Rita Thompson

Emerald contributor since June 2019

Closing Dispensaries Is Unethical in More Ways Than One

In the wake of the Coronavirus Pandemic, many states are battling with the idea of keeping cannabis dispensaries open as [...]

Feel Alright: 5 Reasons I’d Return to Jamaica

When attempting to describe Jamaica, it’s easiest to turn to the lyrics of the country’s most legendary king. “Let’s get [...]

Get High on These Low-Sugar, Keto-Friendly Munchies

For many stoners, the keto diet can feel like a nearly helpless enemy to the munchies. 

Club Corona: How Gen Z Has Been Groomed for Quarantine

The idea of self-quarantine can be extremely scary for some --especially those who are not accustomed to couch surfing, working [...]

Get Your Swipe On: Online Dating During Quarantine

You’re cooped, bored, out of weed and searching for something to pass the time. For many, Tinder hookups may seem [...]

How the Coronavirus Could Affect the Cannabis Industry

With all the fuss about COVID-19, it’s only right we take a moment to consider how the global pandemic could [...]

Have Your Pie and Smoke it Too: 5 Strains to Celebrate Pi Day

Pi Day is celebrated every year on March 14 in recognition of the mathematical sign, pi. Here's how adults can [...]

5 Celebs You Might Be Surprised to Hear Love Cannabis

It's no secret that cannabis is taking over -- and these unassuming celebs are just like us. 

Proposed Bill in California Could Put an end to Workplace Drug Screenings

A new bill proposed in California, however, could put an end to the unfair discrimination of legal consumers.