POT

Weed

Is Weed for Fun or Medicine? The Government Might Finally Decide

"Who is going to visit a doctor and pay a $35 copay to get cannabis, when they can go to the store and get it for $10?"
Alex Norcia
9.6.19
Drugs

These Two People Can Now Legally Use Cocaine in Mexico

A Mexican judge ruled that private use of cocaine "doesn't put one's health at great risk."
Emily Green
8.21.19
Weed

How a Bogus Anti-Weed Stat Seeped into the Mainstream

"These guys are the flat-earth crew."
Chris Roberts
7.1.19
tech-science

Scientists Find Evidence of Dank Weed at 2,500-Year-Old Funeral Site

Cannabis residue was found in braziers at an ancient high-altitude cemetery.
Becky Ferreira
6.12.19
MARIJUANA

Unionizing Weed Workers Are Reigniting the Labor Movement

In an industry with a long history of sexual harassment, workers getting paid with drugs, and other rough conditions, unions see opportunity.
Hayley Fox
1.30.19
Culture

'High Maintenance' Creators Ben Sinclair and Katja Blichfeld Told Us How to Stop Feeling Lonely

We got deep with the creators of the HBO stoner dramedy to see how they cope with loneliness. Hint: It's weed...sort of.
Beckett Mufson
1.28.19
High Wire

All the Things the New Anti-Weed Crusade Gets Horribly Wrong

It's Reefer Madness all over again, somehow.
Maia Szalavitz
1.14.19
Cannabis

The amount of weed seized at the U.S. border nearly tripled after legalization in Canada

American border agents seized just over 20 pounds of cannabis from travelers crossing into the U.S. from Canada in November.
Rachel Browne
12.27.18
Weed

Legalizing Weed Has Become a Race Between Lame Dads

New York and New Jersey are jockeying to see who might get it done first—a year after one of their governors called pot a "gateway drug."
Alex Norcia
12.19.18
MARIJUANA

Cuomo says he'll push to legalize weed. That might fix the subway, too.

Here’s one way to fix New York City’s decrepit subway system: Get everybody high.
Emma Ockerman
12.17.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Elon Musk Has 'No Idea' How to Smoke Weed, Says Elon Musk

"I don’t know how to smoke anything, honestly."
River Donaghey
12.7.18
Legalization

The definitive guide to legal weed in Canada

There’s a patchwork of rules and regulations on legal cannabis — here’s a roadmap.
Rachel Browne
10.17.18
0153