Defend: Alton Sterling Matters

Alton Sterling, the 37-year-old black man that was shot multiple times as two officers sat on top of him holding him down. The officers claim to have seen the butt of a gun in one of Sterling’s pants&…

As a lifestyle publication, DOPE Magazine is dedicated to creating purposeful, relevant conversations. When we printed our inaugural issue in 2011 we positioned ourselves in the cannabis arena as a team of professionals determined to normalize the plant. While cannabis remains the central theme of our brand, 2017 has marked a turning point in our progression. We’ve built a steadfast framework of inclusivity when speaking about gender, race, class, politics, family and culture—with the ethos DEFEND.