ethiopia

woman seeing woman

These Stunning Photos Celebrate the Beauty and Power of Ethiopia

Photographer Aïda Muluneh's work defies Western perceptions of the East African nation.
Elyssa Goodman
9.28.18
immigration

Pregnant, Traumatized, and Trapped in Asylum Limbo

A massive backlog of asylum requests has left thousands of people in miserable situations while they wait to hear if they'll be allowed to stay in the US.
Meredith Hoffman
5.21.18
Music

This DC Taxi Driver Was a Superstar in Ethiopia

In the 60s and 70s, Hailu Mergia was a famous musician in Africa. But in the 80s, he made the painful decision to leave. Now he's poised for a comeback.
Avery L. White
2.12.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump accuses Russia of helping North Korea, bus fire in Kazakhstan kills 52, John Kelly said to dub Trump campaign wall promise "uninformed," and more
VICE Staff
1.18.18
crime

A Bodega Owner Tried to Get a Customer to Murder His Business Partner

The customer said that he didn't even know the name of the man asking him to kill.
Mack Lamoureux
11.21.17
last week in art

Scientists Have Discovered The Oldest Art Store in History

The Porc-Epic cave served as a hub for powdered ochre pigment production for at least 4500 years.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.5.17
Photography

9 Contemporary African Photographers You Need to Know Now

'New African Photography II' provides a glimpse of contemporary Africa through the camera lens.
Antwaun Sargent
5.9.17
LGBTQ

Life in an Ethiopian Refugee Camp Is Even Worse When You're Gay

There's no fleeing cultural ideology.
Madeline Moitozo
3.21.17
Broadly DK

A Young Director Explores Living Between Two Cultures

Edelawit Hussien used her upbringing in both Ethiopia and America as inspiration in her new short film, ADDIS AFRICANA.
Leila Ettachfini
2.18.17
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE

Richard Mosse Trains His Lens on the Refugee Crisis Using Weapons-Grade Cameras

Mosse's images show heat, as opposed to light.
Richard Mosse
2.15.17
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

At least one Trump ally says he is a tax "genius," Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint at her hotel in Paris, Colombian voters reject the FARC peace deal, and more.
VICE Staff
10.3.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Obama cancels meeting with Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte after Duterte called him a "son of a bitch," Clinton turns down Mexico trip invite, Freddie Mercury gets his own comet, and more.
VICE Staff
9.6.16