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Stoners From Duterte's Philippines Share How They Get Away With It

Under President Rodrigo Duterte, the Philippine government has waged a bloody war on drugs, making it a highly dangerous place for users.
Lex Celera
11 hours ago
Weed

Silicon Valley Is Spending Millions Trying to Synthesise THC From Yeast

Startups are growing THC, CBD and "unnatural cannabinoids" from yeast. But some scientists say yeast-grown compounds will never compete with the real plant.
Troy Farah
3 days ago
Weed

Canada Made Its Legal Weed Rules Too Tough and They're Going to Pay for It

Confusing rules around social media and advertising put licensed producers at a disadvantage against US brands signing celebrities like Jay-Z.
Anne Gaviola
7.16.19
Drugs

Foreigners Reveal What Shocked Them Most About British Drug Use

"None of my friends can believe that ket is a thing that people do for fun."
Lily Carr-Gomm
7.12.19
Drugs

What It’s Like To Deal Drugs In a Country With the Harshest Penalties In the World

Thousands of Filipino citizens have been killed in President Duterte's violent war on drugs. VICE meets a local dealer to learn why anyone would run the huge risk of selling when your life is literally on the line.
Shirin Bhandari
7.8.19
Weed

I Got an MRI While Stoned to See What My Brain Looked Like

A research team at University College, London is studying the impact of cannabis on the brain. I went along and inhaled marijuana vapour for science.
Hatti Rex
7.1.19
Drugs

Turns Out Celebrities Aren't That Great at Selling Weed

Snoop Dogg, Ghostface Killah and … Martha Stewart? As the legal weed market expands, brands want famous faces to flog their products, even if they’ve never smoked a joint in their life.
Oscar Rickett
6.27.19
Drugs

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."
David Hillier
6.20.19
Opinion

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.
Jordan Foisy
6.19.19
Weed

How the 1 Percent Gets High

Wealthy stoners are skipping £600 bongs in favour of cannabis consultants and heirloom weed.
Cole Kazdin
6.2.19
Drugs

How Big US Companies Are Selling Weed Vapes in the UK

We met JJ O'Brien from vape giant PAX Labs to talk about bringing the PAX 3 to the UK, and marketing a legal product to an illegal market.
Matt Blake
5.22.19
food news

Coca-Cola Heir Billionaire Arrested for Allegedly Filling Plane with Weed Plants

'Alki' David was arrested in St. Kitts after authorities allegedly found 5,000 cannabis plants, seeds, and CBD products on his private plane.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.15.19
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