In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, many states are battling the idea of keeping cannabis dispensaries open as an “essential business.” Most legal states, including California and Colorado, have deemed cannabis shops to be essential services. Many locations have also instated delivery services and curbside pickup to abide by social distancing rules. Closing … [Read more...] about Closing Dispensaries Is Unethical in More Ways Than One
Pictured above: Sheena Roberson of Cannabis Noire. Written by Lyneisha Watson Leaders throughout the cannabis industry continuously use the term "social equity." But there is still a lack of understanding as to why it’s important for Black Americans. Sheena Roberson, founder of Cannabis Noire—a company that helps marginalized groups gain access to the cannabis … [Read more...] about Philly’s Sheena Roberson is Reminding Felon’s That They Deserve to be Treated Fairly
Submitted by Jeff Jarvis, PossibleNOW staff Selecting preferences is commonplace in our digital world. Users subscribe or unsubscribe from email lists, request notifications from their favorite brands, and update their privacy settings on social media networks. It’s a win-win for both parties. Consumers receive relevant communications when they are given a voice regarding … [Read more...] about Op-Ed: Want to Improve Patient Relationships? Let Them Express Their Preference
We're now in the third week of a pandemic, which the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared on March 11th, 2020. During that announcement, WHO Director-General, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, alerted the international community the crisis would affect every industry. “This is not just a public health crisis, it is a crisis that will touch every sector,” … [Read more...] about Cannabis Companies Answer Call for Help, But Who Will Answer Theirs?
By Rita Thompson When attempting to describe Jamaica, it’s easiest to turn to the lyrics of the country’s most legendary king, “Let’s get together and feel alright.” If you’re looking to relax and unwind on the beach, you look to the Caribbean. If you’re looking to do that with a cup of rum punch in one hand, and a joint in the other, you look to … [Read more...] about Feel Alright: 5 Reasons I’d Return to Jamaica