aurora

Weed

Sorry, BC and Ontario, Alberta Is Canada’s New Weed Capital

How Canada’s petrol province became the best place to score legal cannabis.
Manisha Krishnan
4.3.19
Legalization

Big Weed has been betting that Doug Ford would come through

Legal cannabis companies have been scouting real estate in the hopes Ford would privatize weed sales. He’s going to.
Rachel Browne
7.27.18
CANNA-BUSINESS

Legal weed producers are unhappy over new cannabis packaging rules

“These are excellent requirements for maintaining the black market in Canada.”
Vanmala Subramaniam
3.19.18
The Business of Weed

The politics of pot lobbying

These are some of the former bureaucrats and political insiders now working for Big Weed in Canada ​
Chris Arsenault
1.26.18
weed industry

Canadian weed producers will dominate the global marijuana market

We’re at an advantage because we entered the weed game early
Vanmala Subramaniam
5.15.17
weed stocks

Weed stocks soar on legalization news

Reports that Ottawa plans to legalize marijuana by July 2018 sends investors into a frenzy
Vanmala Subramaniam
3.27.17
News

​Ontario Teens Who Beat the Shit out of Dad, And Dad Who Got Beat Up, Have Been Charged

The father, despite being brutally beaten, was also charged due to his attempt to defend his son.
Jake Kivanc
12.14.16
Interviews

Aurora: "Without Darkness the World Would Be Boring and Life Would Be Very Flat"

The Norwegian's songs have accrued millions of plays and today she releases her debut LP. We meet the 20-year-old singer in London to find there's a ton more weird to her than meets the eye.
Nick Levine
3.11.16
the vice reader

​2015 Was the Year the Literary Versus Genre War Ended

Here are 11 great books that showed how the decades-old "literary or genre" question is now history.
Lincoln Michel
12.31.15
Stuff

I Spent 24 Hours with Greenpeace During Their Latest Illegal London Action

I joined the group as they wheeled a polar bear the size of a double-decker bus in front of Shell HQ.
Michael Segalov
9.4.15
News

We Watched Greenpeace Park a Gigantic Polar Bear Outside Shell's London HQ This Morning

The protesters hope to remain locked up inside the double-decker bus-sized beast until Shell stops drilling in the Arctic.
Michael Segalov, Photos: Jake Lewis
9.2.15
News

What Inmates Are Saying About Colorado Shooter James Holmes Getting Life in Prison

Some prisoners serving life sentences are upset that they are effectively receiving the same punishment as a man who gunned down 12 people in a movie theater.
Robert Rosso
8.31.15
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