Julie Schwietert Collazo

Weed

This Is How Much Weed Costs in 120 Cities Across the World

We built a map with data from the 2018 Cannabis Price Index, a study that condenses data collected by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and other research.
VICE Colombia
2.16.18
Semana de la Cumbia

In Monterrey, Life Moves to the Rhythm of Cumbia

A chronicle about street musicians in the Mexican city where the genre has most deeply taken root.
Javier Ibarra
1.12.18
Drugs

Cocaine Farmers Are Hunting for an Alternative

Colombian communities that have long depended on coca plants for income are on their own in the era of peace between the government and Marxist guerrillas.
Andrés Bermúdez Liévano
11.8.17
Interviews

"What Happens in Radiohead Is Sometimes Inexplicable": An Interview with Philip Selway

We talked to the drummer of the legendary British band about his solo work and his new album.
Juan Sebastián Barriga Ossa
10.31.17
mexico

How to Pick Mushrooms That Won't Kill You or Leave You Stoned

Nature is generous, but it's also bestowed some mushrooms with toxic properties to keep predators away. If you eat the wrong mushroom, you die.
Pablo Mata Olay
10.26.17
mexico city

The MUNCHIES Guide to Late Night Eating in Mexico City

The city's best dishes to fend off an impending hangover.
Memo Bautista
10.24.17
COLOMBIA

Inside the Culture of Sexual Abuse at Colleges Across Colombia

A three-month investigation by VICE Colombia revealed glaring patterns in how sexual harassment and assault are addressed at colleges in the country.
Camilo Jiménez Santofimio
Tania Tapia Jáuregui
10.20.17
mexico

Meet Marven, Mexico City's 'Basket Taco Lady'

Marven, who belongs to Mexico's third gender, chats with us about tacos, Oaxaca, and the power of mezcal.
Pável Gaona
10.19.17
Interview

"Who Cares If Rock Is No Longer What It Was?" An Interview with Julian Casablancas

Just before of The Voidz's South American tour, we talked with the rockstar who, scattered as always, philosophised quite a bit.
Juan Pablo López M.
10.19.17
Tacos

How to Treat Your Taco Guy, According to a Taco Guy

"Don't show up drunk and fuck with us."
Diego Urdaneta
10.3.17
mexico

Meet the Man Bringing Russian Cuisine to Mexico

Pollo a la Kiev and Oaxaca cheese pirozhki are just the start.
Fernanda Ballesteros
9.8.17
oysters

This Baja Oyster Expert is Revolutionising Oyster Farming

"Oysters are magic."
Memo Bautista
8.21.17
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