Manisha Krishnan

Manisha Krishnan is a senior writer at VICE Canada reporting on subjects such as the cannabis industry, guns, racism, and sexual violence against women. She also hosted World of VICE on VICELAND and several documentaries, including Fear and Loading: Women and Guns in America. She was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for a weed legalization town hall she hosted featuring Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. 

Health

Should I Worry About How Much I'm Jerking off in Quarantine?

Is three times a day normal or too much? We answered our readers' horny dilemmas.
Manisha Krishnan
5.15.20
Health

Should I Expect My Childless Colleagues To Work More During the Pandemic?

This pandemic has been hard as hell for parents—is it fair for people without kids to pick up the slack?
Manisha Krishnan
5.14.20
News

Canada Just Banned 1,500 Military-Grade 'Assault-Style' Weapons

It's now illegal to buy, sell, transport, import, or use many assault-style weapons in Canada.
Manisha Krishnan
5.2.20
News

Canada Plans to Ban Assault-Style Rifles Following Nova Scotia Shooting

AR-15s will be among the guns banned in the wake of Canada's deadliest mass shooting, but an expert said the policy has big loopholes.
Manisha Krishnan
4.30.20
News

Mom Says She Was Fined $880 For 'Standing Too Long' in a Park With Baby

"It was like a scene out of Cops," said the mom, who had her baby in a stroller and her dog.
Manisha Krishnan
4.28.20
News

Police Provide Grisly Details of Nova Scotia Shooter’s Rampage

After the gunman’s girlfriend emerged from hiding, she told police he had another replica cop car and police uniform.
Manisha Krishnan
4.26.20
News

The Victims of Canada's Deadliest Mass Shooting

At least 19 people, including an RCMP officer, a teacher, and two health care workers, were killed in a mass shooting spree over the weekend in Nova Scotia.
Manisha Krishnan
Anya Zoledziowski
Anne Gaviola
4.20.20
Coronavirus

Like It or Not, Liquor and Weed Are Essential For a Lot of People

Despite social distancing measures, liquor and weed stores remain open in most places. Closing them could result in severe health and social consequences, experts say.
Manisha Krishnan
3.29.20
Drugs

Coronavirus Is Turning People Into Weed Hoarders

One man bought enough weed to roll 3,500 joints while an Airbnb host has started a grow-op to make up for lost bookings due to COVID-19.
Manisha Krishnan
3.23.20
SURVEILLANCE

Airbnb Is Pushing Surveillance Devices as 'Party Prevention'

The company is offering discounts on devices that alert hosts when there’s an unusual amount of noise.
Manisha Krishnan
2.23.20
Weed

The Worst Places in the World to Get Busted with Weed

Read before your next vacation.
Manisha Krishnan
2.6.20
Weed

Dr. Phil Thinks Smoking Weed Makes You Violent and Lowers IQ

He likened it to "opening your computer up and pouring water inside," but luckily we're here to fact check.
Manisha Krishnan
2.4.20
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