South Korea

Film

‘Burning’ Is the Angry as Hell Movie We Need Right Now

A conversation with Steven Yeun and director Lee Chang-dong about South Korea, Donald Trump, and why young people are so pissed off right now.
Karen Han
10.26.18
Weed

South Korea Warns Citizens Not to Smoke Weed in Canada

South Koreans have to follow the law of their home country when abroad and that means no cannabis.
Mack Lamoureux
10.23.18
feminism

South Korea's #MeToo Movement Wants to End the 'Epidemic' of Spy Cam Porn

Women in South Korea are taking back public spaces.
VICE Staff
10.22.18
The VICE Guide to Sex

The Rise of South Korea’s Sex Shop Industry

Thanks to changing attitudes toward sex and new laws governing adult toys, South Korea’s sex shops are moving out of the shadows and into the mainstream.
VICE Staff
8.21.18
Minority Reports

The World's First Non-Korean K-Pop Group

We met up with the members of EXP Edition to find out why they’re trying to become the genre’s next breakout stars.
VICE Staff
7.19.18
NORTH KOREA

The North Korea Situation Is a Total Mess Right Now

As Trump and Kim Jong-un prepare to finally meet (or not), other Asian powers are watching—and working behind the scenes.
Mark Hay
5.29.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Suspected Austin bomber kills himself, Cambridge Analytica CEO suspended, Israel cops to 2007 Syria strike, and more.
VICE Staff
3.21.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump agrees to meet North Korea's Kim face to face, federal judge offers Trump Twitter advice, Pacific nations flout US with free trade deal, and more.
VICE Staff
3.9.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Sam Nunberg now open to playing ball with Mueller, North Korea apparently willing to consider "denuclearization," Paul Ryan denounces Trump's tariff plan, and more.
VICE Staff
3.6.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Mueller subpoenas docs related to key Trump figures (including the man himself), Frances McDormand wins best actress, South Korean delegation heads North for talks, and more.
VICE Staff
3.5.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump said to back death penalty for "high-volume" drug dealers, Weinstein Company filing for bankruptcy, Florida Republicans want Parkland sheriff suspended, and more.
VICE Staff
2.26.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Dozens killed in latest assault on Syrian rebels, Trump and Mitt Romney play nice, Bieber backs teens on gun control, and more.
VICE Staff
2.20.18