*Originally published on BlackEnterprise.com So there you have it, our roundup of entrepreneurs of color in the cannabis
Charlo Greene weighs in on why it’s important that more African Americans join the fight for the legalization of marijuana.
No arrests have been made or charges filed in connection with the raid. Anchorage Police Department spokeswoman Jennifer
HuffPost's Matt Ferner reported earlier on the approval of Measure 2 in Alaska: After Alaska became the fourth state to legalize
This week brought some notable farewells. First, Charlo Greene, a 26-year-old TV reporter in Alaska, won the Internet when she dropped the f-bomb on air and quit her job to work full-time on marijuana reform (she pulled off a rare viral double play when, during an interview on HuffPost Live, she smoked a joint). Making a less theatrical but far more significant exit, Eric Holder announced he is resigning as Attorney General. Of course, Holder has agreed to remain in his post until his successor is confirmed by the Senate -- so, given the current state of D.C. dysfunction, he may be AG for some time to come. Finally, after a series of violent nightmares, the sports world delivered a fairy-tale ending as Derek Jeter capped his legendary career with a storybook walk-off hit in his last game at Yankee Stadium. We offer them all a sincere -- if ill-thought-out -- #LatteSalute.
News station apologizes for "f*ck it, I quit' anchor
Read the full apology from KTVA 11 News here. Greene gave her own explanation for her actions on Monday in a YouTube clip
Watch the full video above. In the YouTube clip, Greene explained why she believes the fight for marijuana legalization in