Alyson Martin | Columbia Journalism School

Alyson Martin

Adjunct Faculty; Editor, Columbia News Service

Alyson Martin is the co-founder of the news organization Cannabis Wire, which covers the business and policy of the global cannabis industry. She is the co-author of the book A New Leaf: The End of Cannabis Prohibition (The New Press, 2014). Martin has written for The Atlantic and The New York Times, among other publications, and has taught a course on covering cannabis for Poynter and the University of Southern California’s Annenberg Center for Health Journalism. Martin frequently appears on radio and television, including NPR, CBS and the History Channel, among other outlets.