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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
Photography

Why Do War Photographers Lose Interest When People Stop Dying?

We spoke to the founder of the Aftermath Project about a new photo book that explores post-conflict photography.
Bruno Bayley
2.27.18
rwanda

Masculinity and Mental Health in Post-Genocide Rwanda

The vast majority of perpetrators of the 1994 genocide were men. Now, having served time in prison, they want to heal themselves and their communities, but toxic masculinity remains a barrier.
Alice McCool
11.16.17
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
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, a man was shot and killed by police during a routine traffic stop in Minnesota, Attorney General Loretta Lynch closed the case on Hillary Clinton's private email server, and more.
VICE Staff
7.7.16
africa

Photo Essay: The Rise of Basketball in Rwanda

Basketball is rising in popularity in Rwanda, and one nonprofit is using the sport to tackle some of the country's biggest issues.
Chris Cardoza
12.27.15
Stuff

Watch Suroosh Alvi Go to Rwanda with Bono in This Web-Exclusive Clip from the VICE Doc 'Countdown to Zero'

VICE co-founder Suroosh Alvi traveled to Rwanda with U2 lead singer and (RED) co-founder Bono to explore how we have reached "the beginning of the end of AIDS" and what needs to happen next.
VICE Staff
12.14.15
News

Watch Our HBO Special Report on the Fight to Cure AIDS, 'Countdown to Zero'

In it, VICE co-founders Shane Smith and Suroosh Alvi talk to the patients, policymakers, activists, clinicians, and researchers leading the international charge for an AIDS-free world.
VICE Staff
12.2.15
News

The Presidential Controversy Threatening to Pull Burundi Apart

Protests against President Pierre Nkurunziza have led to violence clashes between the police and demonstrators—and things don't look to be returning to normal anytime soon in the African nation.
VICE Staff
5.6.15
News

We Spoke to Former Rwandan Genocidaires

Twenty years ago during the three-month long genocide, 800,000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus died. I traveled to a prison in Rwanda to speak to the men and women who were convicted of genocide.
Sally Hayden
6.30.14
News

How Sorcery Saved Lives During the Rwandan Genocide

Twenty years after the Rwandan genocide, perpetrators are still being brought to justice, and heroic stories are still emerging. One such story belongs to Zula Karuhimbi, a woman some Rwandans claim saved more than 100 people through “sorcery.”
Sally Hayden
6.23.14
News

Twenty Years After Its Genocide, Rwanda Still Has Issues

The feel-good redemption stories I've been reading are way too simplistic.The Tutsi-led RPF are still in power and Rwanda’s current president, Paul Kagame, was their commander in 1994.
Oscar Rickett
5.2.14
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