Drugs

OxyContin: Time Bomb

OxyContin: Time Bomb

In the medical community, chronic pain has become a major epidemic, and is thought to afflict many tens of millions of people worldwide. Pharmaceutical companies have been swift in their response to treating these patients, and their resulting products have netted multiple billions...

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Pot Fiction

Pot Fiction

The use of marijuana has been banned in Canada since 1923, yet the drug is more popular there than ever before. With the legalization of marijuana occurring in many regions around the world, Canadians have urged the government to consider similar steps. But...

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The New King of Coke

The New King of Coke

The story, and modern condition of Peru, its people, and several aspects of its culture and society that are explored in the Vice News documentary The New King of Coke begins where so many investigative drug documentaries do and must - Nixon's declaration...

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Kids on Ice

Kids on Ice

If you think the scourge of methamphetamine abuse is limited to what you see in the hit television series Breaking Bad, think again. Meth, a highly addictive and corrosive drug which also goes by street names like "ice", "glass" and "shards", is currently...

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Stoned Moms

Stoned Moms

What is the first thing you think of when you think of marijuana? If you thought the highly unlikely answer "suburban moms smoking it," you are right in line with the legal cannabis industry's marketing objectives. Stoned Moms: The Marijuana Industry's Greatest Untapped...

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Canadian Cannabis

Canadian Cannabis

Vice's episodic documentary Canadian Cannabis examines the impact of a recently updated medical marijuana law on Canadians suffering from a variety of ailments. Reporter Damian Abraham, himself a user of medicinal marijuana, explores the topic by visiting grow operations and dispensaries. In addition...

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Addiction

Addiction

Once again, in their self-referential way, Vice covers...vices. As they did in World's Scariest Drug and The Drunkest Place on Earth, Vice delves into the realities of drugs and addiction, and the surrounding legislation (or lack thereof). In "Addiction" Vice guides us through...

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The War on Kids

The War on Kids

This film is an expose of the war on drugs, and the way federal grants are awarded to local law enforcement based on the number of drug arrests reported. In turn these police departments prey on some of the most vulnerable members of...

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Cannabis Inc.

Cannabis Inc.

ABC Australia presents a short documentary concerning the advancements of legalized marijuana in America with a focus on corporate interests in the burgeoning mainstream pot industry. We are first introduced to Michael Blue and Brendan Kennedy, founders of Privateer Holdings, the first private...

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Cannabis Research Studies

Cannabis Research Studies

Israel is the marijuana research capital of the world. The man who started it all, the grandfather of the marijuana research, is Professor Raphael Mechoulam. He is a chemist and he became interested in marijuana in the 1960s. Morphine had been isolated from...

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Getting High On HIV Medication

Getting High On HIV Medication

South Africa has one of the planet's most unique drug cultures. It is a realm where the quaalude still abounds and heroin has emerged only recently not in its familiar guise as an intravenously administered powder but as a component in a mysterious...

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The Cannabis Republic of Uruguay

The Cannabis Republic of Uruguay

Last year Colorado became the first state in the US to legalize recreational marijuana, but in Uruguay the government is getting ready to legalize and regulate weed across the country. So, VICE went there to figure out how they're going to pull this...

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