URUGUAY

prison

What It's Like Inside an 'Open' Prison

"Being in prison causes a lot of anguish. There’s nothing more than that, so we have to find a way to make confinement beneficial and not just a punishment."
Rodrigo Márquez Tizano
1.9.19
meat

Uruguay Now Has a Drive-Thru for Meat

Las Nenas Steakhouse allows carnivores to get their piece of chorizo or bife ancho without ever stepping out of their cars
Rafael Tonon
2.2.17
dogs named pickles

​Nazis, Thieves, and a Dog Named Pickles: The Unsolved Mystery of the First World Cup Trophy

In 1930, FIFA President Jules Rimet commissioned a trophy for the first World Cup. Since then it has been stolen, hidden, hunted, and lost. If it even still exists.
Keph Senett
8.22.16
Stuff

The Colombian Lawyer Who Became the Face of Colorado’s Weed Industry

Norton Arbeláez turned $800 into one of the state's largest medical marijuana companies.
Juan Camilo Maldonado Tovar
5.2.16
mexico

FIFA Sanctions Five Football Federations Regarding Anti-Homosexual Chants from Fans

FIFA and the FARE network draw a line in the sand
Brian Blickenstaff
1.13.16
URUGUAY

e-Newsroom: Punta del Este

Live updates from round three of the Formula E season in Punta del Este, Uruguay.
VICE Sports
12.19.15
#thegamestartshere

Outliers: Rugby's Unlikeliest Heroes

Rugby players come in all shapes and sizes and from many walks of life. Here are some of our favourite stars who you wouldn't have expected to excel at the pinnacle of the sport.
VICE Sports
9.23.15
URUGUAY

​Uruguayan Rugby: An Amateur Outlook in a Professional World

Uruguay are one of the Rugby World Cup's most noteworthy minnows. But what 'Los Teros' lack in resources they certainly make up for in commitment.
Jamie Hosie
9.16.15
News

The Establishment Turns Against the Drug War

The rich and powerful are talking legalisation.
Charles Davis
9.10.14
The Profiles Issue

Uruguay's Jose Mujica - President Chill

Profiling the world's chillest and most badass head of state who might just hold the key to ending the global drug war.
Krishna Andavolu
5.19.14
WEEDIQUETTE

The Cannabis Republic of Uruguay

Will the first fully legalised country be a smoker's paradise?
Krishna Andavolu
4.25.14
WEEDIQUETTE

The Cannabis Republic of Uruguay

Smoking weed with the President of Uruguay.
Krishna Andavolu
4.20.14
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