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Why I'm Still Smoking Synnies, 20 Deaths Later

A synthetics addict on smoking on the streets, seizures, and what the high really feels like.
Anonymous
6 hours ago
synthetic drugs
synthetic drugs

How New Zealand Laws Contributed To a Synthetic Drug Crisis

Good legislation gone bad.
James Borrowdale
a day ago
crime
crime

Inside the Repulsive World of 'Hurtcore', the Worst Crimes Imaginable

Today, Matthew Falder – Cambridge academic and producer of "hurtcore" materials – was jailed for 32 years.
Max Daly
2 days ago
Drugs
Drugs

The Salon Owner Who Lived a Double Life as a Cocaine Boss

The story of Leanne Duffin, who used her beauty salon to mask a lucrative coke and weed dealing ring.
Emily Goddard
2 days ago
synthetic drugs
synthetic drugs

"Harder Than Heroin": Synthetic Cannabinoids in New Zealand

As Kiwis continue to die, addicts like Tammara struggle to access the help they need.
James Borrowdale
2 days ago
synthetic drugs
synthetic drugs

WATCH: 'Syn City', New Zealand's Deadly Synthetic Drugs Epidemic​

Inside the lives of West Aucklanders affected by the addictive and dangerous synthetic cannabinoid drug known as synnies.
VICE Staff
2 days ago
Views My Own
Views My Own

My Difficulty With Chinese New Year as a Chinese-New Zealander

“In my mind Asianness has never occupied a space of celebration—at best, it was a space of ridicule; at worst, outright hatred.”
Julie Zhu
2.16.18
Entrevista
Entrevista

Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask an Asexual Person

"I've even been told that the reason I don't have sex is because nobody wants to sleep with me."
Ana Iris Simón
2.14.18
Native American
Native American

Inside the Native American Foster Care Crisis Tearing Families Apart

A shortage of Native foster families has led to pain, lawsuits, and echoes of a painful history.
Debra Utacia Krol
2.8.18
Waitangi Day 2018
Waitangi Day 2018

Te Waka Haunui, He Mātauranga Māori

Talking in te reo Māori and English with two young crew of an ocean-going waka navigating into the future using traditional knowledge.
Anahera Parata
2.5.18
Waitangi Day 2018
Waitangi Day 2018

Four New Zealand Artists On Confronting Colonialism

"For me, neo-colonisation is an unseen process that cloaks our bodies and minds every single day."
Aimée Ralfini
2.5.18
Waitangi Day 2018
Waitangi Day 2018

Ranking Politicians' Clumsiest Attempts To Weigh In On Māori Affairs

"Once were Warriors. Once were British."
Branko Marcetic
2.5.18