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. 

News

Drug Experts on Jordan Peterson Seeking Treatment in Russia for Benzo Dependence

Peterson’s daughter said doctors in the West didn't have “the guts” to medically detox her father. But experts say that’s a misleading narrative.
Manisha Krishnan
4 days ago
News

Oakland Cop Claims Raptors President Has ‘Violent Predisposition’ in Lawsuit

The cop who accused the Raptors president of assaulting him during the NBA Finals says there should have been signs warning of "the danger of Masai Ujiri."
Manisha Krishnan
2.10.20
News

Queen’s University Students Threw a Coronavirus Party Because of Course They Did

And a newspaper ran a dog meat article alongside its coverage of the deadly disease.
Manisha Krishnan
2.6.20
Weed

The Worst Places in the World to Get Busted With Weed

Read before your next vacation.
Manisha Krishnan
2.6.20
housing

This Totally Relatable Toronto Condo 'Sale' Is Giving Away Porsches and Rolexes

Brought to you by the same people who gave us a $5 million chandelier under a Vancouver bridge.
Manisha Krishnan
2.4.20
Television

Netflix's Aaron Hernandez Doc Makes Weed a Villain

'Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez' explores what led the former NFL player to murder, focusing heavily on his cannabis consumption.
Manisha Krishnan
1.29.20
News

Reporters and Activists Are Being Harassed for Saying Kobe Bryant Was Credibly Accused of Rape

Women’s rights advocate Julie Lalonde was told she should die, while a Washington Post reporter has been suspended from her job.
Manisha Krishnan
1.27.20
Opinion

These Guys Used an Ape to Illustrate a Southern Food Restaurant

Bro marketing needs to sit the hell down.
Manisha Krishnan
1.14.20
News

Trudeau Says Canada ‘Will Not Rest’ Until Iran Held Accountable For Plane Crash

The Prime Minister said Canadian officials are headed to Iran to take part in the investigation after 57 Canadians killed.
Manisha Krishnan
Mack Lamoureux
Anya Zoledziowski
1.11.20
royals

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Were Hiding Baby Archie in Canada

We are living for this dumb scandal.
Manisha Krishnan
1.10.20
relationships

A Lack of Racial Understanding Can Ruin Relationships

As a person of colour, it feels like you can either call out microaggressions or let them slide. But there are things white people can do to ease the strain.
Manisha Krishnan
1.7.20
Weed

The Cost of Legal Edibles Is Too Damn High to Get High

One of the drinks costs $15 and a chocolate bar is as much as $12, both of which contain a relatively low dose of THC.
Manisha Krishnan
1.3.20
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