Articles tagged with "racism"
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Cannabis collectibles tell the tale of prohibition, racism, and legalizationMatt Mernagh - Published on June 14, 2022Read more
As legal weed grows, so does our yearning for mementos of its stories past. These collectors are going all out to preserve weed history.
Is the word ‘marijuana’ racist?Bruce Barcott - Published on June 8, 2022Read more
A lawmaker alleged the term was ‘pejorative and racist.’ Is it really? I went in search of an answer.
Opinion: I feel guilty shopping at the dispensaryRyan Brown - Published on October 5, 2020Read more
Even in recreational states, it doesn’t always feel like Black Lives Matter when you head to the dispensary.
How the war on drugs killed Breonna TaylorJanessa Bailey - Published on July 23, 2020Read more
Breonna Taylor’s death is a direct result of the war on drugs. Examine how the police harmed yet another innocent and learn how you can get justice for Breonna.
Can you love cannabis and support the police?David Bienenstock - Published on June 16, 2020Read more
Police don’t merely enforce unjust laws. They help create them, protect them, and profit from them.
Here’s how to start fixing racism in cannabis dispensariesAmara Barnes - Published on June 10, 2020Read more
As a budtender, I see how Black employees and customers are passed over and ignored. Here are five ways to change that.
The Roll-Up #146: Cannabis, racism, and America’s crisisLeafly Podcasts - Published on June 5, 2020Read more
The police killing of George Floyd has sparked uprisings around the nation. We’re using cannabis to push the discussion.
Cannabis and America’s uprising: It’s time to answer the knock at the doorBruce Barcott - Published on June 2, 2020Read more
Why does the cannabis industry have a special duty? Because cannabis has a special history.