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How NXIVM Rippled Through Vancouver Actors’ Friend Networks

“It was like being invited to an Oscar party.”
Sarah Berman
9.12.18
Canadiana

Can Someone Lend Me $6,000 for This Beautiful Canadian Limo?

I’m starting a Patreon.
Mack Lamoureux
9.11.18
Views My Own

NXIVM, Jordan Peterson, and the Reincarnation of Ayn Rand’s Cult

Lessons from the ‘Atlas Shrugged’ author’s fanatic Objectivist collective.
Sarah Berman
9.5.18
Weed

Stories of People Getting Too Stoned on Planes

“There was a moment when I didn’t think I was going to survive.”
Anwar Ali
8.27.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This ‘Open Concept’ Home Will Cost You $4 Million in Vancouver

In case you thought the city’s housing prices had improved… nope.
Connor Garel
8.21.18
News

Photos of the BC Wildfires Causing the Worst Air Quality on Earth

Much of the province is covered in a hellish smoke that’s grounded planes and prompted health advisories.
Sarah Berman
8.20.18
Canadian Opioid Crisis

How a Sober Partying Movement Emerged From Canada's Opioid Crisis

Party4Health wants to use “partying as a positive social force.”
Allison Tierney
8.15.18
Advice

I Asked for Kissing Advice at a Makeout Party

“I just go for it, think washing machine tongue.”
Laura Bell
8.9.18
Essays

I Trolled Strangers on Craigslist and Learned About Human Connection

For the sake of art, I explored why our internet reactions don’t need truth or reality to run wild.
Cole Nowicki
7.27.18
Vice Guide to Right Now

Seth Rogen Will Be the Voice of Vancouver Transit

Vancouver is very on brand for Rogen; they are both often stoned.
Manisha Krishnan
7.26.18
Metal as hell

Meet Vancouver’s Dark Lord of Karaoke

When he stands at a microphone, Arcanabyss Brooks is beyond mortal. His fans even chant his name.
Cole Nowicki
7.4.18
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