Tag: Culture

The Human Cost of Monitoring the Internet

People only pay attention to content moderation when it goes wrong. On Easter Sunday, Steve Stephens jumped out of his car and shot a 74 year old man, killing him. They had never met, but…

Weed Warriors: Meet Six Women Shaping the Cannabis Industry

Among the many benefits of marijuana legalization – from an influx of tax revenue to a reduced prison population – the emerging $7 billion market is providing new opportunities, with fewer barriers, for enterprising women….

Meet the World’s First Online LSD Microdosing Coach

It was in March of this year that Eduardo Parada sat down for his first Skype session with Paul Austin. The call lasted an hour. Austin asked Parada about his professional goals in farming business…

Medical Marijuana: A Beginner’s Guide

This week, I finally convinced my father to try a cannabis salve for his arthritis. You would think after four years of reporting on the marijuana world, I would have made headway on this long…