Drug edition 2014

 
[Slideshow]Nyaope addict: I've become an animal
[Slideshow]Nyaope addict: I've become an animal
Lindokuhle Sobhekwa spent months photographing nyaope addicts. His extraordinary images seek to capture the human side of these people in the grip of addiction.
Tik-tock: Hangberg's meth timebomb
Tik-tock: Hangberg's meth timebomb
Keypads, batteries, touch screens, circuit boards, SIM cards, camera lenses, plastic clips. Lance the cellphone repair guy is scratching through an...
Drug abuse or drug use?
Drug abuse or drug use?
At first drugs made me euphoric. It was only years later that things began to fall apart.
On the road with heroin smugglers
On the road with heroin smugglers
I first met Adam three years ago, in a forlorn place under Nelson Mandela Boulevard, the freeway that snips the City of Cape Town from its port....
Cape Town's rehabs for the rich and infamous
Cape Town's rehabs for the rich and infamous
The Fix, an addiction and recovery website run out of Los Angeles, covers subjects such as celebrity sex addictions as well as more serious topics...
Snapshots of nyaope destruction
Snapshots of nyaope destruction
Since then he's amassed a frightening and powerfully intimate body of work on addicts in ThokozaAt Buhlebuzile Secondary School in Thokoza, where I...
Nyaope's deadly, and addictive, mix
Nyaope's deadly, and addictive, mix
Fire*, the baby-faced hustler, appears grinning in the doorway of a cramped, dank room made of corrugated iron and chipboard. He wears a maroon...
Qoh and gqom: Music and ecstasy mix in Durban
Qoh and gqom: Music and ecstasy mix in Durban
The late Alexander Shulgin, "the godfather of ecstasy", was more than just a Harvard-educated chemist with a penchant for MDMA. Over the course of...
'For our love of dagga we go to court'
'For our love of dagga we go to court'
The media dubbed them the "Dagga Couple", but Myrtle Clarke and Jules Stobbs have made the name their own, proudly carrying on a campaign to have the...
[Slideshow]Lifestyles of the rich and addicted
[Slideshow]Lifestyles of the rich and addicted
A round-up of some of the most exclusive – and most expensive – treatment centres in the world.

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