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Köln Fans Storm Arsenal's Emirates Stadium, Delaying Match

The game has been delayed an hour due to a surge of roughly 20,000 fans of the Germany side. Yet only 3,000 of them have tickets to the game itself.
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.14.17
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Try and Look Away From These Satisfying, Perfectly Looped Animations

German designer Branco Rooijakkers’s mesmerizing loops defy all laws of physics.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.21.17
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Stream Michael Mayer's Eclectic New DJ-Kicks Mix

The German artist weaves disparate genres and moods on the latest installment of the mix series.
Alexander Iadarola
5.15.17
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Police Found 800 Pounds of Cocaine Hidden in a Banana Shipment

It's not the first time cops have busted people for hiding drugs in the fruit.
Drew Schwartz
4.10.17
Art

These Darkly Comic Collages Laugh in the Face of Fear

Wigged dachshunds, playful monks, and floating sausages fill the halls of Marlborough Chelsea for Werner Büttner show, ‘Poor Souls.’
Sami Emory
10.26.16
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Germany's Biggest Beer Rivals Actually Taste the Same, Study Says

Quack says the study shows that there is a connection between how something tastes and its color, brand and emotional meaning to the taster.
Alex Swerdloff
8.30.16
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What Does Poland Think of This Offensive Polish Magazine Cover About 'Islam Raping Europe'?

According to VICE Poland editor Maciek Piasecki, most people in his country don't think it's a big deal.
Amelia Dimoldenberg
2.19.16
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Rape Was a Problem in Germany Long Before Refugees Arrived

The sex attacks in Cologne on New Year's Eve have stoked the flames of anti-refugee hatred in Germany. But many women's rights organizations say that the country's problem with rape and sexual assault goes far deeper than the refugee crisis.
Mari Shibata
2.17.16
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How the German Media Reacted to News that a Swimming Pool Banned Refugees

In August 2013, the Swiss town of Bremgarten banned asylum-seekers from the local public pool. Last Friday, Bornheim bei Bonn in Germany did the same thing. This time the events were reported differently.
Matern Boeselager
1.20.16
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Swedish Police Allegedly Covered Up Sex Crimes at an Annual Youth Music Festival

Incidents of sexual violence have been reported at the Swedish festival since 2014.
Rebecca Krauss
1.11.16
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The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, David Bowie has died of cancer aged 69, drug kingpin El Chapo will be extradited to the US, Uber cuts fares, and more.
VICE Staff
1.11.16
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Immigrants Aren't Responsible for Rape Culture in Germany

The infamous New Year's sexual assaults at Cologne's central train station were committed by men who looked "Arab" or "North African," according to witnesses, but violence against women doesn't have a skin color.
Stefanie Lohaus and Anne Wizorek
1.8.16
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