Category: Business

The Founder of Shea Moisture’s Wants to Transform Madam C.J. Walker’s Old Home Into an Incubator for Black Women Entrepreneurs

Sundial Brands co-founder Richelieu Dennis is taking his efforts to provide Black women the “access, capital and expertise” they need to make their businesses...

Fewer patients benefit from medical cannabis under Texas law

Less than 600 of the estimated 150,000 Texas patients with uncontrollable epileptic seizures have been prescribed marijuana-derived oil under the state’s strict...

Canada is losing its competitive cannabis advantage to U.S.-based companies

Canada’s competitive advantage in cannabis is disappearing. Half of the 10 biggest marijuana companies trading in Canada are now U.S. based, including MedMen...

Hip hop’s favorite mansion is for sale. Live the rap mogul life for only $12.9M

Hip hop’s favorite waterfront mansion just dropped like it’s hot onto the sizzling Miami market for $12.9 million. Made famous as a location by Lil Wayne, Dré and...

Labron James takes on Michael Jordan’s silence on social issues in his second ‘Shut Up and Dribble’ episode

If Michael Jordan is going to count rings to quantify his superiority over LeBron James, then James is going to point out the divide in their social attention. In the...

Declining cannabis stocks hammer Canada’s struggling venture exchange

From declining resource stocks to the recent rout in cannabis shares, Canada’s venture exchange can’t seem to catch a break. Pot stocks accounted for more than a...

The Super-Rich Are Stockpiling Their Wealth in Black-Box Charities

DAFs provide tax benefits and a bigger pool of money to donate Critics say these funds can create “warehouses of wealth” It’s all the rage in charitable giving...

Cannabis Cuisine Heats Up Cooking Shows, Restaurant Menus

Marijuana-infused fare is not for hippies anymore, as foodies get high and heal.     The first time I can remember a reference to eating marijuana came as a...

Nike goes all in: Colin Kaepernick’s voices ‘Just Do It’ ad to air during NFL’s kick-off game

Instead of backing down, Nike appears to be doubling down on its decision to make Colin Kaepernick a face of its “Just Do It” campaign, as he lends his voice...

Marijuana Users Being Turned Away From Cannabis Industry Jobs

One of the first rules of operating a successful black market drug dealing operation is to never get high on your own supply. Well, it turns out this thug-life ethos is...