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Canadian Opioid Crisis
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
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
Photos
Photos

‘Payback’s a Bitch’: Photos of BC Protesting Trudeau’s Pipeline Buyout

Most of the province’s outrage following the Trans Mountain deal is focusing squarely on Justin Trudeau.
Jackson Weaver
6.4.18
crime
crime

Surrey Creep Catcher Sentenced to Probation for Assaulting People During Stings

“Somebody is going to jail today whether it's this fucking goof or me,” Ryan Laforge said in one of the livestreamed incidents.
Manisha Krishnan
5.28.18
News
News

These BC Liberal Politicians Attended an Anti-Abortion Rally

MLAs Rich Coleman and Laurie Throness made an appearance at a pro-life event on the steps of the BC legislature Thursday.
Sarah Berman
5.11.18
Books
Books

This Vancouver Real Estate Crime Novel Was Supposed to Be Fiction

The property tycoons and gangs in Charlie Demers’ new book are a little too real, so we asked him about researching the city’s housing and drug markets.
Asher Penn
5.7.18
Cool Job!
Cool Job!

Meet the Paramedics in Helicopters Saving BC’s Resource Workers

Remote northern worksites will get more than the basic first aid starting in June 2018.
Michelle Gamage
5.3.18
environment
environment

For a Divided Community, the Kinder Morgan Pipeline Controversy Is Personal

Protesters and First Nations say they are set to “ramp it up,” increasing tensions.
Lori Fox
4.30.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Parents May Face Charges After Livestreaming Attack on Alleged Pedophile

"We fucking tackled him and zap strapped him and called the police.”
Mack Lamoureux
4.17.18
News
News

Why Kinder Morgan Is Pausing ‘Non-Essential’ Trans Mountain Pipeline Spending

The Texas oil giant is looking to the feds to fix its BC opposition problem.
Sarah Berman
4.9.18
News
News

Why Nearly 100 Pipeline Protesters Have Been Arrested This Week

Construction on Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain expansion has been ongoing for months, but this weekend will likely mark the biggest showdown yet.
Sarah Berman
3.23.18
Canada
Canada

‘Island of Death’: BC’s Forgotten Racist Leper Colony

“It's almost like a person's worst nightmare really—just to be left to die.”
Mack Lamoureux
3.22.18