How I Infiltrated a Chinese Drug Lab

For his new book investigating the powerful opioid fentanyl, journalist Ben Westhoff explains how he found himself inside a synthetic drug lab on the outskirts of Shanghai.

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There Are No 'Hidden Dangers' to Weed Legalisation

It's inaccurate to say that we're not concerned enough about the health impact of legal weed.

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Seth Rogen Is Actually Doing Something About the War on Drugs

Rogen may be another white guy profiting off legal weed, but he tells VICE there's "no way" he can ignore prohibition's racist past.

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

Surprise, surprise!

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Why Weed Is Good | Let Lee Explain

Weed has been a controversial topic in America since the Reefer Madness days thanks to fear mongering and propaganda. Lee explains why you shouldn’t believe it.

I Spoke With Animals Through Pet Psychics

Taji discusses trending topics with animal mediums.

The Gadget That Measures How Strong Your Weed Smells

Talking with the proprietors of the Nasal Ranger- a device used in odor regulation in dealing with weed.

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A drugs harm reduction campaign by VICE, in collaboration with The Loop and the Royal Society for Public Health.

The Government Is Ignoring the UK's Drug Crisis

Once again, drug deaths are at their highest rate since records began.

Will Smoking Weed Affect My Anxiety?

The stronger the cannabis you're smoking, the more likely you are to experience adverse side effects.

Will MDMA Show Up On a Drug Test?

Depends on the time, depends on the test and depends on your trickery.

Seth Rogen Is Actually Doing Something About the War on Drugs

Rogen may be another white guy profiting off legal weed, but he tells VICE there's "no way" he can ignore prohibition's racist past.

Keane's Hit 'Somewhere Only We Know' Is Apparently About Smoking Weed

The band admits that the weepy song is actually about dank nugs in a new interview with 'The Guardian'.

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These Two People Can Now Legally Use Cocaine in Mexico

A Mexican judge ruled that private use of cocaine "doesn't put one's health at great risk".

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.

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The Highs and Lows of Being a Student Drug Dealer

I made thousands selling drugs to students – but I wouldn't go back.

Africa Is Going Through an Opioid Crisis, But It's Not What You Think

Labourers are taking counterfeit pills in order to work longer hours.

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Socially Anxious People Are Taking MDMA and Other Psychedelics to Cope

Scientists say that combined with therapy, these drugs could be a promising treatment option.

If Everyone Tripped on Psychedelics, We’d Do More About Climate Change

Scientists are looking into what psychedelics do to inspire people to act pro-environmentally.

The Movement to Make Shrooms Legal Is Gaining Momentum

Denver just decriminalised the drug, and Oakland could be next.

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How Male Rape Survivors Grapple with Their Masculinity

From beefing up in the gym to pummeling drink and drugs, male-on-male assault creates specific ripple effects.

How Getting Sober Finally Made Me Cool

I worried that my decision to stop drinking meant trading in my identity as a Fun Person to become a bummer. Instead, my world got bigger.

Foreigners Reveal What Shocked Them About British University

"Local students here can really party. They're very resilient."

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