The VICE Guide to Right Now
It Will Soon Be Illegal to Get Paid as a Surrogate Mother in India
The proposed bill says surrogacy will only involve Indian couples, and will be done by a ‘close relative’, with no money involved.
The High Life
Why Do Edibles Give You A Different High Than Smoking?
The scientific explanation, plus how to avoid a bad edibles experience.
Asking for a friend
Will Smoking Weed Make My Flu Less Terrible?
The pros and cons of getting high when you're sick.
Black Woman Wasn't Allowed to Fly Without Covering Her "Serena Booty." American Airlines Just Apologized.
“I've seen white women with much shorter shorts board a plane without a blink of an eye."
I Paid to Have My Breasts Massaged, and I Loved It
Yes, it’s legal, and you might want to try it.
People Are Already Dying From Being Denied Abortions
A new study is a reminder of the serious consequences of restricting abortion access.
The Complex Ethics of Saving a Dead Person's Sperm
People are retrieving (and using) sperm from loved ones who've died. Is that OK?
Heroin Overdose Parties Are a Dehumanising Myth
“Narcan parties” are just another part of the narrative that vilifies people who use the drugs our nation has chosen to criminalize.
What You Need to Know About Consent and Disability
The people entrusted to care for me need to understand and respect my boundaries.
Photo Retouching Is the Digital Skincare That Equalizes Us All
Everyone’s face looks the same at 500 percent magnification: curvy and abstract, like a big fun skate park.
The Outrageous Reasons These Women Couldn’t Get Their Tubes Tied
People are being denied tubal ligations because they're too young, childless, only have one child, aren't married—or for any other reason their doctor chooses.
The Rise of the Minimalist Skincare Routine
Fatigued by multi-step regimens and lackluster results, some people are dramatically scaling back how many skincare products they use.