Two women are seen in a marijuana dispensary- one of them working there while another is a shopper. The shopper is looking up at a wall full of packaged products while the store worker is looking back at the rack.

Episode 346 – Jobs, Jobs, Jobs!

Andrew Livingston and first-time guest Ngiste Abebe join host Heather Sullivan to talk about the growth in legal marijuana jobs and the pressing need to address social equity disparities within the entrepreneurial community. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links:• New York Governor Reveals Amendments To Marijuana Legalization Plan Weeks Before Budget Deadline | Marijuana […]

A dark green marijuana plant grows under white lights against a dark blurred backdrop. The plant is just beginning to bud and has golden yellow hairs clustered tightly.

Episode 344 – As Goes the Senate

Andrew Livingston, Ben Adlin, and first-time guest Paul Rosen join host Ben Larson to talk about the the latest develops on the state level for marijuana policy reform and the embrace of legalization by the Democratic party and its leader in the House and Senate. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links:• Lt. Gov. John […]

A small little stuffed creature- squarish in shape with brown fur, cute black eyes, and a big open red mouth with adorable little pointy teeth- is seen near the lens standing in front of the Washington Monument- set farther back and blurred out. The little adorable stuffed creature is waring a set of pink and white bunny ears sized-to-match.

Episode 342 – Federal Moves Towards Legal Marijuana

Mike Liszewski and Jahan Marcu join host Heather Sullivan to talk about the most recent advances at the federal level for the legalization of marijuana, the science and business of Delta 8 THC, and the fight to legalize homegrow in Washington State. Produced by Shea Gunther. News & Links:• Massachusetts city drops onerous ‘impact fee’ […]

The U.S. Capitol Building is seen in the middle of the frame- small- with the Washington Monument rising up above it and setting the proper scale. The Lincoln Memorial building is seen in front of the base of the Monument and shows the compression in-frame created by the use of a long camera lens. The overall tone of the photo is rather muted, but the Capitol building is brightly lit up with a partially-cloud golden sky behind it. The image feels like there is hope in the darkness.

Episode 341 – Marijuana’s Big Moment

Anne Donohoe and first-time-guest Tauhid Chappell join host Ben Larson to talk about the latest developments at the federal level for progressive cannabis policy reform, the expanding need for proper social equity programs, and the ever-marching normalization of cannabis in contemporary media. Produced by Shea Gunther.Photo: Geoff Livingston/Flickr

The Martin Luther King, Jr, Memorial is seen from a low angle such that you just see the eye and brow of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. looking up to the right of frame. The photo is devoid of color and the sky that can be seen is partially cloudy.

Episode 340 – The Drive for Equity in Legal Marijuana

Steve Hawkins, executive director of the Marijuana Policy Project and Raheem Uqdah, Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility at Curaleaf, join host Heather Sullivan to talk about racial and social equity efforts within the legal marijuana industry, what we’re doing right, what we’re doing wrong, and what’s left to do. Produced by Shea Gunther. Photo: Levon […]

National hero Stacey Abrams speaks on stage during the 2018 TEDWomen conference. She is wearing a red dress and jacket and gesturing with both hands held wide while speaking under a bright light seen in the upper right of frame.

Episode 339 – Georgia On Our Minds

Kris Krane and Heather Sullivan join host Ben Larson to talk about the incredible and historic wins in Georgia’s special Senate runoff elections, as well as some of the big changes- both good and bad- that we’re likely to see in the weeks and months ahead. Produced by Shea Gunther. Photo: TED Conference/Flickr

A cute grey tiger cat is seen close-up with large green-yellow eyes. The cat appears against a blurred background of some inside space.

Episode 337 – Help Support MJToday Media

Producer Shea Gunther rounds out the year talking about the ways you can help support MJToday Media’s work and how you can use our platform to market your own products, brands, and services. Back with a full show next week! Produced by Shea Gunther. Support via Patreon! Photo: Anaa Yoo/Flickr