drug

The War on Drugs

There’s No Rational Way to Justify America’s Drug Laws

People assume a medical committee sat down to consider which recreational drugs were the safest and least addictive, and this wise group decided alcohol and tobacco should be legal, while marijuana and everything else shouldn't. That's not what happened.
Maia Szalavitz
7.13.18
Motherboard

Scientists Want the FDA to Designate MDMA a 'Breakthrough Therapy' for PTSD

A new study found ecstasy and psychotherapy “significantly decreased” symptoms of PTSD in veterans and first responders.
Matthew Gault
5.10.18
dark web

FBI Shows Arrest Video Of Dark Web Kingpin Who Died By Suicide in Police Custody

At a cybersecurity conference, the FBI aired a video showing the arrest of AlphaBay’s Alexandre Cazes.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.10.18
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Mitski Is Like a Designated Driver for People on Drugs in This Short Film

'SITTING' stars the artist as someone who looks after people when they take a rare chemical.
Daisy Jones
11.2.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Let This Intense Police Video Be a Warning to You, Heroin Dealers

Lake County Sheriff's Office is not messing around.
VICE Staff
4.10.17
love is a hoax

Love Is a Hoax

In honor of Valentine's Day, we're spending the week debunking myths and lies about romance.
Lindsay Schrupp
2.13.17
Foraging

Meet the Foragers Getting High on Mugwort

I joined forager Richard Osmond in search of mugwort, a relative of wormwood, the flavoring agent in absinthe. It’s also known for the inducement of weird dreams.
Gareth May
2.6.17
Sex

This Hormone Injection Could Make You More Romantic and Horny

A recent study sheds light on how kisspeptin, a naturally occurring reproductive hormone, works to link sexual and emotional brain processing with the part of the brain that regulates the reproduction.
Kimberly Lawson
2.1.17
Interviews

Turning the Philippines' drug executions into a game

VICE News
10.14.16
Stuff

​Drug Dealers Explain Their Marketing Strategies

"A few years ago I started putting my molly in gel capsules with red and white halves and calling them Pokéballs."
Justin Caffier
8.12.16
Stuff

A Bad Batch of Drugs Made My Eyesight Chronically Grainy

With Hallucinogen Persisting Perception Disorder, you're seeing the world around you through a layer of television-like static.
Jari Goedegebuure
7.12.16
Crime & Drugs

The Rise of Mexican Black Tar

VICE News travels to the remote mountains of Guerrero, Mexico, to follow the lucrative and destructive path of black tar heroin as it makes its way to the US.
VICE News
5.2.16
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