Reflections and commentary on the cannabis industry, entrepreneurship, travel, and being Black in America.
4 steps to overcome fear & seek growth during the Pandemic. This year, we’ve experienced a lot of firsts. Since March, we’ve all been in a state of confusion trying to navigate our new normal. It involves a lot of hard truths and harsh realizations about the state of things, but also within ourselves. IfContinue reading “How I Beat COVID-19”
Earlier this year, a local news outlet reached out to me to conduct an interview on cannabis tourism. Here’s what happened. Q: What are cannabis or “420” tours? James Gordon (JG): For us at Chi High Tours, we look at cannabis tours as an opportunity to reduce the stigma associated with consumption and provide educationContinue reading “Cannabis Tourism Interview”
Systemic racism, and the trauma experienced from it, is a major public health concern that needs to be addressed. Intergenerational trauma often affects more BIPOC because of the traumas endured by systemic racism. So how do we address intergenerational trauma? I think we need to start with tackling the systemic problem that breeds this typeContinue reading “How to Address Intergenerational Trauma”
Over the last few weeks, people around the world have had their eyes opened to the systematic racism that runs rampant in America’s ecosystem. From redlining, to Eurocentric curriculums, to the school-to-prison pipeline. If you’ve recently discovered these underlying forms of white supremacy that are deeply woven into the fabric of American society and theContinue reading “Is White Supremacy in the Cannabis Industry Real?”
As states begin to reopen and we start to take small steps towards normalcy, it’s easy to get entranced by the idea that things are finally getting back to the way they used to be. In many states, you’re now able to get a haircut, or grab a beer at your local establishment. But asContinue reading “The Impact of COVID-19 on Black Communities”