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Racism is built into the legalization of cannabis.
The laws allowing growing and dispensary only allow you to sell if you have no criminal record.
Black people are more likely to go to jail over a cannabis change than a white person. Meaning that white people, who have been breaking the law this entire time, are the ones growing and opening dispensaries.
Black people are left out of legalization because of racist cops, racist judges, racist systems.
Cannabis is not a solution to racism, etc. It is a plant.
You need to be the solution by challenging the racism around you and advocating the change in cannabis laws to allow people with felonies and misdemeanors to grow and sell.