13 reasons why

mind

Is '13 Reasons Why' Really as Dangerous as People Say? It's Complicated

Two recent studies suggest the Netflix show can be both harmful and beneficial when it comes to suicide risk.
Kasandra Brabaw
5.3.19
Health

Netflix's New Show 'Chambers' Will Scare Off Organ Donors

"Make no mistake: this show will cost some people their lives."
Kyle O'Tain
5.3.19
News

How Hazing Escalates to Sexual Assault

An alleged sexual assault with a broomstick at St. Michael’s College School in Toronto has raised concerns about the prevalence of hazing.
Manisha Krishnan
11.28.18
tv

The Grim Portrait of a School Shooter in ‘13 Reasons Why’

Netflix’s controversial high school drama is back with another harmful plotline.
Connor Garel
6.7.18
Culture

What ‘13 Reasons Why’ Gets Right About Heroin Addiction

Based on my experience as a former heroin user, and as a journalist covering addiction, the show’s depiction is refreshingly authentic.
Zachary Siegel
5.21.18
addiction

This Actor Prepped to Play a Teen Addicted to Heroin in '13 Reasons Why'

Warning: Spoilers ahead.
Jesse Hicks
5.18.18
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VICE Staff
8.1.17
mental health

Google Searches About Suicide Increased After Netflix’s ‘13 Reasons Why’

Many mental health experts worried the show glamorized suicide.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.31.17
mental health

TV's obsession with suicide can do real harm

Simply prompting conversations about suicide is no longer enough to forgive problematic portrayals that can do real harm to those at risk.
Oriana Schwindt
6.5.17
Op-Eds

The Only Really Good Thing About ‘13 Reasons Why’ Is Its Soundtrack

With a stylish mix of 80s classics, post punk and modern indie, the Netflix show's music far surpasses the series itself.
Daisy Jones
5.15.17
mental health

Where Mr. Porter Went Wrong in '13 Reasons Why'

We asked real high school psychologists to weigh in.
Austin Williams
4.27.17
tv

New Zealand Bans Teens from Watching '13 Reasons Why' Without a Parent

The country's Office of Film and Literature Classification issued a new rating, RP-18, specifically for the show.
Kimberly Lawson
4.27.17