The Shinnecock Indian Nation celebrated the official opening of Little Beach Harvest, the first tribally-owned and tax-free cannabis dispensary in Long Island, on November 15th.
North Carolina Cherokee Tribe Becomes First Jurisdiction In The State To Vote To Legalize Adult-Use Cannabis
The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (EBCI) has passed a referendum to legalize adult-use cannabis, becoming the first jurisdiction in North Carolina to do so. This move comes in opposition to state representatives' recent "Stop Pot Act."
Seneca Nation And Pokagon Band Of Potawatomi Indians Launch First Cannabis Dispensaries With Opus Consulting
On 420, the Seneca Nation in New York and the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians in Michigan opened their first cannabis retail dispensaries with the help of business advisory firm Opus Consulting.
Numerous Native American tribes and Indigenous entrepreneurs are entering the cannabis industry across the nation. From tribal-owned businesses on sovereign land to speaking up at SXSW 2023, here's where Indigenous presence is succeeding.
Indigenous community leader Chenae Bullock does it again: this time bringing together a panel of women to discuss divine femininity, self-care, holistic lifestyles, celebrating Native heritage, and doing it all together.
DOC NYC 2022 Spotlighted Female Filmmakers Among Program of 200+ Documentaries, Shorts and Events in New York City
DOC NYC, the nation's largest documentary film festival, returned to New York in 2022 with 200+ documentaries, shorts and events. Notably, the 13th edition of the fest spotlighted more female filmmakers than ever before. Here are some of the standouts.
Indigenous Peoples Day 2022: Honeysuckle, Shinnecock Nation And Friends Honor Randall's Island Gathering And Historic New York City Media Blitz
Tribal members united from across the world to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day at Randall's Island. Meanwhile, Honeysuckle, the Shinnecock Nation and partners honored ancestral medicine with a first-of-its-kind New York City media blitz.
Hemp company Canndigenous is the first Indigenous-owned entity awarded a USDA Climate-Smart Commodities grant of $15 million, for a project in partnership with Iconoclast Industries and several universities and businesses to develop regenerative and sustainable industrial hemp.
Sit back, relax and enjoy the journey... Grow Medicine founder Laura Dawn puts a psychedelic twist on Weedsday with an all-female playlist honoring the connection between plant medicine and creative inspiration.
A new organization, the Indigenous Cannabis Industry Association (ICIA), has launched to focus on tribal markets in the cannabis industry. The ICIA will be led by cannabis entrepreneurs Rob Pero and Mary Jane Oatman.
The Shinnecock Indian Nation and TILT Holdings began construction on Little Beach Harvest, a cannabis dispensary on tribal territory, in a momentous day for the Indigenous community.
The Shinnecock Indian Nation and TILT Holdings will host the official groundbreaking of Little Beach Harvest, a fully Indigenous-owned cannabis wellness center and dispensary, on Southampton, Long Island on July 11.
Senate Committee On Indian Affairs Hosts Historic Listening Session For Indigenous Leaders: "Cannabis In Indian Country"
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs held its first-ever listening session on Indigenous communities and the cannabis industry, hosting over 100 tribal leaders.
For the first time in New York State history, Indigenous communities from five tribal sovereign nations across the U.S. and Canada are uniting to celebrate 420 - National Cannabis Day - with Honeysuckle Media and partners.
Todd Bergeron, Managing Partner of Conor Green Tribal Economic Development, talks about the firm’s work with the Shinnecock Indian Nation to launch the cannabis company Little Beach Harvest, and recognize Indigenous communities in the industry.