Silk Road

tech-power

Silk Road 2.0 Admin May Only Be Prosecuted For Tax Crimes After Cooperating with Feds

While others associated with Silk Road and Silk Road 2.0 didn't cooperate with authorities and have gotten serious jail time, Blake Benthall may get off without being prosecuted for drug crimes.
Joseph Cox
5.30.19
Drugs

How it Feels to Discover Your Son Was the Secret Founder of Silk Road

Ross Ulbricht is serving a life sentence for creating the world's first online drug marketplace. We spoke to his mum Lyn about their journey.
Samantha Elliott
3.25.19
the dark web

Drugs, Death and the Dark Web – Watch Our Silk Road Documentary

VICE Labs' first terrestrial TV production aired last night on BBC Four.
VICE Staff
8.21.17
fruit

Melons Are Uzbekistan's Favourite Road Trip Snack

Across the Central Asian nation, melons are stacked high by the roadside in amber, mustard yellow, and bright green. The ideal food when driving in desert heat.
Eleanor Ross
1.9.17
Drugs

From the Mountains to the Mailbox: I Spent a Weekend with a Deep Web Drug Dealer

And watched firsthand how an online drug empire is run.
Jake Hanrahan
1.3.17
edibles

Meet the Pensioner Who Sells Magic Mushroom Chocolates on the Darknet

“We only started selling on the Darknet markets to help supplement our pensions.”
Ian Jones
11.28.16
tech

The Dark Web’s Largest Acid Dealer Is Running an Art Competition

The winner has the chance to get 10,000 tabs of acid. Seems legit.
Eileen Ormsby
11.18.16
Stuff

What Happens if You're Caught Getting Drugs in the Mail?

Surely you get arrested right? We asked some experts as well as the former Australian moderator for the forum on Silk Road.
Nick Jarvis
8.2.16
thump news

New Report Finds Drugs Bought On the Dark Net Have Higher Levels of Purity

It may seem like a no-brainer, but the rationale behind the finding is significantly more complex.
Gigen Mammoser
2.15.16
Stuff

In 2015, It's This Easy to Start Your Own Lucrative Student Drug Ring

Not saying it's a good idea, but last week a bunch of fuzzy-faced undergraduates in Leeds proved that anybody can become a drug lord these days.
Max Daly
8.24.15
News

This New Survey Reveals Exactly How the World Buys Drugs Online

The Global Drug Survey 2015 has questioned more than 100,000 people about their experience when it comes to buying drugs.
Thijs Roes
6.8.15
News

The Hangover News

This weekend, the creator of the online drugs marketplace Silk Road was sentenced to life in jail, and a guy from 'Dirty Sanchez' apologised after getting shitfaced on a plane and pissing on Dolph Lundgren.
Mac Hackett
6.1.15
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