NGO-graphies 2015

On November 17th and 18th, the Interest Group on NGOs and Nonprofits of the American Anthropological Association held its second biennial conference, entitled “NGO-graphies.” Over 100 people from a dozen countries braved the snowy weather—and the flight delays that came with it—to collaborate in session discussions about NGOs and nonprofits, including their methods, impacts and […]

Law, Politics, and Cannabis Legalization: The Road Ahead in 2016

APLA members learned firsthand about the political, legal, and policy dimensions of legalized marijuana at the 2015 Annual Meeting in Denver. On November 18, 2015 APLA co-sponsored a tour of cannabis grow facilities and dispensaries, and a public forum with local leaders in advocacy and industry. As a number of US states consider cannabis legalization, […]