The two celebrities will use their platforms to lift up black owners in the cannabis industry, which is desperate search for more diversity.
Experts in cannabis and criminal justice believe more is needed to create the change being sought.
A study commissioned by Denver policymakers found the cannabis industry still needs more diversity initiatives and inclusion in one of marijuana’s epicenters.
Both of these groups are keeping up the pressure on cannabis companies to have a seat at the table.
GTI and its members have vision, passion and sincerity that they utilize in the communities they serve and the communities that are underserved.
In her first public speaking appearance since the event, Academy president Cheryl Boone Isaacs publicly addressed the snafu for the first time.
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