CANADIAN CANNABIS

Stuff

This Is What Happened When I Ate a Mega-Dosed $500 Weed Sundae

Our resident cannabis correspondent Damian Abraham feasted on weed edibles to see if the fear of dispensaries is totally overblown.
Damian Abraham
5.12.16
CANADIAN CANNABIS

We Go Inside Toronto's Illegal Edible Market

VICE host Damian Abraham meets Toronto's edible entrepreneurs to find out if a weed soda or a chronic cookie can really be considered medicinal.
VICE Staff
5.5.16
Stuff

Weed Saved My Life After a Decade on Anxiety Meds

Fucked Up frontman Damian Abraham gave up being straight edge for medical weed, and then tumbled down the rabbit hole of cannabis culture and legal limbo.
Damian Abraham
4.22.16
CANADIAN CANNABIS

How Canada's Restrictive Weed Policies Are Hurting the Country's Economy

Fucked Up's Damian Abraham explores the difference between the cannabis business in Vancouver and Denver.
VICE Staff
5.5.15
Stuff

The Canadian Government’s New Anti-Weed Ad Is Tone-Deaf and Dumb

The Canadian government has a new ad campaign targeted at boomers with the stern message: if your teenager smokes weed, their brain will melt.
Patrick McGuire
11.14.14
Food

The Chef Elevating Weed Edibles to a Culinary Art

Cannabis chef Melissa Parks wants to make weed food "dignified and accessible."
Jordan Sowunmi
10.31.14
CANADIAN CANNABIS

The Cult of Marc Emery, Canadian Prince of Pot

We sent Fucked Up's Damian Abraham to interview a freshly released from prison Marc Emery at his welcome-home party in Toronto for the latest episode of "Canadian Cannabis."
VICE Staff
9.16.14
Stuff

We Spoke to the Guy Behind the Free Weed Scavenger Hunt

A few months ago, an organization called MIB plastered ads around Toronto promising free daily weed prizes. The ads were simple: Text a number, get a map, and hunt for weed. We spoke to the man behind the movement.
Aidan Johnston
9.9.14
CANADIAN CANNABIS

Canada's Medical Marijuana Program Is Hurting Patients

We chat with a bunch of people who are unable to get reliable and affordable access to cannabis medications in Canada. Then we take some of them to Mega Ill, Canada's first medical-marijuana-infused pizza parlor.
Damian Abraham
8.15.14
CANADIAN CANNABIS

Testing a Cannabis Extract Designed for Cancer Patients in Vancouver

We went to a Vancouver compassion club, Jim's Weeds (which has since been raided by the cops), to test out a cannabis medication for cancer patients called Phoenix Tears.
VICE Staff
8.14.14
CANADIAN CANNABIS

Inside Canada's New Corporate Weed System

In this episode, Damian visits two gigantic, legal weed factories. He also chats with pot activists to get their take on Canada's new medical marijuana system. Plus, he visits a private grower who is licensed to grow legally, but is being squeezed out...
Damian Abraham
8.11.14
CANADIAN CANNABIS

Canadian Cannabis - Trailer

Our brand new weed series, hosted by Damian Abraham, takes a close look at Canada's new medical marijuana system. We also hung out with some pot enthusiasts that truly couldn't care less about a government system. Check out the trailer, and watch for...
Damian Abraham
8.8.14