Juneteenth

The Juneteenth flag was designed by activist Ben Haith in 1997. Photo from CNN. By Terrance Turner June 19, 2020 (updated June 19, 2021) On June 19, 1865, Union soldiers, led by General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas, with some game-changing news. "The people of Texas are informed that in accordance with a Proclamation … Continue reading Juneteenth

420 Brings Sales Bump Despite Social Distancing

By Terrance Turner This year, what was anticipated to be a bigger-than-ever 420 was tamped down due to coronavirus. Large gatherings were forbidden; only eight states allowed recreational pot businesses to remain open. But April 20 brought a bump in recreational sales, despite social distancing requirements. Today, new data emerged from a "regulatory compliance technology … Continue reading 420 Brings Sales Bump Despite Social Distancing