ethiopia

immigration

Pregnant, Traumatised and Trapped in Asylum Limbo

A massive backlog of asylum requests has left thousands of people in miserable situations while they wait to hear if they'll be allowed to stay in the US.
Meredith Hoffman
5.21.18
Music

This Taxi Driver Was a Superstar in Ethiopia

In the 1960s and 70s, Hailu Mergia was a famous musician in Addis Ababa. But in the 80s, he made the painful decision to leave. Now he's poised for a comeback.
Avery L. White
2.13.18
COLLEGE

This College Course Teaches Students About War and Peace Through Food

Field trips to restaurants that serve food from other nations shows that breaking bread is about more than just, well, bread.
Matthew Kruchak
9.18.17
coffee

Jebena Buna Is the Only Way to Drink Ethiopian Coffee

After drinking my third cup in jebena buna, a traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony, my head is buzzing and my eyes are watering from the frankincense smoke wafting into my face.
Colin Cosier
4.17.17
LGBTQ

Life in an Ethiopian Refugee Camp Is Even Worse When You're Gay

There's no fleeing cultural ideology.
Madeline Moitozo
3.22.17
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE

Richard Mosse Trains His Lens on the Refugee Crisis Using Weapons-Grade Cameras

Mosse's images show heat, as opposed to light.
Richard Mosse
2.23.17
Premieres

At Last... Elf Kid Has Released a New Banger!

The follow-up to the immortal "Golden Boy" is called "Reload That".
Noisey Staff
12.19.16
Art

A Travel Photographer Shares Lessons from Tribes Around the World

Jimmy Nelson talks three decades of humbling, embarrassing, and informing stories from traveling around the world.
Beckett Mufson
8.9.16
Toronto

The Weeknd Donated $50,000 to Create an Ethiopian Studies Programme in Toronto

Abel Tesfaye gives back to his community.
Phil Witmer
8.8.16
Photo

Mustafah Abdulaziz Travelled the World Looking for Water

To mark the UN's World Water Day I caught up with the photographer to talk about his latest project, which looks at how different cultures perceive water, the exploitation this leads to and the challenges we face to preserve our planets most vital...
Mustafah Abdulaziz, Words: Grey Hutton
3.22.16
Premieres

Who the Hell Is the Rap Artist "Siimba Liives Long" and Why Is He Hanging out With Lions?

Have you seen a white lion before?
10.19.15
News

Who Is Britain's Most Evil International Ally?

George Osborne was praised today for being really chill about China's human rights abuses, so we thought we'd work out how many bad-bastards we're friends with on the world stage.
VICE Staff
9.25.15
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