High Wire

The Radical New Fentanyl Trend That Could Save Lives and Screw Dealers

One $5 or $10 fatal dose could become dozens or even hundreds of nonfatal highs.
Maia Szalavitz
11 hours ago
Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

"Chapo": Listen to the real story behind the rise — and trial — of a kingpin

Listen to all the “Chapo: Kingpin on Trial” podcast episodes here.
Keegan Hamilton
12 hours ago

Gritty Photos of the Highs and Lows of Mexico City's Underground Nightlife

"My most creative and calm moments happen at night while the fucking bureaucrats sleep."
Miss Rosen
15 hours ago
Australia Today

Perth Zoo Is Rolling Out Drug Tests to Stop Staff From Getting High

A survey found that nearly one in five employees at the zoo had witnessed illicit drug use while at work.
Gavin Butler
2 days ago

Undercover Cops Tells Us About Times Their Covers Could Have Been Blown

"Are you guys cops?" he asked. "If you are…" he added, touching my forehead with his two fingers, imitating a gun. "Pop! Pop!"
Nick Chester
2 days ago
Australia Today

Take Part in the World's Biggest Global Drug Survey

The anonymous questionnaire wants to know all about your drug-taking habits over the past 12 months.
Gavin Butler
2 days ago
Drug Laws

I Tried to Reform Samoa’s Drug Laws But Nobody Would Listen

A weed-growing paradise + a weed-loving population = a Prime Minister who says legalising weed is no different than legalising murder.
Darius Shahtahmasebi
2 days ago

Take Part in the World's Biggest Anonymous Drugs Survey

The Global Drug Survey wants to understand how the world takes drugs, and help them do so in the safest way possible.
VICE Staff
5 days ago
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin

Life After Heroin Is Beautiful and Boring

One of the hardest lessons around being sober is learning to appreciate the ordinary, the mundane, the normal.
Hannah Brooks

'Pink Sunshine,' Today's Comic by Reginald Pean

Pink Panther, the Devil, and death all taking acid together in this trippy comic.
Reginald Pean

Competitive Psychedelic Users Are Chasing 'Ego Death' and Losing Their Sense of Self

More and more psychonauts are looking for the ultimate high, but some are ruining their minds in the process.
James Nolan

Will Trump's Wall Help Keep American Weed Out of Mexico?

Since the advent of legal weed, traffic across the US-Mexico border is no longer one-way.
Deborah Bonello