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Opinion

What Western Media Got Wrong About China’s Blockbuster ‘The Wandering Earth’

‘The Wandering Earth’ offered an important perspective on climate change and capitalism, but the West’s reviews of the movie are distracted by a techno-Orientalist fear of China.
Muqing M. Zhang
4.3.19
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
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

Subway Station in China Bans Woman For Her Goth Makeup

Goths worldwide unite in solidarity of the woman by posting selfies under #ASelfieForTheGuangzhouMetro.
Edoardo Liotta
3.20.19
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

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
Australia Today

Chinese Tourists Keep Visiting Sydney Uni Thinking It’s Hogwarts

Harry Potter wasn't filmed in Australia—but that isn't stopping tour guides from cashing in on the slight resemblance.
Gavin Butler
3.6.19
video

The Rise of Trap in Southwest China: Chengdu

Welcome to Chengdu in Sichuan province, where the hip-hop is hotter than its food.
VICE Staff
3.2.19
china

China’s New Top App Rewards Users for Consuming Communist Party Propaganda

"Study to make China strong" has been downloaded more than 44 million times since launching last month.
David Gilbert
2.24.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

It’s 2019 and Scientists Have Created Mind-Controlled Rat Cyborgs

A team in China figured out a way to take control of a rat and "steer" it through a maze with their thoughts.
Gavin Butler
2.22.19
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
pride

Members of China Pride NZ On Growing Up Gay in China

And finding acceptance in New Zealand.
Zeng
2.18.19
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