British Columbia

The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Most Dangerous Places in Canada Are in the West

Alberta towns claimed seven of the top ten fastest-rising crime stats, according to Maclean’s annual rankings.
Mack Lamoureux
11.5.18
sexual assault

This Canadian Author Is Suing His Sexual Assault Accuser

A legal fund for defendants named in Steven Galloway’s defamation suit has raised more than $55,000.
Sarah Berman
11.2.18
Views My Own

Western Canada Is Still Struggling to Replace Cancelled Greyhound Service

Here’s what that means for remote First Nations communities who rely on buses for medical travel.
Emily Riddle
11.1.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch this Terrifying Video of a Grizzly Charging a BC Man and his Dog

Warning: Some of you, especially city folk, will find this video disturbing.
Mack Lamoureux
10.25.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Two People Facing Charges After Hand-Feeding Bears Timbits and Hot Dogs

DON’T 👏 HAND-FEED 👏 BEARS 👏
Mack Lamoureux
10.18.18
University

All the Canadian School Programs You Can Take Instead of Business

From making cabinets to just reading books that are good, you can pay for it all because capitalism.
Sierra Bein
9.25.18
Sex

Sex Workers Want Bill C-36 Gone, But Are the Liberals Listening?

After a date gone wrong, one sex worker is organizing her colleagues in hopes the government may change the controversial law.
Stephen Maher
9.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

BC Government Tells Sasquatch Hunter to Stick to Hunting Sasquatches

"If I’m right, this is the discovery of the millennium and it’s not wasting anybody’s time.”
Mack Lamoureux
8.15.18
Drugs

Former BC Health Minister Warns Ontario a New Opioid Disaster Is Coming

Something worse than fentanyl is making its way east, Terry Lake says.
Travis Lupick
7.30.18
True North Crime

The BC Sex Scandal Between a Juror and Accused Murderer

Twenty years ago, Gillian Guess went from serving on a jury to appearing in front of one.
Meredyth Cole
7.20.18
Canadian Opioid Crisis

Drug Users Want to Lead Victoria’s Opioid Crisis Battle

Give us more money, say peer-run harm reduction groups like SOLID.
Tyler Hooper
6.25.18
travel

A Single Woman’s Guide to Making Friends in a Hostel

Do: give that party hostel a chance. Don’t: worry about being slut shamed.
Mica Lemiski
6.25.18