People place their ballots into a counting box.

The Science Behind Polling

What do political polls actually mean? How are the numbers calculated? In this article, we find out what really goes [...]

An Exclusive Interview with Green Party Presidential Candidate, Howie Hawkins

Written by: J. Laura   As the presidential election closes in, Emerald had the chance to talk with one of [...]
Karla Ballard in 2019.

Meet Karla Ballard: The Independent Candidate for Vice President

Karla Ballard is running as the Independent candidate for Vice President. In this interview, she speaks on her goals for [...]

Amy Coney Barrett Nominated for Supreme Court

Judge Amy Coney Barrett has officially been nominated for the US Supreme Court by President Trump following the death of [...]

5 States Prepare to Vote on Cannabis Legalization

In the upcoming November election, five U.S. states will vote on the legalization of cannabis. 
Kamala Harris

Where Does Kamala Harris Stand on Cannabis?

Harris, who previously called for more law enforcement officers in the streets in her 2009 book Smart on Crime, took [...]

Joe Biden’s Stance on Cannabis Waivers With “New Plan for Black America”

For those who haven’t paid much mind to the presumptive 2020 Democratic nomination’s stance on weed, it’s changed quite a [...]

Candidates and Cannabis: Warren Versus Booker

By Samantha Wahl As the primaries approach and the once 20-person pool of Democrats narrows, we weigh the importance of [...]

Feel the Burn: Bernie Sanders Said He’d Legalize Cannabis Through Executive Order

Election season is nearing.