A College Dealer Explains Why Snapchat Is So Great for Selling Weed

"I serve to some real stoners who I think are in college for the sole purpose of being able to buy pot from me."


A Drug Dealer Explains Why He'll Never Leave the Game

"I do have other aspirations but when people see you a certain way, it’s hard to shake that reputation."


Meeting the Fugitive Kids of International Drug Smugglers

The writer—who was forced to move around the world as a child because of her weed-smuggling father—speaks to others who have lived similar lives.


How the Dark Web Revolutionized Drug Dealing

On an all new episode of 'Black Market: Dispatches,' we investigate the ways in which the dark web has changed drug dealing.


Drug Dealers Explain How They Keep Their Hustles Secret from Their Families

'Breaking Bad' is probably the best known pop-culture example of a drug merchant's life getting turned inside-out, but it happens to ordinary people the world over. We interviewed several about how dealing complicated their lives and relationships.


Does Gentrification Really Make Neighborhoods Safer?

I got in touch with academics and criminals to talk about how some parts of London are changing.


I Sell Drugs to Tourists at Croatian Music Festivals

A British dealer explains what it's like to navigate the world of parties, police, other dealers, and shady situations.


Visiting the Massage Parlor in Thailand That Only Employs Ex-Cons

The Chiang Mai Women's Massage Center by Ex-Prisoners helps female inmates transition back into the real world—and for $5, it gives one of the best massages in the country.


Spending All Night in a 24-Hour Florist

People say they're drug fronts. Turns out they just sell pretty flowers to people who may or may not have fucked something up.


What It's Like to Deal Drugs in Australia's Capital City

"Now I'm finding more public servants are buying than ever before. Maybe it's because of the amount of money they make."


What Fracking and Oxycodone Taught Me About Life Choices

What are the small transgressions that turn nice people into criminals? To find out, we asked a fracker turned convicted drug dealer.