How the US Created the Islamic State: Talking Heads

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‘State of Surveillance’ with Edward Snowden and Shane Smith (VICE on HBO: Season 4, Episode 13)

Edward -You might have bought the phone but whoever hacked it they are the one who owns it. Any device that is on here you can operate independently. Shane – So it is true, you can get into the phone and turn the camera on? E – Ya, absolutely. S Continue Reading

The Islamic State (Full Length)

Sniper is located there. We Muslims want to introduce sharia in the country. By Allah, the only God, sharia can be established only weapon. I would like to join the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and to kill them, because they kill the infidels and the renegades. [VICE Continue Reading

The Spread of the Caliphate: The Islamic State (Part 1)

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Christians in the Caliphate: The Islamic State

What It’s Really Like to Fight for the Islamic State

Möge Gott euch akzeptieren. Gott ist bereit. Richtet meiner guten Mutter schöne Grüße aus. Trauert nicht um mich. – Betet für uns. – Möge Allah dich akzeptieren. Sei vorsichtig Abu Abdullah. Halt es hoch. Kämpfen für den Islamischen Staat Vice News machte Aufnamen die von einer Kopfkamera eines Kämpfers des Continue Reading

Russia’s Underground Film Industry (Documentary | Part 1/3)

[MUSIC — THE NORMAL, “WARM LEATHERETTE”] FILM NARRATOR: This May Day celebration in Moscow gives the Russians the opportunity to crow loud and long over the West. The face of a people whose leaders would wipe out democracy. SHANE SMITH: We all know the images of old Soviet Russia. But Continue Reading

Russia’s Underground Film Industry (Documentary | Part 3/3)

[MUSIC PLAYING] SHANE SMITH: So we’re in St. Petersburg with Yvgeni Yufit at the old Soviet documentary filmmaking house in the basement surrounded by 40 years of filth. And we were there to make a film. YVGENI YUFIT: Shane. SHANE SMITH: Yeah? SHANE SMITH: It’s really dark. MALE SPEAKER 1: Continue Reading

Russia’s Underground Film Industry (Documentary | Part 2/3)

SHANE SMITH: We met some crazy characters yesterday. I think the reason why they are so eccentric is because it’s so oppressive here. It’s so stark and heavy, and they’re worried about the secret police, the FSB coming to get them, that they hide in their eccentricities. They’re crazy guys Continue Reading