Teenage Heroin Epidemic

[MUSIC PLAYING] [CHATTERING] DIRECTOR (OFFSCREEN): [INAUDIBLE] [STARTING PITCHES GIVEN BY KEYBOARD] [MUSIC – “SI HEI LWLI MABI”] INTERVIEWER (OFFSCREEN): How old were you when started taking drugs? AMY PROTHEROE (OFFSCREEN): When I first started taking dope and Valium and things like that, I was 12. CORNELIUS COLLINS (OFFSCREEN): I was 11 when I started smoking dope, then Valium and eggs and speed. AMY PROTHEROE (OFFSCREEN): When I started taking heroin I was 14. My mother started giving it to me.

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Kings of Cannabis (Full Length Documentary)

[MUSIC PLAYING] KRISHNA ANDAVOLU: We’re on the side of a mountain. And there’s about thousands of marijuana plants around us. -This is like, two, three hectares– like 20, 30,000 plants. And then you know that you’re going to find a champion there if you look long enough. It’s a massive field, full of pot. KRISHNA ANDAVOLU: You might not know who Arjan Roskam is, but you’ve probably smoked his weed. Since 1985, Arjan’s been producing some of the most well-known

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Underground LSD Palace

HAMILTON MORRIS: Dearest Krystle, I cannot express the excitement within me when I think that shortly we will meet face to face. Over the years, I’ve read your books and watched your videos, perused court documents, police records, and affidavits, yet I still feel confused about what happened between you, Todd, and the LSD laboratory so many years ago. I hope that when we are together, I will finally understand what transpired, and the truth will shine brightly as a

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Uganda’s Moonshine Epidemic

THOMAS MORTON: We’re in Uganda. Uganda’s had a pretty good spell the last 25 years– no major civil wars, a little bit of an Ebola outbreak every so often, including right now. And they’re the alcoholism capital of Africa. One favorite type of booze the locals make is called waragi. We’re going to go make some, drink some, and hopefully not go blind. In 2004, the World Health Organization released its global status report on alcohol and health, finding Uganda

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How to Sell Drugs

RYAN: How are you? RYAN: [INAUDIBLE] MAN: Yeah. RYAN: So we first met Nims a few months ago. And after earning his trust for a little while, he agreed to let us hang out with him. But for really obvious reasons, a lot of the names and places that you see in this piece are going to be withheld. RYAN: So after about a half an hour of twists and turns down a whole bunch of streets we didn’t recognize,

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Life of a New York Subway Performer

JOE CROW RYAN: It’s very important to be able to exercise indifference to anything if you’re going to enjoy your stay in Brooklyn. And we know you’re not all from here. And that’s OK. We’re famous for that. Thank you. [WHISTLING] JUSTIN REMER: In 2007, I saw Joe playing at his stop at the Metropolitan G train stop, and he pretty much said to me, in not so many words, that he was homeless. JOE CROW RYAN: A lot of

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Heroin Holiday in the Czech Republic

And Anna can you explain what [our] laws? I’m breaking right now Go get about money obstacle dropping logic tomorrow paragraph of all dos pilas Daddy now CVG actually g Means our own organs. [oh] no, don’t you touch my hospital? Oh? We’re like a cartel right now ah I see 50 near their chairs So during most of your probs junkies live like junkies anywhere they hang out on the streets they beg for [change] They peddle stolen goods

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VICE Guide to Karachi: Pakistan’s Most Violent City (Part 1/5)

[INTRO PLAYING] [STREET RIOT AND YELLING IN URDU] SUROOSH ALVI: All right. This is Basim. BASIM USMANI: This is Suroosh. SUROOSH ALVI: This is The Vice Guide to Karachi. BASIM USMANI: Oh, shit. [MUSIC PLAYING AND YELLING IN URDU] SUROOSH ALVI: Karachi is the biggest and fastest growing city in Pakistan. And with a population of around 18 million people, it’s one of the biggest in the world. It is also the country’s financial capital. And is considered the most

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Slaves of Dubai

SHANE SMITH: Last time we talked to you, Mr. Ben Anderson, you had just come back from doing a documentary on Afghanistan, following the British troops there. And it was a bit of a cock-up. BEN ANDERSON: Yeah. SHANE SMITH: And now you just got back from Dubai. BEN ANDERSON: Yep. SHANE SMITH: Now most people know about Dubai because they’re trying to be the hub of the Middle East. And you went and found out some stuff about? BEN

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