Indonesia’s President Encourages Cops to Shoot Drug Dealers

Fears Indonesia may soon copy the famously brutal drug war deployed in the Philippines.


Women Talk About Picking Up Drugs for the First Time Alone

When you've grown up relying on boyfriends and male mates to get high, picking up by yourself is weirdly exhilarating.


Let This Very Intense Police Video Be a Warning to You, Heroin Dealers

This Sheriff's Office in Florida is not messing around.


​Drug Dealers Explain Their Marketing Strategies

"A few years ago I started putting my molly in gel capsules with red and white halves and calling them Pokéballs."


We Talked to One of Mexico's Leading Vigilantes

The former leader of a group of vigilantes in Mexico has just been released from prison, and is now eyeing a career in politics. VICE News speaks with Hipólito Mora about life after his release.


Female Viagra Sounds Pretty Garbage

This week the US FDA approved Flibanserin, a drug to increase sexual desire in women. But despite the hype, it sounds like another sexual disappointment.


Why Did This Woman Who Was Arrested in a Prostitution Sting Die in a Florida Jail?

April Brogan's undignified death in custody says a lot about how the police and society at large treat sex workers.


This Guy Kidnaps Homeless, Drug-Addicted Kids and Takes Them to His DIY Rehab Farm

Ex-soviet soldier turned self-proclaimed savior, "Crocodile Gennadiy," is the subject of a new documentary. We talked to its director, Steve Hoover.


Australian Heroin Addicts Can't Use Ibogaine to Kick the Habit

Many swear by the addiction-ridding powers of the controversial psychotropic plant, but it remains banned in Australia.


How I Brightened My Bank Job with Crystal Meth

Alex works in the central office of a non-disclosed national Australian bank as a lender. Until last year he was using ice at work. Here's how he did it.


'The Mule' Is a Film About Not Taking a Shit Because You Have Heroin Inside You

We spoke to its director and star, Angus Sampson, about becoming a troubled genius.


We Asked Some Older People What They Know About Ice

While young Australians are taking it up, the legislation around its management is laid out by older people. So what do they know about it?