U.S. election

First transgender state senator elected and The Squad stays strong: A few votes you may have missed during the U.S. election

As a whirlwind presidential election continues to unfold, it’s possible you’ve had your eyes glued to a screen for any sign of who will be America’s next president and missed some other key decisions that have played out across the U.S. over the past 18… Read More »First transgender state senator elected and The Squad stays strong: A few votes you may have missed during the U.S. election

The U.S. election could change the cannabis industry. Is Canada ready? – National

As Americans cast their ballots in one of the most acrimonious U.S. elections in history, Canada’s cannabis industry is salivating on the sidelines. In a historical vote that’s stoking worries of post-election violence, easing restrictions around marijuana has surprisingly broad bipartisan support. Read more: ‘It… Read More »The U.S. election could change the cannabis industry. Is Canada ready? – National

Kamala Harris’ father, a footnote in her speeches, is a prominent economist

In a warm, encyclopedic tribute to her family Wednesday night, as she formally accepted the vice-presidential nomination, Sen. Kamala Harris skimmed past any discussion of her father, Donald Harris, a Jamaican-born professor of economics at Stanford University. The reason is common to many of Harris’… Read More »Kamala Harris’ father, a footnote in her speeches, is a prominent economist