Issue No. 009
Dope: Guadalupe Rosales is turning a lens on the East L.A. of her youth to preserve a culture and lifestyle that’s quickly being erased.
Dope / Not Dope: Pepsi’s stock slid after they said they’re staying away from weed, which is lowkey a strong sign that the business mainstream now wants cannabis opportunities, not prohibitions.
Not Dope: The IG Effect is pushing artists to design their sets and shows for audiences at home, not the actual live humans right in front of them.
Dope / Not Dope: The LAPD officially confirmed legal weed possession is fine in the airport itself. Getting on the plane and flying though? That could still get you Fed time.
Dope: The NY Times uses some simple but powerful graphics to illustrate how growing up just a few blocks apart can lead to radically different life outcomes for children.
Dope: From CBD lines to heart monitors, Inc.’s new list of female founders is a portrait of how women are helming some of the world’s most exciting new companies.
Dope: No, we’re not crying over LCD Soundsystem’s beautiful sonnet of a new video. It’s just there’s something stuck in our eye, that’s all.