Books

Why Colorado’s Natural Medicine Health Act is the Right Measure to Access to Natural Psychedelic Medicine: Responding to Critics of NMHA

Sean McAllister In six weeks, Coloradans will vote on a historic ballot measure that will decriminalize four psychedelics and provide safe, regulated access to these natural […]

How My Great Aunt and Uncle Supported Black Power and Exposed the CIA

Wesley Bellanca As an integration practice and conclusion to this course on diversity and social justice in psychedelics, I have decided to explore a fascinating chapter […]

The Resurrection of Jurema (3)

Marcelo Leite Master Ritinha, a spirit just incorporated into the owner of the house, André Luiz do Nascimento, 50 years old, approaches the journalist, who is […]

The Resurrection of Jurema (2)

Marcelo Leite The scene is unusual: A neuroscientist and an ex-senator go into Brazil’s northeastern hinterland to uproot trees. In 45 minutes, with the help of […]

The Resurrection of Jurema (1)

Marcelo Leite It is 7:25 am at the Onofre Lopes University Hospital (HUOL) at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (UFRN). Fernanda Palhano-Fontes, Marcelo […]

The Misfortune of “Right Wing” Psychedelia

Nathan Fernandes There is a myth that people who drink ayahuasca tea, a psychedelic drink of Amazonian origin, are more likely to have a progressive mentality, […]

Anonymous Letter to Conservative Masters of the UDV

In a anonymous letter, members of the União do Vegetal (UDV) — one of the main ayahuasca religions in Brazil — have show their dissatisfaction with […]

Rediscovering Our Ancestral Roots of Exploration

Joseph McCowan Over the years, developing a deep relationship with psychedelics and the natural world have been integral to my growth, healing, and wellness. Psychedelics initiate […]

Ann Shulgin, pionnière de la ré-émergence psychédélique actuelle, est décédée à l’âge 91 ans

David E. Presti, Mariavittoria Mangini and Bob Jesse Ann était la veuve et la co-conspiratrice du légendaire chimiste Alexander Shulgin dit “Sasha” ; elle était aussi la […]

Letters in Support of the Right to Try Clarification Act and an Inter-agency Taskforce on Psychedelic Medicines and Therapies

Martin R. Steele, Lynnette A. Averill, PhD, Brett M. Waters, Esq My name is Martin R. Steele, and I am a retired Lieutenant General in the […]

How Do Psychiatric Medications Interact with MDMA or Psilocybin?

Aryan Sarparast, Chris Stauffer, Kelan Thomas and Benjamin Malcolm If MDMA or psilocybin is approved by the FDA for treatment of PTSD and depression, then what […]

Ann Shulgin, Forerunner of Today’s Psychedelic Re-Emergence, Dies at 91

David E. Presti, Mariavittoria Mangini and Bob Jesse Ann Shulgin, one of the foremost thinkers and authors to have guided the current resurgence of interest in […]

Decriminalize Nature Targets Peyote: Drug Reform or Settler Colonialism?

Bia Labate and Kevin Feeney Peyote, a psychoactive cactus considered sacred by many Native Americans, has recently been caught up in a political movement to decriminalize […]

Cactus Conservation Institute Clarification Note about Decriminalize Nature Claims

It has been brought to our attention that Decriminalize Nature has presented words from our most recent article in their social media in a way that implies we […]