How Oakland Seeks To Change The Notoriously White Legal Marijuana Economy

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A groundbreaking nonprofit in Oakland, Hood Incubator, is helping minorities targeted by the war on drugs get a piece of the booming weed industry. According to reports, Oakland officers arrested black residents nearly 20 times more often than white residents for cannabis-related crimes. While notably, blacks had owned or founded less than 5 percent of cannabis businesses nationwide.

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