Nova Scotia

Criminal Justice

I Won't Forget the Inmate Who Died After Canada’s Prison Strike

As someone who did not receive adequate medical treatment on the inside, I realize it could have been me.
Ryan Beardy
8 hours ago
News

Lottery Winnings Are Tearing This Nova Scotia Family Apart

Turns out this aunt really did sue her nephew.
Allison Tierney
8.28.18
crime

RCMP Blames Hip, New Show 'Sons of Anarchy' For Outlaw Biker Resurgence

We have five questions for our beloved national police force about this.
Mack Lamoureux
7.17.18
News

Watch This Awkward As Hell Family Feud Erupt Over Lottery Win

A $1.2-million Chase the Ace win in Nova Scotia took a dark turn.
Allison Tierney
7.13.18
Cannabis

Nova Scotia Is Getting Stoned More Than Any Other Province

Not the home of the ‘Trailer Park Boys’!
Allison Tierney
4.30.18
FOOD

This Indigenous Scholar Says Veganism Is More Than a Lifestyle for White People

Dalhousie professor Margaret Robinson is living proof that Indigenous culture and veganism share some common ground.
April Johnson
3.27.18
News

Canada Honours Civil Rights Icon Viola Desmond by Putting Her On the $10 Bill

Desmond is the first black person and the first non-royal woman on regular Canadian bank notes.
Allison Tierney
3.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Nova Scotia Funeral Home Cremated the Wrong Body

The funeral home apparently showed the family two wrong bodies before admitting their mistake.
Mack Lamoureux
1.17.18
strip clubs

Nova Scotia’s Last Strip Club Has Closed

Owners once claimed to be recession-proof, but Ralph's dancers hustled for tips in a fading industry.
Katie Toth
1.15.18
Views My Own

Why Trudeau Should Stop the Deportation of Abdoul Kadir Abdi

Abdi’s story is a Canadian one, shaped by compounding government failures.
Melayna Williams
1.12.18
travel

We Asked People for Their Wildest Hitchhiking Stories

Sticking your thumb out is the original IRL Chatroulette.
Sarah Berman
12.7.17
dangerous jobs

Harrowing Stories From Working on the Sea

Fishing remains one of the most dangerous jobs in Canada. We talked to captains about their most hazardous experiences.
Quentin Casey
11.13.17