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  1. marijuana
    Chuck Schumer Is a Weed Warrior NowThe Senate majority leader is embarking on a noble but quixotic effort at federal legalization.
  2. legalization
    New York Weed Dealers Face a Choice: Go Corporate or Stay Underground“The black market is still going to be there.”
  3. business
    Who’s Getting Rich From Weed Legalization in New York?Legal protections for minority-owned businesses are robust, but due to the nature of the industry, large sums of cash could still flow to big firms.
  4. marijuana legalization
    What Legal Weed Means for New York Right NowThe law has major implications beyond its most visible effects.
  5. everything you need to know
    How to (Legally) Smoke Marijuana in New York CityWhat you can do now and what will happen over time.
  6. legalize weed
    New York Just Legalized Recreational WeedThanks to tireless work from activists.
  7. new york
    Recreational Marijuana Is Now Legal in New YorkCuomo signed the bill into law on Wednesday, making New York the 15th state in the U.S. to legalize recreational marijuana.
  8. politics
    New York Lawmakers Reach a Deal on Legal WeedProposal approved by Cuomo and headed to the legislature next week would legalize possession of up to three ounces of marijuana.
  9. green rush
    Million Dollar SliceChris Barrett has made bank on the gray market selling pizza laced with 40 mg of THC per slice. Can the Pizza Pusha survive pot legalization?
  10. politics
    Are Republicans Chilling Out on Legal Weed?Five members of the House GOP voted to decriminalize marijuana.
  11. drugs
    Legal Weed and Shrooms Won Big Last NightSix states and the District of Columbia passed drug decriminalization initiatives.
  12. a long talk
    ‘I Don’t Think Anybody Alive Can Tell Me What to Do’Willie Nelson at his most Willie Nelson.
  13. coronavirus
    On 4/20, Coronavirus Is Killing the BuzzFor the weed industry, April 20 used to be Christmas and Black Friday combined. No longer.
  14. what time is it?
    Why Bother With 4/20 When Time Is Meaningless?San Francisco’s mayor warned those celebrating the upcoming festivities from congregating with each other.
  15. coronavirus
    Quarantines Mean Record Days for New York’s Weed Delivery ServicesThe city is shutting down as coronavirus spreads. Black-market marijuana delivery is just ramping up.
  16. vision 2020
    Poll: Democrats Can Reduce Third-Party Voting in 2020 by Getting High on WeedA new survey suggests that a Democrat who supports marijuana legalization would lose far fewer votes to third parties in 2020 than one who doesn’t.
  17. vision 2020
    Joe Biden’s Fringe Views on Marijuana Could Get Trump ReelectedBiden’s anti-legalization stance may play well with nanny-state activists. But swing voters want to get big government’s hands off their bongs.
  18. social science
    Taking the Right Lessons From Dion Waiters’s Weed Panic AttackThe Twitter jokes were fine, but there’s something serious going on here too.
  19. polls
    Here Are 7 ‘Left Wing’ Ideas (Almost) All Americans Can Get BehindNew polling finds that several supposedly radical policy ideas actually command majority support — in all 50 states.
  20. marijuana
    John Boehner Stands to Make Millions Off MarijuanaThe former House Speaker is poised to make $20 million if the cannabis company he works for completes its sale.
  21. war on immigrants
    USCIS: Immigrants Linked to Legal Weed May Be Morally Unfit for CitizenshipThe Trump administration’s latest barrier to citizenship rejects the views of a bipartisan majority of Americans.
  22. secrets
    What Secret Items Do You Keep in the Underwear Drawer?The Cut asked and you answered: baby teeth. Letters from an ex. Boxes of macaroni and cheese.
  23. marijuana legalization
    Excellent Weed Legalization Bill Dies in New Jersey SenateThe bill would have wiped away the criminal records of low-level drug offenders and guaranteed licenses to small, minority-owned businesses.
  24. please stop
    This Whole CBD Thing Has Officially Gone Too FarDoes the world really need CBD hummus?
  25. grocery wars
    Of Course Whole Foods Should Sell MarijuanaGet your asparagus water and your legal marijuana all in the same place.
  26. food business
    Martha Stewart Will Finally Get Into the Marijuana BusinessThe lifestyle queen has taken on an advisory role at Canadian weed company Canopy Growth.
  27. rants
    Of Course Bodegas Should Sell MarijuanaWhat better way to lift all New Yorkers rather than just the privileged few?
  28. last night on late night
    Colbert Knows Fox News’ Kamala Harris Weed Exposé Is Just Their Opinion, ManWay deep.
  29. vision 2020
    Kamala Harris: I’ve Smoked Weed and ‘I Did Inhale’California’s former attorney general says weed “gives a lot of people joy and we need more joy in this world.”
  30. interesting times
    Andrew Sullivan: The Abyss of Hate Versus HateAfter the Covington debacle, it is clearer than ever: Liberal democracy is being dismantled before our eyes — by all of us.
  31. best bets
    New Home Décor in Soho, Japanese Beauty on St. Marks, and the Museum of the DogWhat’s new in New York stores.
  32. marijuana
    Did Marijuana Legalization Really Increase Homicide Rates?A New York Times op-ed claims pot legalization increased violent crime, but the truth is a lot more complicated.
  33. marijuana legalization
    From Drug War to Dispensaries: An Oral History of Weed Legalization’s First WaveIn the 1990s, state policies on marijuana were draconian. Then, an unlikely alliance that included George Soros and the Men’s Wearhouse CEO emerged.
  34. 2018 midterms
    Progressives Should Be Encouraged by the Passage of These Ballot MeasuresSeveral red states voted to expand Medicaid and raise the minimum wage on Tuesday. The Democratic Party would be wise to take note.
  35. author talk
    Idra Novey on Fascists, Pot, #MeToo and Her Chillingly Timely New NovelThose Who Knew involves a charismatic senator in an island nation with familiar skeletons in his closet.
  36. weed news
    Could Mike Tyson Interest You in a TV Series About His Marijuana Farm?The former boxer would reportedly star in the scripted comedy, currently named Rolling With The Punches.
  37. weed drinks
    Coke Eyes PotLike Fanta, but for getting high.
  38. science of us
    So, How Bad Is It to Smoke Pot While Pregnant?Mainly, we don’t know.
  39. White House Quietly Launches Initiative to Highlight the Evils of MarijuanaThe Marijuana Policy Coordination Committee is collecting info from government agencies on the “negative” aspects of marijuana use.
  40. good buzz
    Is Marijuana the Future of Beer?The legal pot industry and the beer industry are about to converge with hangover-free, low-calorie drinks that will still give you a buzz.
  41. Canada Legalizes Recreational Marijuana UseRetail marijuana sales are expected to begin in September.
  42. the chain gang
    Internet Wants to Believe McDonald’s Is Converting Play Areas Into Pot LoungesA tremendous sounding — and sadly fake — story has gone viral.
  43. grub guides
    Where to Find CBD Edibles in NYC This 4/20From CBD-infused cocktails to gummies, brownies, and sundaes.
  44. royals
    Meghan Markle’s Nephew Is Developing Special Cannabis for Her Royal WeddingIt’s called “Markle’s Sparkle.”
  45. ey i’m runnin’ here
    Cynthia Nixon Adds $4.20 Donation Button to SiteThis comes after she released a hugely popular video on why she wants to legalize marijuana.
  46. city politics
    The First Lady of New York City Believes Weed Should Be LegalizedBut the Mayor is “not there yet.”
  47. up in smoke
    The Booming Marijuana Industry Is Making It Harder for Restaurants to Find HelpColorado chefs blame weed gigs that pay $20 an hour to relax in climate-controlled grow houses.
  48. cut covers
    Katja Blichfeld Gets What She WantsAfter a year of changes, the quietly commanding High Maintenance co-creator embarks on a new life.
  49. motherhood
    More Women Are Smoking Pot While PregnantAccording to a chill new study.
  50. ’tis the season
    Elderly Couple Caught With 60 Pounds of Weed for ‘Christmas Presents’They were caught midway through a cross-country roadtrip this week.
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