CRYSTAL METH

The VICE Guide to Right Now

Crystal Meth Is the Hottest Gift in North Korea This Lunar New Year

Illegal drugs are a popular present when it comes to birthdays, graduations, and holidays in North Korea.
Gavin Butler
2.12.19
Drugs

Malaysian Men Have a Dangerous Obsession with Viagra-Laced Coffee

Here are some hard facts about a growing problem.
Lee Lian Kong
5.30.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

DEA Nabs $1 Million-Worth of Meth Disguised as Dick Candles

There were also some religious-themed crank candles in the batch, too.
River Donaghey
8.31.17
LGBTQ

Legal Drug Consumption Sites May Help Ease the Gay Meth Epidemic

One safer consumption activist tells us what lessons can be applied from European and Canadian injection centers to the gay chemsex epidemic.
Chase Burns
5.9.17
LGBTQ

What I Learned from My First 36 Days in Crystal Meth Anonymous

On meth, all my craziest sexual fantasies came true. But realizing I have an addiction meant realizing that my life will never be the same again.
Alexander Cheves
12.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Police Arrested a Guy for Meth, Turns Out It Was Just Donut Frosting

This isn't your typical cop and donut story.
Matthew James-Wilson
7.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Guy Started a Meth Ring with His $3 Million Lottery Winnings

Ronnie Music Jr. decided to really push his luck after winning the scratch-off lottery jackpot last year.
VICE Staff
7.27.16
Chemsex Week

We Asked a Panel of Experts How They Would Tackle the Issues Around Chemsex

Left unchallenged, it's only going to negatively impact the lives of many more gay men.
Patrick Cash, Illustration: Thomas Pullin
11.30.15
Chemsex Week

How Gay Clubs Changed the Way We Take Drugs

Many of the world's most popular drugs took off in gay clubs, but it looks like the days of gay men being "early adopters" of new psychoactive substances are numbered.
Max Daly
11.30.15
Stuff

Meth Bugs Are Rare and Imaginary but They'll Make You Tear Your Skin Off

Anti-drug campaigns make meth bugs look like the benchmark for addiction, but the truth is that you don't need meth to see them, and some meth addicts never do.
Royce Kurmelovs
10.27.15
Stuff

Can You Really Become Addicted to a Drug After Just One Hit?

The idea that one toke on a crack pipe destroys your life is popular, but it contradicts what we know about brain chemistry.
Matilda Whitworth
10.23.15
Stuff

A Brief History of Meth

How an experimental asthma remedy became one of the world's most feared drugs.
Julian Morgans
10.22.15
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