Alexander Lekhtman Alexander Lekhtman

    Alexander is an editorial fellow at Filter.

    Where US Psychedelic Decriminalization Efforts Stand Right Now

    The cities of Denver, Colorado and Oakland, California made history this spring by decriminalizing, ...

    Watch: Congresswoman Barbara Lee Urges Cannabis Justice

    On November 9, Representative Barbara Lee (D) of California’s 13th Congressional district (“the wokest ...

    What Kentucky, Mississippi Gubernatorial Results May Mean for Medicaid

    Citizens in Kentucky and Mississippi voted in their gubernatorial elections November 5, in two ...

    Why Private Prisons Are at the Center of a Pennsylvania Prosecutor Race

    The involvement of for-profit in managing jails and prisons in one Pennsylvania county could ...

    As Buttigieg Visits a Dispensary, How Far Will 2020 Dems Go for Cannabis Justice?

    On October 23, Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana, ...