Politics

News Reporting and Policy Analysis

NY Grows

Maximilian is the Director of Digital Media for NY Grows, a state wide initiative to legalize and regulate cannabis. The campaign urges state officials to harvest the tax revenue and savings earned by cannabis legalization for reinvestment in infrastructure and other public resources. NY Grows is led by a team of elected officials, doctors, economists, and drug policy experts. Maximilian built and manages the website as well as all social media pages.

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Bilingual Columnist

Maximilian writes monthly columns on policy issues for CNY Latino and Panorama Hispano News, two bilingual publications with a combined circulation of nearly 60,000 readers. His subjects include civil liberties, drug policy, and minority communities.