Guide to Right Now

Supermarkets in Thailand and Vietnam Start Using Banana Leaves Instead of Plastic

Think of it as a very literal take on "green packaging".
Edoardo Liotta
4.8.19
china

Chinese Woman Gives Birth to Twins with Different Fathers

One child is her husband's, the other is her lover's.
Edoardo Liotta
3.27.19
politics

Brunei's New Anti LGBTQ Law Introduces Stoning and Whipping

The law is set to take effect next week.
Mustika Hapsoro
Edoardo Liotta
3.27.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

The Chinese Version of 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Leaves out all LGBT References

Over 4 minutes of LGBT, HIV and drug-related content was omitted from China’s premiere of the film, in line with state censorship.
Edoardo Liotta
3.26.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

Someone in China Just Spent $1.4 Million on a Pigeon

This beats the previous record price set for a pigeon, and reminds us all that the world is stupid.
Edoardo Liotta
3.20.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

South Korea Trials Lazers on Road Crossings to Distract People From Their Phones

The country has one of the highest rates of pedestrian fatalities in the developed world.
Edoardo Liotta
3.20.19
shooting

Terrorism in Christchurch: One of New Zealand’s “Darkest Days”

At least 49 are dead in what’s expected to be the deadliest mass shooting in New Zealand history.
Edoardo Liotta
James Borrowdale
3.15.19
Duterte

Duterte Calls Women ‘Bitches’ and ‘Crazy’ at Female Empowerment Event

At an event aimed at celebrating women's achievements, President Rodrigo Duterte couldn’t, yet again, hold back on the sexist comments.
Edoardo Liotta
3.14.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

Someone in China Built a Creepy Database of 1.8 Million Women and Their 'Breedready' Status

It's unknown who compiled the list or how, but it includes everything from phone numbers to marital status.
Edoardo Liotta
3.13.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

Saudi Plane Forced to Turn Back after Mom Leaves Baby at the Airport

“May God be with us. Can we come back?,” the pilot asked traffic control
Edoardo Liotta
3.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

So-Called ‘Elixir of Immortality’ Found Next to a Dead Guy in China

Archaeologists uncovered the ancient Chinese substance in a tomb. It doesn't appear to have worked.
Edoardo Liotta
3.6.19
crime

This Woman Killed Hundreds Of Elephants For Their Ivory. Cops Finally Caught Her.

Chinese criminal Yang Fenlan faces 15 years in prison for managing an organized group that poached endangered elephants
Edoardo Liotta
2.22.19