PBS NewsHour

Minorities struggle for headway in the legal weed business

Clip: 07/31/2021 | 11m 22s | Video has closed captioning.

In 2016, Massachusetts voters approved an initiative that required the state to create policies that would bring those disproportionately impacted by the war on drugs into the new legal cannabis industry. Today, minority-owned businesses make up only a small fraction of the hundreds of marijuana dispensaries in the state. Kira Kay reports.

Aired: 07/31/21

Rating: NR

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