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The Best Thing on TV This Year Was: 'Survivor: David vs. Goliath'

The long-running reality competition series has still got it, and 'Breadth-First Search' proves its not ready for elimination.
Nicole Clark
12.21.18
Broadly

How One Woman Rebuilt Her Life After Escaping North Korea

Very few people escape North Korea once—let alone twice. But Jiyhun Park, a survivor of sex trafficking and forced labor camps, is determined to shed light on the regime's human rights abuses.
Sirin Kale
6.29.18
Survivor

What I Learned About Our Planet By Watching 540 Hours of ‘Survivor’

CBS's 'Survivor' reaches more people than most nature documentaries and uses animals to comment on the human condition.
Melissa Cronin
5.23.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Alt-Right Jabroni Chuck Johnson Made a 'Survivor' Audition Tape

He describes himself as "an investigative journalist" and "very good with nature."
Allie Conti
2.28.18
tv

Looking Back on the Mesmerizing and Disturbing Kids' Version of 'Survivor'

On the ten year anniversary of "Kid Nation," we look back at how the bizarre and short-lived show proved that a group of 40 young children might be better fit to rule than adults.
Lauren Rearick
9.7.17
Op-Ed

Viewers Don't Want to Watch Tragedy Exploited on Reality TV

Corinne Olympios and DeMario Jackson are returning for the reunion episode of "Bachelor in Paradise," but history shows bringing public scandals into reality TV after the fact never bodes well.
Mitchell Sunderland
7.13.17
Voices

Sexual Assault Activists Sound Off to Change Jamaica's Rape Culture

A tambourine seems like an unlikely tool for activism, but that’s exactly what it is for a Jamaica-based movement.
Sharine Taylor
6.26.17
Interviews

Lingua Ignota's Liturgical Noise Is a Celebration of Obliteration

Stream the new EP from the Providence-based artist who explores trauma and survival through neoclassical, death industrial, and extreme metal.
Claire Donato
6.8.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Owen Labrie's Sexual Assault Victim Spoke Publicly for the First Time

Seventeen-year-old Chessy Prout shed her anonymity Tuesday to talk about raising awareness for fellow survivors.
VICE Staff
8.30.16
Photo

A Night with the Rescue Teams Looking for Survivors of Italy's Earthquake

The town of Amatrice has been reduced to rubble.
Alessandro Iovino
8.26.16
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How Tattoo Removal Can Help Sex Trafficking Survivors Erase the Scars of Their Past

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' we accompany a sex trafficking survivor to get a tattoo removed, one used by a pimp as a mark of ownership.
VICE Staff
8.26.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Orlando Hospitals Are Going to Waive Pulse Survivors' Medical Bills

"This is simply our way of paying that kindness forward.​"
VICE Staff
8.25.16
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