Chem Tales

Are Oakland’s Cannabis Taxes Too High?

When asked to describe the city of Oakland’s approach to taxing cannabis…

Chem Tales: For Marisa Rodriguez Equity Is Priority No. 1

Marisa Rodriguez may only be two months into her job, but the…

Chem Tales: Cannabis Needs Women in Power

As the founder of a cannabis recruiting platform, Karson Humiston is used…

‘Smoke & Mirrors’ Reclaims Cannabis

The inspiration for Melonie and Melorra Green’s new exhibition, “Smoke & Mirrors:…

Chem Tales: Flow Kana Founder Believes Cannabis Could Crumble Big Ag

Flow Kana founder and CEO Michael Steinmetz had an epiphany while touring…

Chem Tales: Regulators Get the Villain Edit

Papa & Barkley wanted to be poked and prodded. No, this isn’t…

Know Your Budtender: Set Lynden McKeever of Grass Roots

When Set Lynden McKeever heard there was a cannabis job fair happening…

Do We Really Need 4/20 at This Point?

At 4:20 p.m. last Saturday, I was not among the 15,000 strong…

Your Bay Area Guide to 4/20

By now, you know the score when it comes to April 20.…

Low Grades for High Times 100 of 2019

There was an era when High Times magazine was the gold standard…