South Africa

Culture

Roger Ballen's New Polaroid Photos Are Instant Nightmares

The famous photographer is as terrifying as ever in the first color photos of his career.
Beckett Mufson
9.21.18
Art

A South African Artist Made an Ex-President’s Rape Trial into Art

At the Berlin Biennale, Dineo Seshee Bopape turned the drip-drip-drip of oppressive systems into powerful films and installations.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
7.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Suspected Poachers Trying to Steal Rhino Horns Reportedly Eaten by Lions Instead

Don't mess with the animal kingdom.
River Donaghey
7.5.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Johannesburg's Young Black Artists Are Shaping the Future They Want

We talked to Noisey's Lawrence Burney about South Africa's up-and-coming music scene.
VICE Staff
5.9.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

FBI taking heat over tip about school shooting, two arrested after alleged bomb plot thwarted in NYC, norovirus hits athletes at Winter Olympics, and more.
VICE Staff
2.16.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Seventeen dead in second-worst public school shooting ever, Trump's military parade could cost up to $30 million, dozens of WH officials don't have permanent security clearances, and more.
VICE Staff
2.15.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump's lawyer admits paying porn star, Israeli police want Netanyahu indicted, ICE lawyer charged in identity theft scheme, and more.
VICE Staff
2.14.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump's budget even crueler than usual, dirty cops convicted in Baltimore, Jeff Sessions praises "Anglo-American" law enforcement, and more.
VICE Staff
2.13.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump attacks FBI and DOJ ahead of memo release, 12-year-old girl booked after school shooting, Donald Trump Jr. suggests key FBI official was "fired," and more.
VICE Staff
2.2.18
LGBTQ

In South Africa, Queer Marriage Doesn't Necessarily Mean Queer Equality

With homophobia and violence still all too common in the country, there's a lot left to be done.
Sihle Mthembu
12.26.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Derailed Amtrak train was way over speed limit, officials say special counsel probe could last another year, White House blames North Korea for WannaCry attack, and more.
VICE Staff
12.19.17
Photography

Unearthed Photos from Roger Ballen's Nightmarish Archive

The Die Antwoord collaborator and photographer of life among decay has a new book showcasing his instantly recognizable "Ballenesque" style.
Beckett Mufson
10.2.17