Toxic

News

University of Toronto Students Hold Protest After Third Reported Suicide

Students say a new mental health initiative has led to a “toxic campus environment.”
Denio Lourenco
3.19.19
friendship

People Told Us About the Moment They Realized Their Friend Was a Fake

From BFF to Bye, Felicia.
Justin Caffier
7.11.18
Premieres

Rebel Yell Cuts Through Music Industry Bullshit on “Toxic”

We're premiering a video from one of Brisbane's finest new techno exports.
Shaad D’Souza
6.20.18
dark mofo 2018

Maybe We Just Don’t Need the Church

We asked a former Catholic Priest to explain why we'd miss it.
VICE Staff
6.7.18
New music

With Almost No Fanfare, Yung Lean Released New Music Last Week

The Swedish rapper put out two EPs and a single under his jonatan leandoer127 moniker.
Lauren O'Neill
7.20.17
we saw this

I Love My Wife So We Went to See Britney Spears and the Vegas Porn Expo

I knew I was going to marry her the day she choreographed a routine to "Toxic."
Chris Nieratko
1.25.17
Travel

Even Those Trying to Save the Ganges from Sewage Insist on Bathing in It

India's Ganges River is one of the most heavily polluted bodies of water on the planet. Yet a myth endures that bathing in it, or drinking it, is completely safe.
Paul Gregoire
7.19.16
The Up Close and Personal Issue

Inside Madagascar's 'City of Flies'

About 3,000 people who live in a garbage dump on the outskirts of the country's capital, Antananarivo, are still in close proximity to the pneumonic plague that began last August.
Riccardo Bononi
5.24.16
News

Toxic Whiteness: Ivory Coast Has Banned Skin-Whitening Creams

Despite their popularity, many of these skin-whitening creams contain stuff that can kill you.
Mark Hay
5.8.15
Photo

Photographs of China's 'Cancer Villages'

"These are entire villages where every other house contains someone dying of cancer or some sort of respiratory problem," says photojournalist Souvid Datta.
Souvid Datta
1.15.15
Travel

I Used a Fake ID to Scam My Way into Britney Spears Day

When I found out that girls named Britney would get VIP access to Britney Spears Day in Las Vegas, I knew I had to get there, no matter what it took. The only problem was that my name isn't Britney.
Tess Barker
11.11.14
News

A Contaminated Lake Is Poisoning a Thai Village

The fluoride-filled water in the rural town of Ban Mae Toen has caused brain damage and deformities, including massive goiters, in many residents.
Ana Salvá
10.23.14
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