British Columbia

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch this Terrifying Video of a Grizzly Charging a Man and his Dog

Warning: Some of you, especially city folk, will find this video disturbing.
Mack Lamoureux
10.25.18
True North Crime

The Canadian Sex Scandal Between a Juror and an Accused Murderer

Twenty years ago, Gillian Guess went from serving on a jury to appearing in front of one.
Meredyth Cole
7.20.18
travel

A Single Woman’s Guide to Making Friends in a Hostel

Give that party hostel a chance, but don’t worry about being slut-shamed.
Mica Lemiski
6.25.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Parents May Face Charges After Livestreaming Attack on Alleged Pedophile

"We fucking tackled him and zap strapped him and called the police.”
Mack Lamoureux
4.17.18
Sex

Many Teen Girls Don’t Know They Can Get an STI from Other Girls

A new University of British Columbia study looks at high schoolers’ understanding of safe lesbian sex.
Sarah Berman
1.11.18
Science

This Neuroscientist Wants Researchers to Study More Female Brains

Most non-human test subjects are male. Aarthi Gobinath wants to change that.
Michael Ruffolo
12.8.17
travel

We Asked People for Their Wildest Hitchhiking Stories

"Apparently I blacked out with my knife in my hand, and my friends kept hitting me. We all had the same fear of death."
Sarah Berman
12.8.17
Drugs

Criminalization Makes It Harder to Study Ayahuasca, Scientists Say

It's an impediment to medical research on ayahuasca's potential to treat mental health disorders.
Victoria Chan
11.24.17
Photography

Photos of a Half-Century of Vancouver's Roughest Riots

A new photo book looks at the city’s history of protesting racism, communism, animal captivity, food prices, and Game 7.
Charlie Demers
9.20.17
housing

Residents of This Floating House Built from Dump Scraps Are Fighting Eviction

Neighbors have told them they’ll surely die in a winter storm.
Sarah Berman
9.11.17
crime

The Unforgettable Story of a Teen Murdered by Her Peers

Twenty years after Reena Virk’s horrific death, the reporter who knew the teenage girls involved goes deep on a crime that shocked the world.
Rebecca Godfrey
7.27.17
Stuff

Why a Former Top Indigenous Leader Is Starting Weed Grow-ops on Canadian Reserves

Ex-Assembly of First Nations national chief Phil Fontaine wants to help remote communities cash in on a growing green-ish industry.
Cara McKenna
4.9.17