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 […]

Book Launch: Queering Psychedelics: From Oppression to Liberation in Psychedelic Medicine

We are excited to announce an in-person book launch for Chacruna’s new book Queering Psychedelics. The event will include a panel discussion with Dr. Bia Labate, Dr. Alex […]

Psicodélicos têm estreia discreta em Davos

Evento paralelo ao Fórum Econômico Mundial anunciou renascimento de enteógenos Além da ausência de neve, o convescote anual de ricos e poderosos na estação suíça de […]

Policy and Legal Considerations for Religious and Community Use of Psilocybin Mushrooms under Oregon Measure 109

Jon Dennis On May 25, the Oregon Psilocybin Advisory Board (OPAB) will vote on whether to recommend adopting the proposed model regulatory framework for religious liberties and community access under […]

The Navajo Nation to Protect the Sanctity of Azeé – Peyote Medicine from Legalization and Commercial Use

The Azeé Bee Nahagha of Diné Nation (ABNDN, Inc.) held the summit at Twin Arrows Navajo Casino Resort, where task force members discussed ways to oppose […]

Press Release – Chacruna Institute Celebrates a Groundbreaking New Collection

The Chacruna Institute announces the publication of Women in Psychedelics: Uncovering Invisible Voices [Book in Spanish], an indispensable new collection of short essays by authors from the Chacruna […]

Book Launch: Women & Psychedelics: Uncovering Invisible Voices

This collection of short essays examines the place of women in the history of psychedelics. While some of the subjects are clearly pioneers in their own […]

Tea and Ashes: How Ayahuasca Can Help You Quit Smoking

Dimitri Daldegan-Bueno Before discussing the research itself, it is essential to contextualize the subject. In addition to high blood pressure, smoking is the most significant risk […]