Manisha Krishnan

Manisha Krishnan is a senior writer at VICE Canada reporting on subjects such as the cannabis industry, guns, racism, and sexual violence against women. She also hosted World of VICE on VICELAND and several documentaries, including Fear and Loading: Women and Guns in America. She was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for a weed legalization town hall she hosted featuring Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. 

Weed

I Went to a Weed Wedding Expo and Helped Stoners Plan Their Dream Wedding

Now that weed is legal, a lot of couples want it to be a part of their big day.
Manisha Krishnan
3.25.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Drake’s Dad Defends Jussie Smollett and R. Kelly

Why tho?
Manisha Krishnan
3.5.19
Weed

I Got High To See If I Could Legally Drive Under Canada’s New Impaired Driving Laws

The government has imposed strict THC limits for drivers, but most people don’t know what they mean.
Manisha Krishnan
2.28.19
Weed

This Company Claims It’s Created the World’s First Weed Breathalyser

Hound Labs says blood and saliva tests aren’t fair ways to detect cannabis impairment.
Manisha Krishnan
2.27.19
LGBT

Watch Ellen Page Call Out Mike Pence’s Homophobia on ‘The Late Show’

Page said the US vice president “has hurt LGBTQ people so badly” and “wishes I couldn’t be married.”
Manisha Krishnan
2.2.19
Weed

Canadians Spent More Than $1 Billion on Legal Weed in 2018, Report Says

The figure doubled from the year before.
Manisha Krishnan
1.15.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Canadian Water Model Photobombs the Shit Out of the Golden Globes

Meet Kelleth Cuthbert. She’s thirsty.
Manisha Krishnan
1.7.19
Television

In ‘You,’ Netflix Makes Stalking Seem Pretty Charming

The new show tries its best to make the stalker sympathetic and the victim a cheating social climber.
Manisha Krishnan
1.5.19
Weed

Canada’s New Weed Minister Is a Cop

Bill Blair, former Toronto police chief, is now officially in charge of cannabis legalisation.
Manisha Krishnan
12.6.18
vegans

There’s a Term For Hating On Vegans And It’s Vegaphobia

“Being a vegan is dope and all the haters can suck my balls.”
Manisha Krishnan
11.22.18
Views My Own

I Joined an Anarchist Commune Expecting To Hate It, But Coming Home Sucked

Somewhere between confronting my fear of shit and planting shrooms on Poole's Land, my cynicism melted.
Manisha Krishnan
11.22.18
Weed

Canada May Not Have Enough Legal Weed for a Year

Cannabis is flying off the shelves in some provinces, but there isn't enough supply to meet the high demand.
Manisha Krishnan
10.30.18
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