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mental health

I Grew Up With Parents Who Didn’t Understand Mental Illness

‘The Woo-Woo’ author Lindsay Wong recalls childhood in a deeply superstitious household.
Lindsay Wong
10.24.18
Weed

Stories of People Getting Too Stoned on Planes

“There was a moment when I didn’t think I was going to survive.”
Anwar Ali
8.27.18
Advice

I Asked for Kissing Advice at a Makeout Party

“I just go for it, think washing machine tongue.”
Laura Bell
8.10.18
Essays

I Trolled Strangers on Craigslist and Learned About Human Connection

For the sake of art, I explored why our internet reactions don’t need truth or reality to run wild.
Cole Nowicki
7.31.18
Metal as hell

Meet Vancouver’s Dark Lord of Karaoke

When he stands at a microphone, Arcanabyss Brooks is beyond mortal. His fans even chant his name.
Cole Nowicki
7.5.18
Photos

These Photos Helped Me Understand My Dad's Overdose Death

Photographer Jackie Dives talks about the double exposures that helped her process the grief of losing a parent to addiction.
Jackie Dives
6.14.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Parents May Face Charges After Live Streaming Attack on Alleged Pedophile

"We fucking tackled him and zap strapped him and called the police.”
Mack Lamoureux
4.18.18
News

These Actresses Have Been Linked to an Alleged Sex Cult

Nicki Clyne, Kristin Kreuk, and Grace Park were all active students of Keith Raniere’s self-help empire.
Sarah Berman
4.6.18
Culture

If You Ask Takashi Murakami, You Don’t Have to Like Getting Older

On his 56th birthday the acclaimed artist got very real with us about art, aging, and the inevitability of death.
Alison Sinkewicz
2.20.18
Sex

I Helped My 28-Year-Old Friend Have Her First Orgasm

It wasn't a Christmas miracle so much as a lesson in perseverance.
Laura Bell
12.23.17
Science

This Neuroscientist Wants Researchers to Study More Female Brains

Most non-human test subjects are male. Aarthi Gobinath wants to change that.
Michael Ruffolo
12.10.17
RACISM

The Mother of Canada’s Marijuana Laws Is a Feminist Hero and a Racist Monster

Emily Murphy, one of Canada’s pioneering feminists, was recently honoured by Justin Trudeau, who left out her dark history.
Joshua Ostroff
11.25.17
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