Nick Chester

Drugs

I Persuaded a Dealer to Cook and Deliver a Beef Wellington Instead of Weed

Because food goes well with weed.
Nick Chester
1.25.19
hooliganism

This Hooligan Wants to Bring British Soccer Gangs to the US

We spoke to Derek "Diablo" Alvarez, who founded the Miami Casuals and plans to turn hooliganism into a joint US-UK combat sport.
Nick Chester
1.23.19
crime

Undercover Cops Tell Us About Times Their Covers Could Have Been Blown

"Are you guys cops?" he asked. "If you are…" he added, touching my forehead with his two fingers, imitating a gun. "Pop! Pop!"
Nick Chester
11.19.18
Attraction

Blind People Tell Us How They Experience Sexual Attraction

"My brain usually makes its mind up whether or not I like a person within five seconds."
Nick Chester
10.30.18
prison

Ex-Prisoners Tell Us About Their Worst Cellmate

"I told him J.R.R. Tolkien didn't invent elves. He told me to close the door. I knew he wanted to fight."
Nick Chester
1.3.18
Hate Crime

How Governments Can Curb Anti-Sikh Discrimination

It starts with making sure efforts to stop hate crimes aren't themselves discriminatory.
Nick Chester
2.7.17
Features

How Does Caste Discrimination Affect the British Bhangra Scene?

Class division is tearing the UK's bhangra scene apart. Can music bring people back together again?
Nick Chester
1.25.17
prison

What Your First Day in Prison Is Like

We spoke to four ex-cons to find out how it feels to go from the outside to the inside.
Nick Chester
1.25.17
discrimination

Why Hasn't the UK Banned Caste Discrimination?

A survey we conducted in London found that 20 percent of people have been personally affected, so it's strange the government is still dragging its feet.
Nick Chester
1.6.17
Stuff

What It's Like to Be Albino When Everyone Thinks You're White

I'm a Muslim Brit-Pakistani, but my pale skin and hair make everyone assume I'm white European – and yes, it's weird.
Nick Chester
12.19.16
Stuff

We Asked Two Experts Just How Risky Face-Sitting and Fisting Are

The government may not be in favour of a bunch of banned acts in porn, but what are they so scared of? We dug deep to find out.
Nick Chester
12.11.16
Stuff

I Hung Out with the Neo-Nazis Who Tried to Set Up an Aryan Homeland in the UK

We caught up with Nick Ryan, a journalist who embedded with neo-Nazi group Combat 18 in the 90s and went on a magical mystery tour of fascism.
Nick Chester
11.5.16
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