Can Social Equity Help Heal The War On Drugs?

Can Social Equity Help Heal The War On Drugs?

As cannabis legalization sweeps the nation, some states are creating a framework to incentivize businesses to repair damages brought on by the war on drugs. As business ownership and employment opportunities are being made more accessible to low income individuals and communities most impacted by the criminalization of cannabis, how is social equity effecting business?

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Advanced