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. 

The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Woman Was Filmed Throwing a Chair off a Balcony and onto a Highway in Toronto

Police are investigating the incident.
Manisha Krishnan
2.11.19
News

Serial Killer Bruce McArthur Sentenced to Life in Prison

McArthur, who murdered eight men tied to Toronto’s gay village, will be 91 before he can apply for parole.
Manisha Krishnan
2.8.19
Weed

An MS Patient Had Her Car Impounded Over Weed Even Though She Was Sober

Michelle Gray tested positive for THC, but she wasn’t impaired.
Manisha Krishnan
2.5.19
LGBT

Watch Ellen Page Call Out Mike Pence’s Homophobia on ‘The Late Show’

Page said the US vice president “has hurt LGBTQ people so badly” and “wishes I couldn’t be married.”
Manisha Krishnan
2.1.19
News

Vancouver Cannabis Event Drops Marc Emery Over Misconduct Allegations

The Legalized Summit is the second international cannabis conference to shun Emery.
Rachel Browne
Manisha Krishnan
1.30.19
News

Marc Emery, Canada’s ‘Prince of Pot,’ Responds to Sex Assault Allegations

Emery admits he’s a “touchy guy” who would give back rubs to adult women or men at the Cannabis Culture store, but denied that he “sexually aggressed” anyone.
Manisha Krishnan
1.17.19
Weed

Canadians Spent $1.6 Billion on Legal Weed in 2018: Report

The figure doubled from the year before.
Manisha Krishnan
1.15.19
crime

Cops are Already Getting Overzealous with Canada’s New Impaired Driving Laws

A Mississauga man was pulled over and breathalyzed for returning empty bottles at the Beer Store.
Manisha Krishnan
1.10.19
Weed

Don’t Get Too Excited About Shoppers Selling Weed

Shoppers Drug Mart stores aren't actually going to carry any cannabis.
Manisha Krishnan
1.8.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Canadian Water Model Photobombs the Shit Out of the Golden Globes

Meet Kelleth Cuthbert. She’s thirsty.
Manisha Krishnan
1.7.19
Television

In ‘You,’ Netflix Makes Stalking Seem Pretty Charming

The new show tries its best to make the stalker sympathetic and the victim a cheating social climber.
Manisha Krishnan
1.4.19
Weed

What You Need To Know If You Want To Open A Weed Store In Ontario

Chosen retailers will be fined up to $50K if they’re not ready on time.
Manisha Krishnan
1.3.19
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