Manisha Krishnan is an award-winning journalist who has been reporting on North American drug policy, police brutality, gender-based violence, and firearms since she joined VICE in 2015. Her work on the opioid crisis and cannabis legalization has included unparalleled access to drug traffickers while her reporting centers the experiences of drug users and holds politicians to account.
A man who was filmed overdosing without his consent is speaking out after going viral in a video by a YouTuber.
Some users of tianeptine, a substance that mimics opioids, have reported being hospitalized after taking shots of Neptune’s Fix.
The new rules will allow libraries to fine and remove people for “personal hygiene that inconveniences staff.”
Stuart Seldowitz went viral after telling a halal cart employee 4,000 Palestinian children killed in the Israel-Hamas war “wasn’t enough.”
Stuart Seldowitz was filmed repeatedly harassing a food cart employee in New York. The cart's co-owner told VICE News he hopes Seldowitz apologizes.
Stuart Seldowitz, who worked on the National Security Council South Asia Directorate under President Barack Obama, was filmed accusing a New York City food truck vendor of being a “terrorist.”
The U.S. already pressured China to ban fentanyl once. Supply grew exponentially afterwards.
The study looked at four years of data at two New York sites.
Law enforcement are conducting undercover raids and state-wide sweeps as more states ban tianeptine.
Five Black women have filed a federal lawsuit against former Kansas City, Kansas detectives, alleging they were raped and stalked as part of a ring of police corruption.
The San Jose cop shot a college football player, who wrestled a gun away from a patron at a restaurant, four times.
Safe Supply Streaming Co. is investing in companies that will develop food and drinks made from coca leaf. Drug policy experts are skeptical the new ventures will address the overdose crisis.