War on Drugs
Seth Rogen Is Actually Doing Something About the War on Drugs
Rogen may be another white guy profiting off legal weed, but he tells VICE there's 'no way' he can ignore prohibition's racist past.
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Behind the U.S.'s Bogus War on Taliban Drug Labs
America has spent tens of millions of dollars blowing up heroin and meth labs in Afghanistan. Except many of them are just huts.
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The War on Drugs Is Coming for Vapes, and It's Not Going to End Well
"Making things illegal tends to make them more dangerous."
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."
Enforcer of Philippines War on Drugs Defends Killing a Toddler: "Shit Happens"
Myka Ulpina was shot dead in a province near Manila last week, during a police sting operation in which her father was also killed.
Drugs & Crime
The Absurd Theater of the Modern Cocaine Bust
When a billion dollars worth of coke was seized this week, experts were quick to remind us that it's not going to solve America's drug problem.
The Battle for Legal Medical Marijuana Hits Malaysia
A landmark decision legalizing medical weed in Thailand has some other countries questioning whether they should follow suit.
How the Drug War Eats the Poor
According to a new report by the NGO Health Poverty Action, prohibition drives poverty and criminality in places like Brazil and India.
War on Drugs
The Pentagon Spent Billions Fighting the War on Drugs Without Even Asking for a Plan
A new government watchdog report says the Pentagon has paid states billions of dollars for counter-narcotics operations without ever asking what would be done with that money.
This Is How America Is Failing Its Young Opioid Generation
Jeremy was young and addicted. Over six years, he was let down over and over again by the very system that was meant to help him.
El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial
Twin brothers from Chicago secretly taped El Chapo. One just testified against him.
“He gave me a hug and told me he’d met Chapo Guzmán.”
El Chapo Trial
Prosecutors don’t want El Chapo’s jury to hear how the U.S. government sent guns to the Sinaloa cartel
Operation Fast and Furious was an epic fail.