Amber Roberts

Stuff

Porn Stars Tell Us How They Get Around Social Media Nudity Rules

Porn age restrictions are meant to be on their way to the UK, but they'll have to contend with social media platforms that let X-rated network slip through filters anyway.
Amber Roberts
7.17.16
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We Asked a Philosopher Whether It’s OK to Take Drugs

What would John Stewart Mill say about weed? Are psychedelics OK if they expand your mind? And are drugs morally a bad thing? We asked an expert.
Amber Roberts
1.27.16
Stuff

Dispelling the Myths Around Trans People Detransitioning

A number of stories in the press have appeared alleging that trans people are seeking to reverse their gender reassignment. But are they? And if so, what are the real reasons behind their decisions?
Amber Roberts
11.17.15
Stuff

Getting to Grips with Dokha, the Super-Strength Tobacco Popular with Britain's Ex-Pat Students

One bowl of dokha is like five or six cigarettes in one hit. The sensation feels a bit like laughing gas, but you cough and splutter a whole load more.
Amber Roberts
10.28.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Pornhub Are Now Offering College Scholarships

Because Pornhub cares.
Amber Roberts
9.4.15
Stuff

The Future of British Wanking: Imagining a World Beyond the Tory Porn Ban

The British government is talking about blocking free porn. But how will this affect the quality and cost of porn? Is the future a utopia or dystopia for the wankers of the UK?
Amber Roberts
8.27.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Scottish People Are Getting Too Fat to Be Cremated

The National Association of Funeral Directors has warned that their coffins are just too big for the furnace doors.
Amber Roberts
8.17.15
Stuff

Here's Why Skin Conditions Need To Be Taken More Seriously

Stigmatised and under-prioritised by doctors, skin conditions can really fuck with your head as well as your body.
Amber Roberts
8.14.15
Photo

Gordon Holden Photographs Life's Serendipities

Why did you take a photos of spillages on the floor? "Because you know, life's messy."
Amber Roberts
8.13.15
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bad Pills Warning After a British Teen Dies at a Music Festival

Eighteen-year-old Christian Pay died at Kendal Calling after taking a pill.
Amber Roberts
8.3.15
News

We Asked an Expert How to Solve the Calais Migrant Crisis

He told us that letting all the migrants in Calais into the UK would be no big deal, and that sending in the army would be "deeply shameful".
Amber Roberts
8.3.15
Film

'52 Tuesdays’ Is a Clever and Sensitive Look at Transgender Parenthood

We talked to director Sophie Hyde about her new film, which was shot only on Tuesdays, every Tuesday, for one whole year.
Amber Roberts
8.3.15
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