Category: Money

Racial and Gender Barriers Prevent The Cannabis Industry From Being Inclusive

Minority business leaders say there are significant barriers in critical institutions that keep many from becoming significant players in the space. This story...

Billionaire Kanye West, P.F. Chang’s and Political Groups all received PPP Loans?

The government’s small business lending program has benefited millions of companies, with the goal of minimizing the number of layoffs Americans have suffered in the...

Steve Kerr, Pete Carroll, Gregg Popovich Commend Colin Kaepernick for taking a stand against police brutality

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said “we owe a tremendous amount” to Colin Kaepernick for taking a stand against police brutality and racial oppression...

Louisiana House Passed Three Marijuana Reform Bills, Including Cannabis Banking

Louisiana lawmakers advanced three marijuana reform bills on Wednesday, and that includes legislation that would dramatically expand the state’s medical cannabis...

Is Another Real Estate Crash Is Coming?

Like the subprime mortgage crisis a decade ago, the COVID-19 crisis has sparked major public interventions to stabilize the financial markets. But the Fed isn’t...

Concerned Armed Black Citizens Escort a Michigan Lawmaker to Capitol After Volatile Rightwing Protest

According to the Guardian, A black lawmaker came to Michigan’s capitol with an escort of armed black citizens on Wednesday, days after white protesters with guns...

What You Need To Understand About Hydroxychloroquine

There is no proven treatment for COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. But an old malaria medicine called hydroxychloroquine has made headlines as a...

Aurora Cannabis Inc. (ACB) Stock Sinks As Market Gains

Aurora Cannabis Inc. (ACB) closed at $0.80 in the latest trading session, marking a -1.27% move from the prior day. This move lagged the S&P 500’s daily gain...

Louisiana Is Asking for major disaster declaration as Covid-19 intensifies throughout State

Louisiana, and New Orleans in particular, has some of the highest rates of COVID-19 spread in the country.   Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards requested a major...

Flashback Friday: OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma is caught up in European opioid probe

The police huddled for hours each day, headphones on, eavesdropping on the doctor. They’d tapped his cellphone, bugged his office, planted a camera in a trattoria....