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international relations

Meet the Punk-Turned-Techno-Activist Revolutionizing Copenhagen’s Rave Scene

No racism, sexism, homophobia, or transphobia: Nikolaj Jakosen's punk rock ethos informed the underlying philosophy of the rave collective Fast Forward.
Theis Duelund
9.12.18
Copenhagen

What It Takes to Get the World's Best Sea Urchins on the Menu

Want the best urchin? You might need to track down a reclusive Faroese fisherman and crash at his house.
Lars Hinnerskov Eriksen
8.13.18
NOMA

Those Brilliant Freaks Over at Noma Made a Shawarma Out of Celery Root

Because of course they fucking did.
Lars Hinnerskov Eriksen
6.29.18
Internet of Shit

Bikeshare System Hacked, Required to ‘Manually Update’ 2,000 Bikes

Copenhagen-based Bycyklen staff had to reboot every bike in its 100-dock system, thanks to a hacker.
Samantha Cole
5.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Inventor Sentenced to Life for Murder of Journalist Kim Wall on Submarine

A Danish court found Peter Madsen guilty of "premeditated killing" on Wednesday.
River Donaghey
4.25.18
Culture

This Black Woman Who Led a Labor Uprising Is Finally Getting a Monument

The statue was crafted by two black women and celebrates Queen Mary Thomas, a St. Croix woman who sparked a fiery revolt in the former Danish colony.
Gabrielle Bruney
4.10.18
Recipe

Black Trumpet Pizza with Leeks, Pancetta, and Pecorino

The "biga" dough, which gives the crust a complex, slightly sour flavor, takes this undeniably delicious pizza to a whole new level.
Kris Schram
4.2.18
Mexican Food

Rosio Sánchez Is Playing the Long Game

The Mexican-American chef knows that teaching Copenhagen cooks and diners about Mexican cuisine is going to take patience. A lot of it.
Danielle Wayda
3.8.18
Premieres

Vera's "Diamonds" Music Video Turns the Saxophone Into the SEXYphone

The Copenhagen singer and producer returns with a sultry track expressing frustrations about past relationships.
Trey Smith
3.2.18
NOMA

The Secret Staff Rule that's Key to Noma's Hospitality Game

How the legendary restaurant makes sure you enjoy more than just the food.
Lisa Abend
2.20.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Inventor Charged with Killing Journalist Kim Wall Aboard Submarine

Peter Madsen, 47, could face life in prison.
Lauren Messman
1.16.18
The Music Issue 2017

Raw, Filthy Pictures of Copenhagen's Most Iconic Bars and Venues

Have a piss and let the history seep in. Just don't bring a blacklight.
Alfred Maddox
1.7.18
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