Snack Foods Are Not Crack, and It's Not Cute to Compare Them
Branding that compares gourmet foods to hard drugs makes light of the real impact of addiction and the War on Drugs.
Why So Many Young British People Are Smoking Crack
The past year has seen a huge 30 percent rise in people under the age of 25 seeking treatment for the drug.
Comedian Sean Patton Was Paid $500 Not to Tell This Story
So we decided to animate it in the finale episode of VICELAND's 'Party Legends.'
A Former Crack Dealer Explains the Danger and Appeal of Slinging Rocks in the 80s
For a while, at least, there were no wars and no worries—just fun, easy money.
Former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Is in Palliative Care
The family of the former hard-partying mayor has been by his side in the hospital for days as he continues his battle with cancer.
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You Can Now Buy a Strain of Weed Named After Rob Ford
According to an online review riddled with double entendres, the "fat, stinky buds" found in Ford's weed namesake are pretty good.
Inside the Lives of the Heroin Addicts Who Steal from Supermarkets to Fund Their Use
Every couple of weeks in the UK there are reports of heroin users appearing in court to face shoplifting charges. I hung out with a couple of them to see what their world is like.
Inside the Devastation of Germany's Crack Capital
The crack problem in Frankfurt's Bahnhofsviertel neighborhood has gotten so bad, residents are nostalgic for the days when heroin was addicts' drug of choice.
Photos from Inside São Paulo's Most Secretive Street Drugs Market
Taken by Índio Badaróss – the artist known as "the Basquiat of Cracolândia."
Índio Badaróss and Gabriel Uchida, Words: Felipe La
This Guy from Edinburgh's Estates Made a 'Real-Life Trainspotting' About His Youth
Garry Fraser grew up in Muirhouse, an estate north of Edinburgh that was being decimated by heroin and AIDS. After escaping from a crippling crack addiction, he started making films and is now a BAFTA and MTV Award winner.
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Yesterday Was Rob Ford’s Last Day as Mayor, but His Story Isn’t Over
The multi-tentacled crime drama that surrounded Rob Ford's mayoral tenure is kind of like the Serial podcast for Toronto politics nerds, and the mess continues to be heavily investigated online by armchair sleuths.
Inside the Secret World of a British Undercover Drugs Cop
Neil Woods spent 14 years pretending to be an addict and infiltrating local drug rings in the UK.