Following important cannabis news articles every day can be a real burn-out, we know. That’s why the Emerald rolls up a chronicle of the headiest news hits, and passes them to you at the end of each week. We Bring You: The Dime. Republicans Favor Federal Decriminalization USA Today reports that on Monday, November 15th, South Carolina Republican Rep. Nancy Mace, … [Read more...] about The Dime: 11/19/2021
View of New York, home to the "gold standard" of social equity in cannabis. Photo credit: oneinchpuchphotos. The cannabis industry is not a diverse place. For years, caucasin men have controlled the legal market while largely discriminating against Black Americans, Latinos, and women. New York believes it can change that. With their new social equity cannabis campaign, the … [Read more...] about Settling the Score: New York’s Social Equity Plan is a Model for Legalization
Platinum Vape’s Platinum Vape’s Pinã de los Muertos Gummy Coins. Photo credit: Platinum Vapes. Día de los Muertos is celebrated on November 1st and 2nd, on both sides of the Mexican border. It is a day to honor those who have passed. It is believed that on these two days, the souls of deceased family members return to earth to celebrate with the living. They are … [Read more...] about Día de los Muertos Product Round Up
Afternoon in an agave plantation at Tequila, Jalisco, Mexico. Photo credit: twenty20photos. The U.S. Hispanic community and cannabis have had a long and complicated history. Between 1963 and 1984, American scholars came up with the “Mexican hypothesis,” which helped fuel early racist cannabis laws. More specifically, according to the Social History of Alcohol and … [Read more...] about How the National Hispanic Cannabis Council Will Change Cannabis.
Photo credit: Real Cannabis Entrepreneur From player to gamemaster, Gary George managed to turn his disappointment into the Real Cannabis Entrepreneur Conference (RCEC), helping hundreds of cannabis entrepreneurs break into the market. George is a cannabis advocate and entrepreneur. In 2017, he and his wife, Marie, began exploring the idea of entering the cannabis … [Read more...] about Who is the Real Cannabis Entrepreneur, Gary George?