Black Money Business Jobs : Why Blacks aren't getting into the Lucrative Cannabis Business

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  1. Clyde C Coger Jr

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    In the Spirit of Legal Marijuana,


    Cash, connection, and license preclude the average Black, with or without a felony charge, from getting started ...


    WHY BLACKS AREN’T GETTING INTO THE LUCRATIVE CANNABIS BUSINESS


    Snoop Lion may have just invested in a marijuana delivery app, but most African Americans are not cashing in on the now thriving legal cannabis industry. It is actually the fastest growing industry in the country. By latest estimates, it’s a $2.7 billion business.

    According to an NBC series called NBCBLK, there are various reasons for the lack of Black presence ...


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    The tobacco industry are already poised to corner the market. As soon as enough states legalize it. Watch





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    Maybe, but the concern is why qualified Blacks aren't entering the weed business, a $2.7 billion business now, which is to say, before the heavy hitters corner the market.

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    No guts?





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    Okay, much better acceptable answer. Hate to say it, but you might be right.

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    Being a consumer of the product certainly fits as one of the many reasons we, as Black folk, aren't entrepreneurs in this growing new market.


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    They're waiting to see how others fare before getting their ankles wet. The RastaFAKIAN Marleys would make a killing on this...they have Bob's name tied into chips and dips as well as coffee, energy drinks and audio/headphones. Ziggy, whom I just can't stand and Stephen are the poster boys for John Varvatos designer suits....how positively Babylonian...

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    You ain't never lied, Black Phoenix, a total killing :rofl:

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    :thinking:The can have different blends with names like One Love, Redemption, Irie, Natty Blunt, etc.:lol:
     
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    But don't leave out ... Buffalo Soldier ... my favorite





    Bob Marley - Buffalo soldier



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