strip 'em up
Anime Continues to Be a Mistake
Shoot the Clothes Off Anime Girls With This Bad Game for Bad People.
Muslim Schoolgirls in Paris Are Fed Up with French Politics
On Sunday, France votes in the first round of the presidential elections. I met with some girls who get to vote for the first time to talk about their options.
Here’s What's Causing Outbreaks of Mass Hysteria in Schools
Behind the mysterious incidents of spirit sightings, mass fainting, and strange tics happening in schools across the globe.
on the line
On The Line: Simon Ostrovsky and Jake Adelstein Discuss 'Schoolgirls for Sale in Japan'
VICE News correspondent Simon Ostrovsky and contributor Jake Adelstein joined 'On The Line' to discuss the new documentary 'Schoolgirls for Sale in Japan.'
asia & pacific
Inside a Tokyo JK Cafe (Excerpt from ‘Schoolgirls for Sale’)
In this excerpt, Simon Ostrovsky goes inside a 'JK Cafe' in Akihabara, Tokyo where high-school aged schoolgirls are paid to provide company to men of all ages.
The Japanese All-Girl Idol Group and Their Older Male Fan Base (Extra Scene From 'Schoolgirls for Sale')
In this extra scene, Simon Ostrovsky interviews a member of the all-girl idol group Akishibu about Japanese schoolgirl culture and their older male fan base.
Schoolgirls for Sale in Japan
Japan’s obsession with cutesy culture has taken a dark turn, with schoolgirls now offering themselves for “walking dates” with adult men. VICE News investigates.
asia & pacific
In Japan, Teenage Girls Folding Paper Cranes Has Taken on a Whole New Meaning
From the streets of Tokyo to the enormously popular all-girl group AKB48, the sexual exploitation of teenage girls is a readily accepted industry.
Jake Adelstein and Angela-Erika Kubo
Schoolgirls for Sale in Japan (Trailer)
Coming soon: Japan’s obsession with cutesy culture has taken a dark turn, with schoolgirls now offering themselves for “walking dates” with adult men. VICE News investigates.
This Chinese Restaurant Gives Discounts to Customers with Short Skirts
Yang Jia Hot Pot Restaurant in Jinan recently held a promo day on which the amount of thigh female customers exposed was measured, with discounts offered based on how many inches of flesh were on display.
Indonesia's War on Women
"Virginity tests" are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to Indonesia's strange, and often terrifyingly restrictive, policies governing women's behavior.
Boko Haram Leader Claims He 'Married Off' All Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls
Boko Haram's leader released a video saying there is no ceasefire with the Nigerian government, and that the missing girls have been converted to Islam and married off.