Welcome to Poole's Land, an Anarchist Commune in the Canadian Rainforest
VICE’s Manisha Krishnan traveled to a remote oceanside community where young people live in anarchy, to figure out why they decided to move there and try out the lifestyle for herself.
Mom Left Placenta In Park for Birthday 'Holistic Ritual'
A year after giving birth, a Toronto-area mother wanted to return the placenta and other things “to nature,” why she would do that in a public park is anyone’s guess.
Love, Bums, and Drum Circles: Postcards from a Modern-Day Hippie Paradise
Every year, hippies, anarchists, artists, and reincarnations of religious figures come together at the Rainbow Gathering to celebrate love and peace.
The Trippy Life of the LSD Manufacturer Who ‘Helped Create the 60s’
Augustus Owsley Stanley III was the LSD chemist and audio maestro who not only created the Grateful Dead's "Wall of Sound" and inspired the band's dancing bear iconography, but also created the drugs that sparked the "spirit of that era."