Blu & Exile's 'Below the Heavens' Was a Magic Album
Its timeless production, raw vulnerability, and obscure mythology make the 2007 album a quiet classic.
The Syrian Exile Who Went from Depressed Cabbie to Celebrated Writer
Osama Alomar's 'The Teeth of the Comb' is a surreal story collection about human dignity in the face of hatred and absurdity.
TOKiMONSTA Enlists Exile, Tensei, and More for 'Fovere Remixed'
Her mini-album from earlier this year has received a fresh set of reworks.
PREMIERE: Listen to Blu & Nottz's Mythically Dope 'Titans in the Flesh'
The trusted collaborators return for the follow-up to 'Gods in the Spirit' with wordplay and beats that will twist your brain in circles.
war and conflict
Arab Winter: Syrian Refugees in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley
VICE News returns to a refugee camp in the eastern Lebanese city of Al Marj, where refugees are struggling to meet their own basic needs.
Arab Winter: Syrian Refugees in Lebanon’s Bekaa Valley (Trailer)
Coming soon: VICE News returns to a refugee camp in the eastern Lebanese city of Al Marj, where refugees are struggling to meet their own basic needs.
Europe's Last Dictatorship Is Opposed by the Oldest Exiled Government in the World
The Rada of the Belarusian Democratic Republic has improbably survived two world wars, 70 years of Soviet occupation, and nearly a century in exile.
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Hear The Secret Record That Klock, Kraviz, Dettmann, and Rødhäd Were Spinning All Summer
Johannes Heil's "Scene Eight" is streaming now for the first time.
Belgium Rescues 244 Christians From War-Torn Syria In Covert Operation
A civil society group, aided by the Belgian government, helped the refugees flee to Lebanon, where the Belgian embassy provided them with visas to continue on to Europe.
This Syrian Refugee is Using Electronic Music as Political Resistance
Khan El Rouh's achingly beautiful productions speak to the power of electronic music as a form of resistance to oppression.
For 19-Year-Old Congolese Exile Kimyan Law, Drum & Bass is the Only Release
Exiled from his homeland and bullied by his peers, Kimyan Law makes melancholy beats as an escape.
Opinion and Analysis
Prison and Exile for Luke O'Donovan: A Price of Fighting Back Against Gay Bashers
A 21-year-old queer man in Atlanta is the latest victim of the justice system's allegiance with homophobic and transphobic violence.