Thursday 6 November
With the legalisation of cannabis in the US no longer the taboo topic it used to be, Monocle’s Ed Stocker expects the issue to be a major drawcard for aspiring politicians ahead of the 2016 presidential election.
Bill Clinton assured the public that he hadn’t inhaled. Some 15 years later, Barack Obama was happy to admit he’d gone all the way. “That was the point,” he told the press back in 2006, before running for president.