VICE Netherlands

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
4.15.19
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
3.20.19
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
2.19.19
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
1.30.19
LGBTQ

How I Accidentally Found Out My Dad Is Gay

I burst out crying – something I wish I hadn't done.
Julien Goyet
11.20.18
Drugs

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

Kenan Sulayman's website PsychonautWiki is an online resource for information on over 300 hallucinogens.
Eric van den Berg
11.13.18
LGBTQ

What I Learned from the Depression After My Transition

Though I wouldn't change a thing, transitioning presented problems I never expected.
Chris Jacobovicz
11.7.18
university guide 2018

How to Sleep Properly at University

We asked several specialists how to get through uni on a minimal amount of sleep.
Charlotte Simons
9.25.18
motherboard

What Does a Nuclear Bomb Explosion Feel Like?

On the International Day Against Nuclear Tests, VICE's new film speaks to British atomic veterans to find out what it's like to experience an atomic bomb explosion up close.
Wester van Gaal
8.29.18
Sex

What I've Learned from Working as a Lesbian Escort

"Straight women who've never had gay sex often want to try everything at once. One second they want to eat you out, the next they're standing there with a strap-on."
Velvet
8.14.18
Sex

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
7.24.18
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