black market

Weed

Here’s What Happens to Canada's Black Market Now Weed Is Legal

We spoke to dealers, cannabis farmers and edible bakers about their plans post-legalisation.
Manisha Krishnan
10.18.18
Munchies

The Avocado Black Market Is So Bad in New Zealand That There Are Waiting Lists to Buy Trees

Earlier this year, the price of a single avocado in New Zealand peaked at NZ$7, or about £3.61.
Lauren Rothman
8.15.18
video

The Illegal Big Cats of Instagram

VICE investigates the Middle East's flourishing trade in animal trafficking and how it impacts the depleting wildcat populations of Central and East Africa.
VICE Staff
9.15.17
Drugs

Meet the 17-Year-Old Getting Rich Dealing Snus Illegally

In Finland, the black market for Swedish tobacco is worth almost £45 million a year. With the support of his parents, Niklas is cashing in too.
Sara Silvennoinen
6.16.17
vice meets

Michael K. Williams on His Role in Sundance's 'Hap and Leonard'

Williams will co-star in 'Hap and Leonard: Mucho Mojo' – part murder mystery, part dark comedy – with longtime buddy James Purefoy.
VICE Staff
3.14.17
experiments

I Drank Breast Milk Every Day for a Week

It didn't feel right to steal from a baby.
Sabina Urraca
1.12.17
Stuff

How 40 Percent of Australia’s Stolen Cars End Up Overseas

Australia's contribution to the global black market is cheap, dirty, and surprisingly open to anyone. I discovered this by trying to sell a "stolen" car.
Alex Stanhope
11.18.16
Vice Blog

My Experience as an Undercover Sugar Baby

The host of the most recent episode of Black Market: Dispatches discusses her experience going undercover in the sugar baby industry.
Tania Rashid
10.3.16
Stuff

Here Are the New Shows You Can Watch on VICELAND Tonight

Two episodes of 'Black Market' with Michael K Williams, and a trip to Compton with Kendrick Lamar.
VICE Staff
9.22.16
VICELAND UK Census

We Asked an Expert How to Spot the Most Popular Counterfeit Items in the UK

For a start: fake cigarettes might have chunks of plastic in them, and counterfeit airbags are more likely to explode and kill you than the car crash itself.
Biju Belinky
9.22.16
Stuff

We Launched a VICE TV Channel!

Here's how you can watch it and what it actually is.
VICE Staff
9.21.16
Stuff

We Launched a TV Channel in the UK Today

Go and watch it right now! It's on Sky, channel 153!
VICE Staff
9.19.16
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