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Murdoch Community Center – How Mary Jane got her name; Ensuring Social Economic Equity in the legalized cannabis industry

May 5 @ 6:00 pm

How Mary Jane got her name –
This Lived Black Experience (LBE) presented by the Southside Community Association in partnership with Harvest, Inc. –
In the wake to legalize cannabis in the United States a movement for social equity within the industry has emerged. This LBE will provide an in-depth review of the history of cannabis and ideas as to what social equity means and looks like for the communities of color who have been impacted by the prior criminalization of it.
LBE Presenters include –
The History of Cannabis & its legacy in and impact on Communities of Color
Dr. William Troutt, Medical Director
Harvest Health & Recreation Inc.
Arizona Prop 207
Ben Kimbro, Director of Public Affairs
Harvest Health and Recreation Inc.
Social Equity in the Legalization
of Cannabis & the National Conversation
Elroy P. Sailor, Board Member
Harvest Health and Recreation Inc.
Ms. Khara House and Rev. Bernadine Lewis will assist with the commUnity Q&A session of the discussion. As always, we welcome community engagement and dialogue and will be taking “live” questions from the audience.