There are 28 days in February dedicated to honoring the Black community, and 30 in March to honor women. But that isn’t enough. We must actively choose to support women and minorities in cannabis 24/7/365.

It’s easy to fall into a pattern of thinking that women face one set of problems while people of color face another, but it’s time to realize that there is a lot of synergy between the types of discrimination each group has faced. Often, strategies that oppress one oppress the other.

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What many people fail to realize is that real solutions help both groups, because there are people who belong to both groups. If we’re ever going to address the issues that minorities in cannabis…

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