Mary Pryor is the American activist and cofounder of Cannaclusive, a website that promotes inclusivity and diversity in the cannabis industry and facilitates fair representation of minority consumers. She is a vocal critic of the negative profiling of and criminal justice disparity against Black cannabis users. She works to hold businesses and consumers in cannabis accountable.
To celebrate 4/20, we’re taking a look at what needs to change to make the cannabis industry more diverse and inclusive. We chatted with Mary Pryor, the founder of Cannaclusive, and Aaliyah Ei, a cannabis activist, about how to make sure that the whitewashing of the industry gets called out.
Cannaclusive co-founder Mary Pryor discusses in The One Story how the marijuana industry is "a generational wealth builder” and can be used to address and talk "about the need to embrace and drive equity within start culture and business within cannabis.”