Not Just Another Day
In 2015, Lionel Tate was one of the 141,880 Black Americans arrested for marijuana possession. Facing a felony conviction, homelessness, and crippling debt, he strives to rebuild his life with his family, but all black Americans remain at risk of unequal criminalization from marijuana laws in our country. Meanwhile, legal cannabis is sold medicinally and recreationally across the country and has boomed into a multi-billion dollar industry.
Not Just Another Day is officially selected to play at the San Luis Obispo Film Festival and Oregon Documentary Film Festival in 2021. The film was written up in this Forbes Article, which highlights how the cannabis company From the Earth is making social justice a priority. The articles discusses the collaboration between From the Earth and Planet Froth in creation of
Not Just Another Day.
Here's what YOU can do to help
Legalizing marijuana would save many citizens from undeserved jail time!
Work with Non-Profits
How Legal Dispensaries Can Help
From The Earth is a forward thinking Cannabis company that prioritizes social justice. They are creating a product line called "Not Just Another 1/8th". A percentage of the profits go back to the black communities that have been negatively effected by marijuana possession arrests and anti-recidivism non-profit organizations.
Hire black employees into upper management. The Cannabis industry has a unique opportunity to reshape the corporate structure by including more people of color.
Use capital to fund legislation that positively effects communities that have been negatively effected by marijuana possession arrest laws.