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Cannabis in a Conservative Country: The History and Politics of Cannabis in Indonesia

  Located in Southeast Asia, Indonesia is a country known for its tropical tourist destinations. But what lies behind the [...]

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Bernie Sanders and Cory Booker Call for Cannabis Legalization in Virtual Town Hall Meeting

Amongst the array of much-needed reforms is the criminalization of cannabis that continues to disproportionately affect communities of color.  

Diversity Could be Coming to Denver’s Legal Cannabis Industry

Since President Nixon’s declaration of the War on Drugs in 1971, our country has been fighting a racially charged battle. 

After Several Cannabis Companies are Targeted, Industry Members Come Together to Offer Support and Security

Shared Fear and Support in the Cannabis Industry Cover photo: Volunteers gathered to paint and board up windows at A [...]

Joe Biden’s Stance on Cannabis Waivers With “New Plan for Black America”

For those who haven’t paid much mind to the presumptive 2020 Democratic nomination’s stance on weed, it’s changed quite a [...]

Equally High: Social Equity Programs in California Weren’t put into Effect from the Beginning

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