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VICE Asks: What Are The Ethics of Getting High?

Other than torrenting "Game of Thrones" taking drugs is one of the most common illegal things we do. But it's also incredibly divisive, and in our eagerness to either celebrate or vilify drug use, we often sweep the ethics aside.
Maddison Connaughton
8.22.16
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VICE Asks: What Are The Ethics of Getting High?

Taking drugs isn't a fringe activity, it's one of the most common illegal things we do. But in our eagerness to either celebrate or criticise drugs, we often sweep the ethics aside.
Maddison Connaughton
8.22.16
VICE Australia

VICE Asks: What Are the Ethics of Getting High?

VICE travelled around Australia asking the questions you probably don't think about when you take MD or smoke a joint.
VICE Staff
7.14.16
News

NSW Has Deemed Another Three 'Legal Highs' to Be as Dangerous as Heroin

While there has been a national ban on synthetic cannabis since 2012, some states are cracking down more than others.
Greta Levy
3.21.16
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An Australian Doctor Has Vowed to Start Testing Pills at Festivals

Dr Alex Wodak has said, "I am prepared to break the law to save young people's lives."
VICE Staff
2.29.16
News

Why Is Pot Illegal in Australia?

As in other places, marijuana users and some former law enforcement officers have called for legalization in Australia, but the country is lagging behind the US when it comes to weed reform.
Paul Gregoire
10.21.14
Stuff

We Asked Three Doctors How Illegal Drugs Affect Your Sperm

The older you get, the less wise it is to habitually use cocaine, meth, weed, acid, or heroin—especially if you're planning on having a child in the near future. We got an expert panel to explain just what drugs will do to your "little swimmers."
Dave Schilling
10.1.14