Manisha Krishnan

Manisha Krishnan is a senior writer at VICE Canada reporting on subjects such as the cannabis industry, guns, racism, and sexual violence against women. She also hosted World of VICE on VICELAND and several documentaries, including Fear and Loading: Women and Guns in America. She was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award for a weed legalization town hall she hosted featuring Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. 

Weed

I Went to a Weed Wedding Expo and Helped Stoners Plan Their Dream Wedding

Now that weed is legal in Canada, a lot of couples want it to be a part of their big day.
Manisha Krishnan
2 days ago
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Drake’s Dad Defends Jussie Smollett and R. Kelly

Why tho?
Manisha Krishnan
3.1.19
Weed

This Company Claims It’s Created the World’s First Weed Breathalyzer

Hound Labs says blood and saliva tests aren’t fair ways to detect cannabis impairment.
Manisha Krishnan
2.27.19
Weed

I Got High to See if I Could Legally Drive Under Canada’s New Impaired Driving Laws

Since legalization, the Canadian government has imposed strict THC limits for drivers, but most people don’t know what they mean.
Manisha Krishnan
2.27.19
News

Serial Killer Bruce McArthur Sentenced to Life in Prison

McArthur, who murdered eight men tied to Toronto’s gay village, will be 91 before he can apply for parole.
Manisha Krishnan
2.8.19
LGBT

Watch Ellen Page Call Out Mike Pence’s Homophobia on ‘The Late Show’

Page said the US vice president “has hurt LGBTQ people so badly” and “wishes I couldn’t be married.”
Manisha Krishnan
2.1.19
Weed

Canadians Spent More Than $1 Billion on Legal Weed in 2018, Report Says

The figure doubled from the year before.
Manisha Krishnan
1.15.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Fiji Water Model Photobombs the Shit Out of the Golden Globes

Meet Kelleth Cuthbert. She’s thirsty.
Manisha Krishnan
1.7.19
Television

Netflix's 'You' Makes Stalking Seem Pretty Charming

The new show tries its best to make the stalker sympathetic and the victim a cheating social climber.
Manisha Krishnan
1.4.19
News

Arrested Canadian Man Just Wanted to Bring Trump Whiskey, Find Wife

The Secret Service caught Yianny Georgopoulos moving a barrier outside the White House, according to media reports.
Manisha Krishnan
1.3.19
Weed

Here Is the Canadian Government’s Plan for Regulating Weed Edibles

The government wants to set a limit of 10 milligrams of THC per package.
Manisha Krishnan
12.20.18
Weed

Some Canadian Cannabis Vendors Are Selling Placebo Weed Oils, Researchers Say

Scientus Pharma claims its technology will ensure customers are getting what they pay for.
Manisha Krishnan
12.10.18
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