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What We Know About the American-Australian Couple Murdered in Northern Canada

The bodies of Chynna Deese and Lucas Fowler were found near the Alaska Highway in northern B.C.
Mack Lamoureux
11 hours ago
Drugs

Canadians Can Now Order Shrooms From This Dispensary

Longtime cannabis activist Dana Larsen wants psychedelic mushrooms to be the next decriminalised drug.
Manisha Krishnan
6.27.19
News

Canada Declares Climate Emergency, Then Approves Massive Oil Pipeline Expansion

Canada can’t meet its Paris climate targets without reducing emissions from the oil and gas sector, experts say.
Hilary Beaumont
6.19.19
crime

Canadian CEO Who Sold Encrypted Phones to the Sinaloa Cartel Sentenced to Nine Years

Vincent Ramos was sentenced to nine years and forfeited more than $80 million for providing criminal organizations with encrypted devices.
Mack Lamoureux
Joseph Cox, Motherboard
5.29.19
Money

The Cult of Home Ownership Tortures Millennials Unnecessarily

Experts say the astronomical cost of living in big cities is burden enough without adding the stress of buying a home at any cost.
Anne Gaviola
5.29.19
Drugs

More Drug Users Are Intentionally Using Fentanyl Amid Overdose Crisis, Study Finds

The way we think about harm reduction and fentanyl should change, Canadian researchers suggest.
Luke Ottenhof
5.27.19
Canadian Far Right Extremism

This ‘Uncensored’ Right-Wing Facebook Clone Allows Racism but Not Nudity

It's the brainchild of a Canadian man who wants to provide a safe space for racists who've been kicked off Facebook.
Mack Lamoureux
4.27.19
Culture

What I Learned at the 'Debate' Between Jordan Peterson and Slavoj Žižek

Žižek was less a cognizant thinker and more a pathological sacred cow tipper while Peterson was a bard for the reactionary elite and emo as hell.
Jordan Foisy
4.24.19
Canada

Some Dude Spent His Friday Setting Cars Alight in Canada

The Edmonton arsonist was tackled in a Starbucks by a mustached man in a Hawaiian shirt and a guy with a 2x4.
Mack Lamoureux
4.15.19
News

Jordan Peterson’s Book Pulled from New Zealand Shelves Following Mosque Shootings

An email sent out by a national bookstore in New Zealand said the decision to pull the book came “in light of some extremely disturbing material."
Mack Lamoureux
3.22.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Vape Store Robbery Footage Is 2019’s Best Comedy Film

When you hear the term ‘vape store robbery,’ you can be assured we’re not dealing with high level crooks.
Mack Lamoureux
3.14.19
#metoo

Mike Smith of ‘Trailer Park Boys’ Accused of Sexual Assault

A VICE News investigation found a woman reported Smith to police in 2005. Smith denies the allegations and no charges were filed.
Hilary Beaumont
3.5.19
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