Boston Marijuana Industry Could be Worth $1 Billion by 2020

Yael Van Delden, NECIR Summer Journalism Student, Student at Punahou School in Hawai'i, Writer for Punahou's Ka Punahou Newspaper, has written for local newspaper "Star Advertiser"

July 6, 2018

In just two years, the recreational marijuana industry will boost Boston’s economy by more than “$1 billion dollars” says Dan Adams, who covers the cannabis industry for The Boston Globe. Speaking at a Facebook Live...

Leftist Andrés Obrador Wins Presidential Election in a Landslide

Clayton Anderson

July 5, 2018

Andrés Manuel López Obrador is the projected winner of Mexico’s election, which could mean that the mostly center-right country will shift to the left.   The first leftist in decades, Obrador promises to end political cor...

Workers Thrilled With Minimum Wage Hike

Bill Eugene, NECIR Summer Journalism, Student at Milton Academy

July 2, 2018

Boston University students, who work during the school year, are elated that the state will raise its minimum wage from $11 to $15 during the next five years, saying it will help them cope with the high cost of living around town....

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