On the anniversary of the tragic Pulse nightclub shooting that killed 49 people in Orlando, the Office for Civil Rights of the Department of Health and Human Services rolled back Obamacare’s Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act. The new provision removes protections against discrimination based on sexuality or
In honor of Pride and the Black Lives Matter movement, below is a list of additional organizations that promote equality, advancement and safety of some of the most vulnerable populations. The Black Mamas Matter Alliance “We envision a world where Black mamas have the rights, respect, and resources to thrive
A leader in consulting and strategy practice for the betterment of food, beverage and cannabis, Bootleg Avocado is not your average company. Their process is simple: focus on the food and then implement the concept to create sociability and sustainability within the food realm. Through successful events like “State of
Intro by Nikki Frias Pioneer Showcases by Candice Lola Before the “War on Drugs” during Nixon’s reign and Reagan’s campaign of “Just say no’, cannabis was used as a utility for entrepreneurs. Unfortunately with its negative connotations towards racial identity and systemic oppression, black and brown communities have
There is no disputing the global impact of COVID-19. Bearing the weight of such despair, the cracks in our judiciary begin to show, in turn expressing an underwhelming response to their most vulnerable constituents. Within the prison system, the judicial system refutes the fleeting promise of granting such leniency to
Nothing but high highs and great flows at Wednesday night’s Humble Bloom Winter Solstice “Smokes and Jokes” comedy show. Upon arrival at the beautiful William Vale Plaza in Brooklyn, attendees entered a winter wonderland decorated with colored lights, different types of greenery and some of the hottest cannabis vendors.