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All the News You Need to Read This Morning

Single white men more likely to die of drug misuse, study finds.
VICE Staff
8.7.18
Food

A Guide to North Korean Food from a Man Who's Been Eating It for 14 Years

Having visited North Korea nearly 150 times, Simon Cockerell is well-versed in the cuisine of the hermit kingdom. His advice: try the sushi but avoid the clams cooked in gasoline.
Jamie Fullerton
2.19.18
Food

The Uncomfortable Truth Behind Medan's Dog Meat Trade

We track down the source of the city's most-controversial dish.
Aisyah Llewellyn
11.23.17
animal cruelty

Dog Meat Is Being Sold to Unwitting Tourists in Bali

According to a recent report, vendors are brutally slaughtering dogs and then telling foreigners that the meat is chicken.
Nick Rose
6.21.17
Dog meat

Reports Emerge that Dog Meat Will Finally Be Banned at Chinese Food Festival

The Yulin Lychee and Dog Meat Festival has only been around since 2010, but has created a great deal of controversy in recent years.
Nick Rose
5.19.17
korea

South Korea’s Most Notorious Dog Meat Market Is Shutting Down

The country’s largest dog meat market is shutting down in response to aggressive activism opposing the market’s highly controversial animal welfare practices.
Gigen Mammoser
12.17.16
hot dogs

In Malaysia, Hot Dogs Can No Longer Be Called ‘Hot Dogs’

What will hot dogs be called now in Malaysia?
Nick Rose
10.21.16
NORTH KOREA

North Korea Says Dog Meat Is the Next Superfood

North Korea's state-run news outlets are making a point of running multiple stories extolling the health benefits that supposedly come along with consuming dog meat.
Alex Swerdloff
8.17.16
china

China’s Dog Meat Festival Will Go On Despite Widespread Outrage

As the Yulin dog meat festival approaches, international and domestic pressure to stop the controversial event escalates.
Charley Lanyon
6.10.16
Food

Inside a Cambodian Restaurant Specializing in Dog Meat

Restaurant 999 specializes in three canine classics: Coconut dog curry, dog meat sour soup with red ants, and flame-grilled dog.
Matt Blomberg and Sek Odom
12.11.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Ten Thousand Dogs and Cats Will Be Eaten This Weekend at China's Annual Dog Meat Festival

One animal lover cashed in her savings to try and buy the animals before they hit the chopping block, but she can't possibly adopt them all.
River Donaghey
6.19.15
The VICE Report

Dog Days of Yulin

Yulin, China, has maintained the unique tradition of holding a canine banquet every summer.
VICE Staff
10.15.14
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