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How Cannabis Fueled the Rise of Oakland Bluesman Fantastic Negrito

Grammy Award-winning Oakland blues musician Fantastic Negrito talks cannabis and Oakland before his 2018 album and tour launch.

This Startup Incubator Helps Drug War Survivors Build Cannabis Companies

Changing inequity: Oakland's Hood Incubator pairs legal retail newcomers with experienced cannabis operators.

California Co-Working Licenses Could Help Further Equity in Cannabis

Type S licenses were designed to reduce the barriers to entering California's legal cannabis market. But so far, not a single one has been issued.

Equity Efforts Could Go Statewide Under California Bill

Some California cities have already introduced equity programs designed to give a leg up to communities hit hardest by the drug war. A new bill in Sacramento would expand the effort statewide.

California’s Legal Cannabis Sales Begin: Leafly’s Full Coverage

Retail cannabis sales start New Year's Day! We're covering the launch from with updates from across the state.

California Cannabis Shops Roll Out Hoopla as Sales Set to Begin

Marijuana legalization arrives Monday in California with lots of hoopla, but only a handful of cities will initially have retail outlets ready to sell recreational cannabis.

LA Equity Program Aims to Undo Impacts of Drug War

Los Angeles wants to ensure that a fair share of what’s expected to be a lucrative legal market belongs to those most affected by the drug war.

New West Summit

When Oakland’s Fantastic Negrito won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Blues Album in 2017, for his debut LP The Last Days of Oakland, he didn’t…

The Spark: Best Northern California Art Walks to Enjoy While High

Cannabis is the perfect tool to elevate the mind and induce creativity. Have some on hand while you explore the best art walks in Northern California.

Psychedelic Science 2017 Conference: Leafly Reports From the Front Lines

Learn about topics being covered at the 2017 Psychedelic Science Conference, from psychiatric breakthroughs to the boundaries of human consciousness.

2017 Cultivation Conference

When Oakland’s Fantastic Negrito won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Blues Album in 2017, for his debut LP The Last Days of Oakland, he didn’t…

Oakland Licensing Plan Builds in Diversity and Reparations

Half of the city's cannabis licenses will be reserved for those impacted by the war on drugs.

Top Cannabis Education Centers: Where to Go When You Want To Know

Interested in joining the cannabis industry? These are the top-rated schools for cannabis students, from novice to expert.

ELEVATE Conference

When Oakland’s Fantastic Negrito won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Blues Album in 2017, for his debut LP The Last Days of Oakland, he didn’t…

Cannabis Business Summit & Expo

When Oakland’s Fantastic Negrito won a Grammy for Best Contemporary Blues Album in 2017, for his debut LP The Last Days of Oakland, he didn’t…

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