congo

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Why the ‘Selfie of the Year’ Might Do Wonders for Endangered Gorillas

The latest selfie breaking the internet is garnering great support for an anti-poaching group in Congo.
Shamani Joshi
4.23.19
immigration

Sessions's New Rules Mean Asylum Seekers Could Be Sent Back to Die

Thanks to a decision by the attorney general, filling out a form wrong could be disastrous for those seeking refuge in the US.
Meredith Hoffman
3.22.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Stephen Hawking dead at 76, Democrat leads in deep-red Pennsylvania district, Trump wants militarized "space force," and more.
VICE Staff
3.14.18
Voices

Sexual Violence Against Women Should Not Be Used as a Weapon of War

Meet the doctors in the Democratic Republic of the Congo trying to save the country's most targeted community.
Alice Rowsome
1.26.18
Broadly

The Incredibly Dressed 'Lady Dandies' of the Congo Are Here to Ruin You

In these extravagant images, photojournalist Junior D. Kannah documents the sapeuse community in the DRC: a group of fashion-forward women who eat, sleep, and breathe the dandy lifestyle.
Zing Tsjeng
9.29.17
Interviews

Zaire 74 Was Woodstock for African Artists

Films have highlighted the festival, tied to the Rumble in the Jungle, but now there's a proper recording of the African artists who made it matter.
Zachary Lipez
8.14.17
Sports

Bismack Biyombo's Past and Present in the Congo

Bismack Biyombo has a deep connection to the Democratic Republic of Congo. His focus on youth programs and empowerment in Goma brought us see the basketball infrastructure that he's built countrywide.
VICE Sports
4.4.17
The Clubhouse

Bismack Biyombo's Past and Present in the Congo

Bismack Biyombo has a deep connection to the Democratic Republic of Congo. His focus on youth programs and empowerment in Goma brought us see the basketball infrastructure that he's built countrywide.
VICE Sports
4.4.17
Impact

How Activists Are Trying to Save What They Can of Congo

We talked to documentary filmmaker Paul Freedman about his film 'Merci Congo' in anticipation of its premiere on VICELAND.
Sarah Bellman
12.8.16
daily vice

Meet the Olympic Judo Fighter Who Fled War in the Congo

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' we spend a day with Popole Misenga—one of ten refugees chosen to compete in Rio as part of the team Refugee Olympic Athletes.
VICE Staff
8.11.16
Stuff

Don't Miss Tonight's Episodes of 'BALLS DEEP' and 'STATES OF UNDRESS' on VICELAND

Tonight on VICELAND, we explore the fashion-crazed streets of Congo on 'STATES OF UNDRESS' and Thomas Morton relives the last week of high school on 'BALLS DEEP.'
VICE Staff
4.6.16
Fashion

Congolese Women Are Using Liquid Seasoning to Give Themselves DIY Butt Implants

Watch this short clip from a new episode of 'STATES OF UNDRESS,' VICELAND's travel and fashion series, airing Wednesday, April 5.
VICE Staff
4.6.16
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