Will New Regulations Help or Hurt Cannabis Social Clubs in Spain?

Spain is an exciting cannabis hub. In Barcelona and other parts of the country, one can join members-only clubs to grow and smoke cannabis. The laws regarding such clubs are flexible, but we have to consider if such laws are aiding violent crimes.  The country has a permissive attitude towards…

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Virginia Republican Speaks Out Against Cannabis Social Equity Qualifications

Social equity laws have become a standard in the cannabis industry. However, the expectation is not yet viewed as a universal necessity, as seen between the differing opinions of politicians in Virginia. As of July 1, Virginia’s recreational cannabis law officially launched, although it won’t be fully implemented until 2024.…

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Social Justice Cannabis Brand EVIDENCE Launches With the Help of Damian Marley, Berner and Other Celebs

EVIDENCE, a new cannabis brand operating and running in the abandoned building of a private prison, just launched with the help of Damian Marley, Nabil Elderkin, Berner and other celebs and industry movers and shakers. The result is a cannabis company unlike any other.  EVIDENCE took off just in time…

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The Individual vs. The Tribe – How to Properly Shape Cannabis Social and Public Policies

Within my heart of hearts – I’m an anarchist in the literal sense of the word. In the literal sense, it basically means “life without rulers”. However, governments would like you to believe this would lead to “chaos” & disorder, and they may be right in certain situations. But it…

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California Cannabis Equity Alliance Demands Focus on Social Equity in Cannabis

California has long gotten flack for not being an inclusive space for social equity and taking the steps some other states have as far as inclusion. Now, a group of social equity leaders from across the state who make up the California Cannabis Equity Alliance are planning a protest that…

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San Diego City Council Considers Easing Rules For Pot Businesses To Support Social Equity

Civic leaders in San Diego are considering easing the regulations for cannabis businesses in an effort to promote social equity in the city’s legal marijuana industry. In addition to launching a new agency to regulate San Diego cannabis businesses, the San Diego City Council has approved a resolution to accept…

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Cannabis Legalization: Putting Economic Opportunity and Social Justice Front and Center

Money and social justice are the two most powerful arguments circulating in favor of cannabis legalization, from the number of people who’d be freed from the criminal justice system to the amount of business activity waiting to be unleashed. But which rationale has more traction? Which one might the Biden…

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How Marijuana Consumers Can Bring About More Social Justice in the Cannabis Industry

The world has experienced a series of social unrest recently, with people seeking answers, demanding justice, and holding institutions responsible for systemic inequality.  Things worsened with the emergence of the COVID-19 virus, and now the big question is, “How can cannabis users influence social justice in weed?” Social justice hinges…

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Who are 5 Cannabis Social Media Influencers You Should Start Following Today?

The peculiarities surrounding the legal status of cannabis on a federal scale have grossly limited the means of advertising cannabis products available. Cannabis companies however have devised different ways to rise to this challenge and get the information of cannabis products to as many people as possible. One such way…

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