Category Archives: women

The High Times Interview: Dr. Dina & Corey Thomas

Dr. Dina is the founder of the Alternative Herbal Health Services dispensary in Los Angeles as well as the inspiration for the Nancy Botwin character on the groundbreaking pot-centric show, Weeds. A noted cannabis activist, Dr. Dina has made a name for herself as both a business owner and a philanthropist. Here, setting aside the […]

OM Edibles Makes History Receiving First-Ever State Annual License in California

It’s been a tumultuous year for California cannabis businesses. Though the state legalized recreational cannabis, new laws requiring stringent testing standards and efforts like seed-to-sale tracking have slowed the progress of many businesses. Some dispensaries have even had to destroy products not-up-to-snuff with new regulations in an effort to comply. Facing a long transition period, […]

9 Female-Owned Cannabis Companies Crushing It in California

Determined to reverse this trend, one of Oregon’s most prominent attorneys, Amy Margolis, has launched “The Initiative,” the world’s first female-centric cannabis business accelerator. Working to balance gender inequality, Margolis says, “The Initiative will help provide the tools, mentoring, training and access to funding that women need to ensure their success in the cannabis space.” […]

Paris Jackson Claps Back At Anti-Weed Internet Trolls

Michael Jackson’s 19-year-old daughter is quickly becoming a noted activist. Last month, Paris Jackson spoke at the Los Angeles Women’s March in support of women around the world. She’s also a known marijuana user and advocate. Paparazzi photographed Paris Jackson leaving a marijuana dispensary in California last month. And now, after posting a video of what […]