Rites of Passage
Inside a Gang Initiation with the Silent Murder Crips
VICE followed a young prospect in Brooklyn looking to join the Crips to see what it takes to get initiated, from finding a way to meet gang members to getting "squared in"—a vicious beating at the hands of the members.
Smuggling Weed in the Florida Everglades
In the 1980s, Everglades City, Florida, was raided three times by federal law enforcement searching for a complex, highly organized drug smuggling network hiding in the small city.
Meet the Martha Stewart of Marijuana
VICE met up with Cheryl Shuman, the founder of the Beverly Hills Cannabis Club, to find out how catering to A-list celebrities and Hollywood elites made her one of the most successful weed entrepreneurs in California.
VICE News Shorts
Is Microdosing the Future of Marijuana?
Microdosing makes the leap from LSD to THC
Juiced Up: Swole Ep. 3
In episode 3 of Swole, we examine the steroids use of Mike Bolkovic, a bodybuilder who’s injected testosterone for the past eight years. Mike brings us through his daily routine and shows us how the drug impacted his lifestyle and relationships.
Chasing Strains / Clip
Using Weed to Save Football (Part 2)
In this 3-part series, Kyle Turley takes us on his journey to to deal with the damaging effects of football through the use of marijuana.
The next big thing in medical marijuana might be cancer therapy. But with little hard evidence, families whose kids have cancer are taking matters into their own hands.
VICE Specials / Clip
Cocaine: Narcos, Sicarios and Peru (Part 2)
We meet a former hitman for Pablo Escobar in the slums of the city of Lima.
VICE Specials / Clip
Cocaine: Narcos, Sicarios and Peru (Part 1)
In part one of our three-part documentary, we meet two DEA agents who spent years on the trail of the elusive king of cocaine.
The Real Nancy Botwin From 'Weeds'?
VICE tracks down a real-life Nancy Botwin—Dr. Dina, medical weed consultant to stars like Snoop Dogg and 2 Chainz.
VICE News Specials
Corruption, Cocaine and Murder in Trinidad
Narcotics trafficking, corruption, and gangs are driving Trinidad and Tobago’s murder rate sky-high.
UK's Scariest Debt Collector
The man who helped introduce urban terrorism to the UK's underworld is trying to use his skills for good.