Rap duo, Run the Jewels, first entered the cannabis industry back in July 2020 with the release of their branded strain, “OOH LaLa.” Now, while more states turn to legalization as prohibition continues to disproportionately affect communities of color, one half of the duo, Killer Mike, is making his voice heard regarding the need for reform. In a recent … [Read more...] about Rapper Killer Mike Challenges President Elect Joe Biden to Cannabis Reform
The Dime: 9/11/2020
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. Written by Katie Bryan | Emerald Magazine Hot Box Trailer U.S. Border patrol agents policing the Rio Grande River in Laredo, … [Read more...] about The Dime: 9/11/2020
U.S. House of Representatives to Take Vote on Cannabis Legalization Later This Month
In the closest measure towards legalization we’ve ever seen, The U.S. House of Representatives will vote this September on whether or not to federally reschedule and decriminalize cannabis. According to Marijuana Moment, Majority Leader Steny Hoyer, D-MD, said in a “Dear Colleague” letter that the upcoming month’s legislative objective would include a vote on the … [Read more...] about U.S. House of Representatives to Take Vote on Cannabis Legalization Later This Month
Where Does Kamala Harris Stand on Cannabis?
It’s official. Sen. Kamala Harris, D-CA, has joined former Vice President Joe Biden on the Democratic presidential ticket. During their first joint interview last weekend, the pair discussed cannabis criminalization and drug policy reform. Harris, who previously called for more law enforcement officers in the streets in her 2009 book Smart on Crime, took time … [Read more...] about Where Does Kamala Harris Stand on Cannabis?