VICE's Max Daly Won the Orwell Prize for His Drugs Reporting
Read some of Max Daly's prize-winning work right here.
We Found Evidence of Cocaine Use in the House of Commons
Our coke swabs – which turn blue when they detect the drug – picked up traces of coke in four of the nine locations we tested.
How Previous Drug Use Can Stop You Getting Into America
After a British tourist was turned away from the US because customs officials found an old text about cocaine on her phone, we asked an expert what else might get in your way.
Dodgy Drug Charges Are Being Used to Silence Russia's Opposition
If you're a journalist or an activist in Russia, drugs can magically appear in your backpack.
Sniffer Dogs and The Dickhead Tax: The Secrets of Festival Drug Dealers
"I charge different amounts to different people. If you're a complete knob, I'll take the piss."
I Got Banned From the US When Airport Security Found My Coke Texts
Immigration officials said that they’d found a reference to cocaine on my phone and immediately put me on a flight back to the UK.
I Saw the Future of Cannabis and It’s a Wellness Dystopia
I ventured into the heart of Big Weed for a two-day cannabis expo, and found lots to be worried about.
Inside the UK's Violent Crime Capital
We spoke to journalist Mobeen Azhar about his new documentary, 'Hometown', which looks at the drugs trade in West Yorkshire.
The Inside Story of Europe's First Narco-State
A young generation of Albanians are caught between organized crime's politics, rampant unemployment, and the fast cash of Class A drugs.
The Mysterious Consequences of Repeatedly Overdosing on Opioids
Experts are concerned we'll see a rise in brain damage among people who survive multiple ODs in the age of fentanyl.
House Party Review
Fancy dress, an endless toilet queue and lots of drugs – but nothing weird.
Photos of Life in a Barcelona Drug Squat
Photographer Sasha Asensio spent time in one of the dozens of 'narcopisos' in Barcelona.