Bernie Sanders And Cory Booker On What Legal Cannabis Would Mean For People Of Color
The senators analyzed how cannabis criminalization drives deep wedges into society with long-term, damaging consequences.
Black-Owned Hemp And CBD Businesses You Need To Know About
These entrepreneurs are working to transform and broaden the color spectrum of the industry.
Method Man Launches Cannabis Firm To Support Black Entrepreneurs
Rapper and actor Method Man said he's launching a new marijuana business specifically aimed at boosting other Black-owned cannabis companies.
76 Percent Of Consumers Support Expungement Of Felony Records For Cannabis Offenses
A recent survey found the vast majority of cannabis consumers today support nationwide criminal justice reform.
The Role Marijuana Legalization Can Play In Fighting Racial Injustice
Though NORML said marijuana legalization will not solve racial injustice in America, the organization believes it can be "an important part of this emerging discussion."
21 Black Documentaries, Podcasts, And Books To Expand Anti-Racist Education
Weedmaps News compiled a list of books, documentaries, and podcasts that speak to the racial injustice, police brutality, and long-lasting pain felt by Black people in the United States.
How To Achieve True Equity In Cannabis - Q&A With Liz Jackson-Simpson and Angela White
"To build wealth within the equity community, you've got to open the door and create opportunity that is intentional," says Liz Jackson-Simpson of Success Centers.
Los Angeles County To Dismiss 66,000 Cannabis Convictions
Automatic record clearance at-scale can help right the wrongs of the War on Drugs, officials say.
Will Michigan Become the Latest State to Wipe Out Cannabis Convictions?
A proposed Michigan law would expunge criminal records for misdemeanor marijuana charges.
The Unheard Voices of the Cannabis Social Equity Movement
It's fallen to the legal cannabis industry to address the wrongs of the War on Drugs.
Volunteer Coders Partner With San Francisco to Clear 9,300 Marijuana Arrest Records
People arrested with a joint long ago were saddled with criminal records for decades.