Stories by Josh Harkinson

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Posted on: Mar 13, 2014, Source: Mother Jones

Are you drinking the wrong milk?

Posted on: Feb 14, 2013, Source: Mother Jones

As legalized pot spreads, states are dazed and confused about what to do with stoned drivers.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2012, Source: Mother Jones

CEO pay crept up another 5 percent last year, once again far outstripping wage gains for middle-class workers.

Posted on: Dec 19, 2011, Source: Mother Jones

It's fair to call 75205, the zip code for most of Highland Park, the most enthusiastically Republican enclave in the country.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2011, Source: Mother Jones

Meet World Protection Group Inc.'s private bodyguards, the latest trend in corporate spending.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2011, Source: Mother Jones

Meet the enterprising business upstarts at the vanguard of the pot boom.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2011, Source:

Grown under the radar of legal authorities, even "medical" cannabis can be covered in toxic mold or coated in commercial-grade synthetic fertilizers and insecticides.

Posted on: Aug 4, 2009, Source:

94 percent of the water we use comes from the products we buy -- from almonds and tomatoes to blue jeans and microchips.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2006, Source:

Even on Bush's home turf, some important Republican seats are up for grabs.

Posted on: Feb 21, 2004, Source: Orion Magazine

Think the days of knowing where your food and clothes come from are gone for good? What began as ties between one café and local farmers could grow into a new model for the global economy.