Johnny Miller

Travel

Fighters in the Central African Republic Are Using Black Magic to Protect Themselves

It doesn't often work.
Johnny Miller
3.25.14
war and conflict

Militias In the Central African Republic Are Using Black Magic to Protect Them From Rockets

A witch doctor told VICE News that his magical necklaces work just fine, as long as you avoid touching women while they’re on their period.
Johnny Miller
3.25.14
HUMAN RIGHTS

The Bangladeshis Who Make Your Clothes Have Been Given a Pay Raise

Minimum wage for garment workers will be increased by 77 percent, to $67 a month. Concern remains whether factory owners will abide by
Johnny Miller
12.12.13
News

The Bangladeshis Who Make Your Clothes Have Been Given a Pay Raise

Recent protests in Bangladesh achieved what looks like a victory over the weekend when the government announced that the minimum wage for garment workers is going to be increased by 77 percent, to $67 a month. Unfortunately, many wonder if factory...
Johnny Miller
12.5.13
Travel

Corsicans Are Using Bombs to Protect Their Island Paradise

The island has changed hands a number of times over the centuries, being ruled by the Genoese, the French, the British, and by the Corsicans themselves. Now, the French are in charge, and there aren't many people who are particularly happy about that.
Johnny Miller
12.2.13
News

Corruption, Torture, and "Ethics" in Thailand's Human Trafficking Industry

Crooked Thai cops and criminal entrepreneurs provide a way for Burma's persecuted Muslim minority to flee to other countries, but they are also often guilty of mistreating them in horrific ways.
Johnny Miller
11.15.13