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Mitchell Colbert

The Bay, CA
Contributor — Freelance

A Contemporary Renaissance Man. Communications Lead + Senior Consultant @PistilStigma. Freelancer @TheLeafOnline @CannabisNow & @WineIndustry Opinions are mine.

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Biography

Mitchell Colbert is the Communications Lead and a Senior Consultant for the compliance-focused cannabis consultancy Pistil + Stigma. He also is a freelance journalist and formerly an editor of The Leaf Online. He has written over one hundred published articles for outlets including Cannabis Now, ...

Colorado-Owned Florida Cannabis Company Opposes 'Colorado-Style' Legalization

Colorado-Owned Florida Cannabis Company Opposes 'Colorado-Style' Legalization

How the Trump Campaign Got Its 'Golden Ticket' to Big Marijuana

How the Trump Campaign Got Its 'Golden Ticket' to Big Marijuana

How Governor Rick Scott Rigged Florida's Medical Marijuana Program For Profiteers

How Governor Rick Scott Rigged Florida's Medical Marijuana Program For Profiteers

Nip it in the Bud: Cannabis Farming Is Not Causing California's Drought

Nip it in the Bud: Cannabis Farming Is Not Causing California's Drought

California's Cannabis Industry Reinvents the Concept of Appellations - Wine Industry Advisor

California's Cannabis Industry Reinvents the Concept of Appellations - Wine Industry Advisor

Indica, Sativa, Ruderalis - Did We Get It All Wrong?

Indica, Sativa, Ruderalis - Did We Get It All Wrong?

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RT @SenCoryGardner: I just finished hosting a bipartisan group of Senators on the Justice Department's decision to repeal the Cole memo…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/950837266959749120 
RT @tomangell: Holy crap. Kansas GOP rep justifies keeping marijuana illegal: "African Americans, they were basically users and t…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/950474677960527873 
RT @josephabondy: The #SDNY federal judge presiding over our #FederalCannabisLawsuit has scheduled oral argument for 2/14/18 @ 2:30 pm, on…
@DownsizeTheFeds If government healthcare is being cut to balance the budget, those cuts should start at the top, w…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/950418927254847490 
@GroverNorquist Legal gun ownership continues to go down among #cannabis users who are being denied their 2nd Amend…  https://twitter.com/i/web/status/950418455475322880 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first job was my personal blog, wellsuitedforlife.com, many of my blog posts were updated to become my first published articles.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, I have also hand written letters and I even remember how to write in cursive (mostly).

How is social media changing news?

Now 280 characters on Twitter can be called "news" and be released to the world without any source verification or oversight.