The Booming Marijuana Industry Is Still Too White

Identities.Mic: Legal cannabis is now growing faster than any other industry in the U.S. The enterprise deemed the “next great American industry” by the ArcView Group, a California-based investment and research firm, has grown from $1.5 billion in 2013 to $2.7 billion in 2014, the Huffington Postreported. This emerging market, however, seems to be benefitting all but the people who have been most impacted by draconian anti-drug laws in the United States.

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