Drug Abuse

Drugs

We Found Evidence of Cocaine Use in U.K. Parliament Buildings

Our coke swabs—which turn blue when they detect the drug—picked up traces of coke in four of the nine locations we tested.
Michael Segalov
6.26.19
Comics!

'Prince,' Today's Comic by Walt Dohrn

Movie director Walt Dohrn ruminates on his lifelong worship of Prince and the evils of addiction in this sixteen-page comic.
Walt Dorn
2.19.19
Culture

Ariana Grande, Mac Miller, and Why We Blame Women for Male Substance Abuse

Blaming a woman for her partner's self-harm isn't just cruel, it's symptomatic of our culture's biggest problems.
Kara Weisenstein
9.19.18
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin

The Abortion I Had While Trying to Stay Clean

“I wanted a child, but logic told me I must terminate. What if I could not stay off drugs?”
Hannah Brooks
9.6.18
Church

Terrible Tales of a Lizard-Smoking, Blood-Drinking Satanic Cult

In a town with a reputation for religiousness, a group of Satan worshippers are among the faithful.
Zeyad Masroor Khan
6.11.18
Drugs

Festivals Need to Do More to Keep Drug Users Safe

Some festivals are doing all they possibly can to reduce the harm from drugs, but others aren't doing nearly enough.
David Hillier
6.8.18
Essays

Rethinking My Broken Relationship with My Troubled Dad Now That He’s Dead

No matter how much I tried to be a good daughter, he will always be the man I was literally and figuratively running from.
Katie Tamola
5.15.18
Drugs

Women Need Better Options for Drug Treatment

While a third of global drug users are women and girls, only one in five drug treatment recipients is female.
VICE Staff
3.3.17
Restaurant Confessionals

How to Deal with Drug Abuse in the Kitchen

It was all over when I discovered a modified smoking vessel with some non-marijuana debris still in it deeply stashed in the restroom.
Anonymous
1.14.17
News

Some Police in the UK Have Stopped Arresting Drug Users

For several months, police units in the UK have been operating "diversion" schemes which have resulted in scores of drug users avoiding court, jail, and a criminal record.
Max Daly
10.19.16
Stuff

What It's Like to Do Drugs in Your 40s

We spoke to some high-functioning drug users in their 40s about their vices and how drugs have affected their lives.
VICE Staff
5.18.16
Artykuły

Watch Macklemore and President Obama Speak About Drug Abuse

"If I hadn't gotten the help I needed when I needed it, I definitely wouldn't be here today."
John Hill
5.14.16
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