Politics + Legalization

    Massachusetts Advances Its Unique Cannabis Social Equity Program

    On July 17, the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) approved six organizations to provide ...

    Inside the Philippines Prison That Sparked Duterte’s Murderous Drug War

    Twenty-three thousand dead. That’s the latest estimate—and maybe a low one—of people killed by ...

    High-Stakes Race to Be Pittsburgh’s Top Prosecutor Refuses to Die

    The 2019 competition for who gets to be Allegheny County, Pennsylvania’s elected District Attorney ...

    Presidential Candidate Kirsten Gillibrand Praised Anti-Drug Scientology Group

    Four years before her bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand ...

    Inspired by the Queens DA Battle? Here Are Four More Key Races in 2019

    Tiffany Cabán, a highly progressive, 31-year-old queer Latina public defender, stunned the world last ...

    “No Blank Check”⁠—Psychedelic Activists Tread Warily After Decrim Wins

    In the past two months, both Denver, Colorado and Oakland, California decriminalized psilocybin mushrooms ...