cocaine

Photography

Behind the Scenes with Colombia's Cocaine Farmers

Deep in the Colombian jungle, photographer Mads Nissen documented the day-to-day lives of people involved in the production and trade of coke and cannabis.
Kristian Ejlebæk Nielsen
10.29.18
Drugs

People Tell Us the Most Ridiculous Ways They've Lost Drugs

"After a night out, I went back to my parents' house in a pretty bad state. While getting my keys out, I dropped my weed on the stairs just outside the front door. My mum found it hours later."
Ana Iris Simón
10.11.18
Drugs

Hospital Data Shows How Britain's Drug Problem Is Getting Worse

Admissions for cocaine are spiralling, teens are taking sedatives in harmful doses, and more and more older people are being hospitalised after taking drugs
Mark Wilding
10.8.18
Australia Today

Twenty Kilos of Cocaine Has Been Found Floating Off a Beach

The brick of coke was discovered by kayakers, and has an estimated street value of £3.9 million.
Gavin Butler
10.2.18
Menk, by John Doran

Why Does Everything Remind Me of Taking Cocaine?

Playing a game of chess against my son, I was transported back 20 years, to a house where I'd go to score cocaine and sometimes smoke crack.
John Doran
9.24.18
Drugs

Bricks of Pure Cocaine Keep Washing Up on the Beach in Fiji

More than 100 packages have appeared throughout the Fijian islands in the past three months.
Gavin Butler
9.20.18
Drugs

A Boat Full of Cocaine Is Missing Near Australia, Waiting to Be Found

The vessel was abandoned by drug-smuggling pirates with more than $50 million worth of coke on board.
Gavin Butler
9.12.18
Drugs

The Story Of How I Finally Quit Doing Cocaine

It’s not just because I’m tired of being a bloodsucking ghoul. In 2018, blow isn’t what it used to be.
Kitty Gray
9.11.18
Drugs

This Is How Cocaine Affects Your Sperm and Your Dick

Do enough coke and it can cause priapism – a persistent, and very painful, erection.
Tom Usher
8.9.18
true crime

Miami Luxury Yacht Owner and Captain Charged in Horrific Coke-Fueled Death

According to the feds, the 91-foot "Miami Vice" was piloted by a captain who regularly did blow—and a French owner knew about it.
Francisco Alvarado
8.8.18
Drugs

George Jung, the Inspiration Behind 'Blow,' Says Prison Saved His Life

The one-time cocaine kingpin turns 76 this week.
Seth Ferranti
8.3.18
Drugs

We Embedded With Vigilante Drug Testers at the Gathering of the Juggalos

In opioid-ravaged Ohio, Bunk Police helped Insane Clown Posse fans test their drugs.
Allison Tierney
7.31.18