Max Daly

Cocaïne

Inside the Drug Rehab for the World's Super-Rich

Paracelsus Recovery is the most exclusive rehab in the world, attracting A-listers, royalty and people worth more money than entire countries.
Max Daly
12.5.19
Drugs

In the 2010s, Getting High Became Even More Profitable and Terrifying

At the beginning of the decade, the online drug trade opened its floodgates. At the end, US cities started decriminalising magic mushrooms. This is how the last ten years turned the illegal drug industry upside down.
Max Daly
11.27.19
Cannabis

A Top Medical Journal Is Coming Out Hard Against Criminalising Drug Users

A special drugs issue of 'The Lancet' says doctors need to protect drug users from politicians who take a punitive approach.
Max Daly
10.24.19
drug features

The UK's New Drug Stats Tell Us What We Already Knew

Surprise, surprise!
Max Daly
9.19.19
Drugs

It’s Official: VICE's Reporting Makes Readers Take Drugs More Safely

A study found that a VICE headline about fake MDMA encouraged people to test their drugs.
Max Daly
9.16.19
The Borders Issue 2019

Synthetic Drugs Will Change the Global Drug Trade Forever

Drug traffickers thrive on their ability to penetrate national borders, but a new era of toxic, man-made highs could dissolve those boundaries and transform the global drug trade.
Max Daly
8.19.19
Drugs

Exclusive NYPD Data Reveals Just How Often Fentanyl Is in US Cocaine

Big claims have been made about the infiltration of fentanyl into America's cocaine supply. So we got some hard data.
Max Daly
7.31.19
Drugs

The Fascinating History of Mescaline, the OG Psychedelic

We spoke to writer Mike Jay about the drug's journey from prehistoric caves, through Aztecs, Mormons, Beat poets, Jean-Paul Sartre and a British MP.
Max Daly
5.15.19
Drugs

The Truth About Drug Dealers Lacing Cocaine with Fentanyl

Authorities have spoken out about the threat of fentanyl in recreational drugs, but there's reason to believe their claims are overblown.
Max Daly
4.5.19

Hey, You Around? A Weed and Pills Dealer Talks About His Game Plan

"I do have other aspirations but when people see you a certain way, it’s hard to shake that reputation."
Max Daly
3.26.19
Drugs

Why Europe Has Dodged America's Fentanyl Crisis

Europe's most lucrative heroin markets seem ripe for a fentanyl takeover. But why the no-show?
Max Daly
2.7.19
Drugs

Uncovering the Golden Age of Britain’s Drug Smuggling Trade

A new book lifts the lid on past smugglers, corrupt cops and undercover hard men – and says the game is almost up for authorities now.
Max Daly
1.18.19
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