VICE Colombia

Weed

This Is How Much Weed Costs in 120 Cities Across the World

We built a map with data from the 2018 Cannabis Price Index, a study that condenses data collected by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and other research.
VICE Colombia
2.16.18
Drugs

Cocaine Farmers Are Hunting for an Alternative

Colombian communities that have long depended on coca plants for income are on their own in the era of peace between the government and Marxist guerrillas.
Andrés Bermúdez Liévano
11.8.17
COLOMBIA

Inside the Culture of Sexual Abuse at Colleges Across Colombia

A three-month investigation by VICE Colombia revealed glaring patterns in how sexual harassment and assault are addressed at colleges in the country.
Camilo Jiménez Santofimio
Tania Tapia Jáuregui
10.20.17
LGBTQ

What It's Like to Transition in Different Parts of the World

From Canada, to Serbia and all the way to Australia – eight individuals talk about coming out as transgender in their respective countries.
VICE Staff
7.13.17
Stuff

The Colombian Lawyer Who Became the Face of Colorado’s Weed Industry

Norton Arbeláez turned $800 into one of the state's largest medical marijuana companies.
Juan Camilo Maldonado Tovar
5.2.16
Stuff

Taking the 'Smart Drug' Modafinil Made Me Love Work but Hate People

In the rat race that is modern day life, it's sort of the only drug that makes sense. How awful is that?
Sebastián Serrano
10.7.15
Drugs

Photographing Cocaine's Journey from the Fields to Nostrils Around the World

Carlos Villalón's upcoming book, Coca: The Lost War, follows the coca plant from the fields of Colombia to the murders of Mexico.
Carlos Villalón
9.18.15
NSFW

Check Out This Guy's Sexy Psychedelic GIFs

A couple of weeks ago, Jean Francois Painchaud was just another Canadian animator – working for the PBS kids show Wild Kratts by day, making sexually explicit GIFs by night.
VICE Staff
7.31.15
Stuff

LSD: The Psychotropic Collection of Julio Mario Santo Domingo Jr.

A look at the man behind the world's largest collection of drug-related literature and paraphernalia.
Juan Pablo Gallón
5.6.15