CWCBExpo: Cut Ties with Roger Stone

Earlier today, the Minority Cannabis Business Association published a Facebook post: “As a result of CWC choosing this guy as their keynote speaker, MCBA has decided to withdraw from attendance and speaking roles at this conference. CWC, you know better so there’s no excuse not to do better.” We at Cannabis Industry Journal would like…

Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council Launches Education Program

The Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council (MRCC) is an interesting nonprofit that recently launched an educational campaign, called Consume Responsibly Massachusetts. For many cannabis advocates who watched their states legalize the drug, consumer education is a very important part of moving forward. As states across the East Coast implement regulatory frameworks for the cannabis industry, there is a…

Of Course Humboldt Has a Cannabis Parade

Humboldt is the symbolic capital of California’s world famous Emerald Triangle, so it’s not too surprising that there’s a small town Main Street parade there celebrating cannabis. Small-town America lives for the parade — the time-honored tradition of stepping out and strutting down Main Street for all to see: Summer isn’t summer without the Fourth…