Peyote

The Burnout and Escapism Issue

The Decline of American Peyote

The small, bulbous peyote cactus is central to the religious rituals of the Native American Church, but poaching and unsustainable harvesting practices put it at risk of extinction in the United States.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.14.18
When the Drugs Hit

The Decline of American Peyote

The small, bulbous peyote cactus is central to the religious rituals of the Native American Church, but poaching and unsustainable harvesting practices put it at risk of extinction in the United States.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.14.18
VICELAND

'HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA' Traces Peyote's Psychedelic History

Tune into VICELAND Tuesday for an in-depth look at the psychoactive plant—from its origins to how it's used today.
VICE Staff
12.5.17
VICELAND

A New Season of 'HAMILTON'S PHARMACOPEIA' Is Coming to VICELAND

Host Hamilton Morris is back to uncover the history behind the world's most extraordinary mind-altering substances.
VICE Staff
10.25.17
mexico

An indigenous Mexican people are battling cartels and peyote tourism

Duncan Tucker
6.16.17
High Art

These Mescaline-Inspired Paintings Are a Trip

Journey from the contemporary geometries of Tofer Chin to the darker side of the mescaline-fueled art of the 1950s.
Noémie Jennifer
2.20.17
Craft Beer

Why It's So Hard to Start a Craft Brewery in Mexico

If I knew how much work it would be to open up a brewery in Mexico, and how the tax system works against craft brewers, I probably would have never done it at all.
Jordan Gardenhire
1.14.16
Travel

I Dug Up Peyote in the Mexican Desert

When my friend Luis mentioned he'd heard of a remote place in Mexico where people go to dig up the psychedelic cactus and trip in the desert, it seemed like a no-brainer.
Laurel Tuohy
12.8.14
Stuff

How to Get a Buzz in the Australian Bush

As with most countries on the planet, Australia has a range of indigenous chemicals which can be turned into all sorts of drugs.
Julian Morgans
11.3.14
Drugs

Bad Trip

Tripping is fun—until you experience a bad trip and ride a bike down a hill and mistake your friend for an alien and nearly DIE.
Stephanie Hurtado
6.1.14
Crime & Drugs

Synthetic Drugs Are Busted All Over the US

The DEA announced a massive crackdown on synthetic drugs, which has rounded up more than 150 people across 29 states so far.
Max Cherney
5.9.14
Stuff

These Drugs Were Scripts Before They Hit the Streets

Hamilton Morris recently investigated how an antiretroviral drug used to treat HIV became part of a drug epidemic. Here's some other drugs that can still be...
Alexis Barnes
4.18.14
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