Possession

Australia Today

South Australia Is No Longer the Chill, Weed Loving State It Once Was

Possession fines are set to quadruple.
Wendy Syfret
7.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Questions for the Woman Who Said Wind Blew a Bag of Coke into Her Purse

Were you watching 'American Beauty' recently, or what?
River Donaghey
4.9.18
VICE INTL

The Venezuelan Ceremony Where Spirits Take Over the Living

VICE trekked to Venezuela for Baile en Candela, a yearly spiritual ceremony where people use blood, fire, and age-old rituals to channel the spirits of the dead.
VICE Staff
3.30.18
The High Life

LSD's Health Benefits Convince Norway to Relax Punishment For Possession

While America continues to resist.
Zachary Siegel
10.6.17
Broadly

When Mental Illness Is Mistaken for Demonic Possession

When Nadia was 18, her parents took her to a Muslim faith healer who claimed to be able to exorcize her depression.
Emily Korstanje
12.19.16
WTF

Lady Blames a 'Possessed' Bottle of Salad Dressing for Wrecking Her Stuff

She is now alleging that the rogue dressing caused $2,500 in damages and that dressing sprayed onto the carpet, the walls, a computer, and her dress.
Alex Swerdloff
11.11.16
VICE vs Video games

Discovering the Ghostly Truth Behind the Haunted Happenings of ‘Oxenfree’

I spoke to a flesh-and-blood paranormal investigator about Night School's indie game spooks.
Mike Diver
1.18.16
Photo

Photos of the Things Left Behind by Refugees Fleeing Their Homes Forever

Photojournalist Harrison Bruhn has documented the belongings left behind by families in the hopes to shed light on peoples' connections to personal objects.
Harrison Bruhn
1.15.16
Narcomania

How Did Ireland's Drug Policy Suddenly Get So Progressive?

The Irish minister in charge of the national drugs strategy advocates both heroin injecting rooms and the decriminalization of drug possession for personal amounts.
Max Daly
11.3.15
Stuff

What to Do If You Get Busted for Drugs at an Australian Festival

A bit of knowledge will make a big difference when facing the ultimate comedown.
Dan Nulley
10.15.15
Weed

Marijuana Arrests Are Up for the First Time Since 2009

Someone gets arrested for weed every 45 seconds in the United States.
Emanuel Maiberg
9.28.15
Travel

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.
Beau Flemister
8.24.15
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