Staff writer at Westword, an alternative weekly in Denver.
Supermarkets and health food stores all over the country sell hemp milk, hemp tortilla chips and chocolate covered hemp seeds.
Oct. 14, 2013
from To the Point
While rumors are rampant about stolen ballots and suspicious holes in voting envelopes, state and local officials say they have put measures in place to keep elections secure.
from News Stories
California lawmakers are pushing to pay addicts not to use illegal drugs.
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
California’s recall election has been powered by some small business owners who are disgruntled about pandemic-era restrictions and pessimistic about the state’s future.
from Greater LA
Josh Barro, Megan McArdle and David Dayen discuss the Texas law prohibiting most abortions, Senator Manchin’s warning shot, and the future of the Fed.
from Left, Right & Center
Secretary of State Shirley Weber said the total cost of the special election could exceed $300 million.
from Zócalo's Connecting California
The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash is cultivating native plant species in its nursery — as a way to preserve its indigenous culture.
from Greater LA
The leading Republican candidate in the California recall election is trying to build a multi-ethnic coalition of voters — and overcome criticism for his views on race.
In this week’s installment of Scheer Intelligence, host Robert Scheer hears from Kiriakou the inside story of how the the program started as part of a cynical power struggle between…
from Scheer Intelligence
The president tours California wildfire destruction and talks about his approach to the climate crisis.
from News Special Programming