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Australia Today

Thieves Spent Hours Harvesting $15,000 of Garlic in Weird Farm Heist

This has never happened in Australia before.
Gavin Butler
12.10.18
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
Canada

‘Island of Death’: BC’s Forgotten Racist Leper Colony

“It's almost like a person's worst nightmare really—just to be left to die.”
Mack Lamoureux
3.22.18
Missing persons

A Young Woman Was Last Seen by Police, Then Never Again

Thousands of women have been reported missing in British Columbia. Emma Fillipoff’s mysterious disappearance shows why it’s so hard to find someone.
Tyler Hooper
11.27.17
Canada

Here Are the Best and Worst Cities to Be a Woman in Canada

Hmm, guess Windsor really is the “earth’s rectum.”
Allison Tierney
10.17.17
News

Comedy Show Charges White Men More, So Internet Loses It

“We didn’t expect people to have quite this reaction to it.”
Allison Tierney
9.20.17
Australiana

The Unexpected Zen Of Doing a Really Sick Burnout

VICE travels to East Gippsland to revel in the beauty and sportsmanship of community burnout comps.
Katherine Gillespie
7.19.17
News

Looks Like Christy Clark Won’t Stay Premier of BC After All

Green and NDP leaders just announced a collaboration deal that will likely unseat the longtime premier.
Sarah Berman
5.29.17
LGBTQ

I Lost Six Years of My Life to Gay Conversion Therapy

An excerpt from Peter Gajdic’s new memoir, ‘An Inheritance of Shame.’
Peter Gajdics
5.17.17
Legal Weed in Australia

It’s About to Get Way Easier to Buy Medicinal Cannabis in Australia

With locally grown weed now staying in the country, and imports legalised, we should have a surplus within eight weeks.
Katherine Gillespie
2.22.17
News

Christmas' Hottest Toy Is Telling Some Kids to ‘Fuck Me’

For one Victoria couple the toy they got their six-year-old son for Christmas immediately started channeling Linda Blair in The Exorcist.
Mack Lamoureux
12.28.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

Cocaine Is Detected in Almost Half of BC Fentanyl Overdose Deaths

Fentanyl related deaths have increased 222 percent in 2016.
Sarah Berman
9.21.16
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