Lack of diversity in the Bay Area cannabis business

Sources: Politico, the Census Bureau, the Hood Incubator (a POC-focused cannabis business accellerator). Infographic by Kian Nassre, Web Editor.

Tallula Ricciardi, Arts & Culture Editor

December 19, 2018

Since the legalization of recreational marijuana in January of 2018, the Bay Area community and economy have faced drastic changes in the cannabis industry. As more legal dispensaries open in San Francisco and around the Bay, issues emerge surrounding racial and economic diversity in the industry. A...

California voters, Urban students ponder Proposition 19 to legalize marijuana

California voters, Urban students ponder Proposition 19 to legalize marijuana

Jamie Friedman, Staff Writer

November 2, 2010

Marijuana. Pot. Weed. Grass. Cannabis. Whatever you call it, there is a chance it could be legalized in California for people over the age of 21 if voters approve Proposition 19 on Nov. 2. For some Californians, change is long overdue. “I think we should legalize it,” said Haight Street clothing...

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