The Rise and Fall of 'Red Mitsubishis': the Pill That Terrified Australia
In the 90s they were the pinger of choice. By the early-2000s they'd become public enemy number one.
We Asked Drug Dealers How They've Been Affected by Festival Deaths
"I'm definitely seeing more caution and questions being asked. Buyers now want to see the product beforehand and know how other people have reacted."
Thousands of Free Pill Testing Kits Will Be Available at Music Festivals This Summer
It's hoped they'll help young people party more safely, but advocates say it's only the beginning.
VICE UK Podcast
Will We Ever Be Able to Take Drugs Safely?
In this week's VICE podcast, we talk about "harm reduction", the movement to make drug use as safe and fun as it can be.
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis
Canadian Music Festivals Still Can’t Test Pills for Fentanyl
In BC, where overdose deaths are up 74 percent, several festivals offer free drug testing – but fentanyl testing equipment's not ready yet.
EDM's Most Powerful Man, Pasquale Rotella, Got Grilled on His Reddit AMA
On the eve of Electric Daisy Carnival, Reddit demanded that the dance music titan address the relationship between EDM and drug culture.