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The VICE Guide to Right Now

Why the ‘Selfie of the Year’ Might Do Wonders for Endangered Gorillas

The latest selfie breaking the internet is garnering great support for an anti-poaching group in Congo.
Shamani Joshi
4.23.19
Photos

A Photographer's Reflections on Capturing the World's Worst Conflict Zones

Japanese photographer Ryo Kameyama​ lost his sight in his left eye documenting the conflict in Palestine's Gaza Strip.
Hirohisa Asahara
4.5.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Stephen Hawking dead at 76, Democrat leads in deep-red Pennsylvania district, Trump wants militarized "space force," and more.
VICE Staff
3.14.18
Interviews

Zaire 74 Was Woodstock for African Artists

Films have highlighted the festival, tied to the Rumble in the Jungle, but now there's a proper recording of the African artists who made it matter.
Zachary Lipez
8.14.17
Sports

Bismack Biyombo's Past and Present in the Congo

Bismack Biyombo has a deep connection to the Democratic Republic of Congo. His focus on youth programs and empowerment in Goma brought us see the basketball infrastructure that he's built countrywide.
VICE Sports
4.4.17
The Clubhouse

Bismack Biyombo's Past and Present in the Congo

Bismack Biyombo has a deep connection to the Democratic Republic of Congo. His focus on youth programs and empowerment in Goma brought us see the basketball infrastructure that he's built countrywide.
VICE Sports
4.4.17
Impact

How Activists Are Trying to Save What They Can of Congo

We talked to documentary filmmaker Paul Freedman about his film 'Merci Congo' in anticipation of its premiere on VICELAND.
Sarah Bellman
12.8.16
Fashion

Congolese Women Are Using Liquid Seasoning to Give Themselves DIY Butt Implants

Watch this short clip from a new episode of 'STATES OF UNDRESS,' VICELAND's travel and fashion series, airing Wednesday, April 5.
VICE Staff
4.6.16
caf super cup

Congolese Player Challenges Tunisian Player in the Worst Way

The man only got a yellow card for this one.
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.22.16
nba

The Game-Changer: Dikembe Mutombo's Hall of Fame Legacy Goes Beyond Basketball

Dikembe Mutombo blocked thousands of shots in his career, but he's dedicated his life to making bigger changes in people's lives.
Ian Levy
9.17.15
Photo

We Spoke to Frontline Photojournalist Lynsey Addario About Fear and Female Resilience

"At a certain point when you're being held hostage, you don't have power to do anything. The only power you have is to listen to your captors and do what they ask you to do."
Kat Lister
3.26.15
News

Congo Wants to Explore for Oil in a UNESCO World Heritage Site

The Virunga National Park is home to about a quarter of the world's remaining mountain gorillas, as well as tons of other endangered species.
Mark Hay
3.19.15
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