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To Reduce Public Smoking, States Must Legalize Marijuana Cafes, Not Just Dispensaries

Sam Tracy | Posted 05.06.2015 | Politics
Sam Tracy

As majorities of both supporters and opponents agree, marijuana legalization is inevitable. But the specifics matter, and with each jurisdiction approaching legalization in slightly different ways, there are many opportunities to learn what works and what doesn't.

Want to End Campus Sexual Assault? Tackle the Primary Issue Being Ignored

Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright | Posted 12.08.2014 | College
Dr. Yvonne K. Fulbright

Until we're willing to deal with the fact that young people are sexual people who need more realistic, developmentally appropriate guidance when it comes to sexual expression and satisfaction, the situation is not going to change.

Food Shopping

Dana King | Posted 09.23.2014 | Comedy
Dana King

There is no single deed that I despise more than food shopping.  I hate everything about it.  A visit to the supermarket should be considered a fo...

If You Live In Alabama, Don't Even Think About Using Your Welfare Money In These Places

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.03.2014 | Politics

One state's welfare restrictions are poised to get even tighter. The Alabama House of Representatives passed a bill Wednesday that would lengthen t...

Solving Poverty: Fighting Blight and Poverty with Credit Scores

John Hope Bryant | Posted 07.17.2013 | Impact
John Hope Bryant

In the 50 years since the civil rights movement and Dr. King's dream, one problem (racism) has been replaced or at least matched by another -- poverty. Urban poverty, rural poverty, and poverty that hits blacks, whites, browns and others alike.

Wegmans Drops Automated Wine Kiosks

Posted 08.06.2011 | Home

Due to sluggish sales and complaints, Wegmans has decided to get rid of the 32 automated wine kiosks currently in 10 Pennsylvania locations. At fi...

After Vote To Stop Selling Liquor, A Neighborhood Transforms

NBC Chicago | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

There's been significant, positive change in Chicago's West Humboldt Park neighborhood since voters took the polls and voted to ban liquor sales in a ...

Colorado Liquor Ballot Initiatives Fall Flat

Denver Daily News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Another effort to get full-strength alcohol into grocery stores has fizzled out. Blake Harrison said yesterday that he has given up on his two ball...

Colorado Liquor Store

Denver Daily News | Peter Marcus | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Lawmakers will soon be debating a bill that some view as a backdoor to allowing supermarkets to sell full-strength beer, wine and liquor. House Bil...

Grocery Store Beer Sales Bill Moves out Of Committee For First Time Ever

The Denver Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado beer drinkers came closer than ever Wednesday to being able to buy a six-pack of full-strength beer at the same convenience stores where they...

States Seek To Privatize Liquor Stores, Distribution Centers

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Lawmakers in several states with tight control of liquor sales are considering legislation that would shift the job to private industry, saving money ...