social equity

Emerald Media speaks with Marie Montmarquet and Allen Hackett of MD Farms

Emerald Media has a conversation with Marie Montmarquet and Allen Hackett of in this engaging interview.

Rapper Killer Mike Challenges President Elect Joe Biden to Cannabis Reform

“I want to challenge Joe Biden to do what Bernie Sanders did. He would have descheduled it the first day [...]

EmeraldLIVE: Social Equity in Cannabis

The EmeraldLIVE Educational Webinar on Social Equity discuss actionable steps and what you can do to make your business more [...]
Virginia Governor Announcing Support for Cannabis Legalization

Virginia Governor Announces Support for Cannabis Legalization

Six months after approving decriminalization, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced plans on November 16th to introduce adult-use cannabis legalization to [...]
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Shanel Lindsay Found Success in the Middle of Equity and Innovation

This Jill of all trades wears many hats — and is driven by her longing for social equity and genuine [...]

Illinois Social Equity Applicants Want to Delay Lottery Licensing Program

The need for social equity within the cannabis industry is pressing. Hard. 
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Get Informed, Get Involved: 20 Cannabis Organizations Advocating for Social Equity

In association with Emerald’s ongoing lists of minority-owned cannabis businesses, we are highlighting 20 organizations advocating for social equity and [...]

L.A. Proposes Large Changes to Social Equity Program

The city of L.A. adopted the Social Equity Program in September 2019, according to the city’s Department of Cannabis Regulation [...]

Conscious Consumption: 100+ Black-Owned Cannabis Businesses to Support Right Now

It is important now more than ever to become conscious cannabis consumers. This list of 100 Black-owned cannabis businesses is [...]