I suppose I have to say it each time Human Rights Watch commits another stupidity (appointing people ideologically opposed to the existence of a Jewish state to monitor the Jewish state, hiring as a military analyst a Nazi memorabilia fetishist) but the group has its merits. It has done good work in many regions of the world, including on the Arab states, and yes, including on Israel, but, really, its Middle East division is looking increasingly ridiculous.
Colorado is now well into its first year as the first state to legalize recreational marijuana. How's it going? James Hamblin visits Aspen.