At Chacruna: Sexual Assault and Gender Politics in Ayahuasca Traditions: A View from Brazil

Gretel Echazú & Camila Benedito In August of this year, a bomb exploded in the world of New Age practitioners: The Brazilian guru, Prem Baba, a […]

At Chacruna: A Collective Open Apology for Response to Racist Language in the Women and Psychedelics Forum

Collective During the Women and Psychedelics Forum, co-promoted by the Chacruna Institute for Psychedelic Plant Medicines and the East West Psychology Program of the California Institute of […]

At Chacruna: An Open Apology for Racist Language in the Women and Psychedelics Forum

Valerie Coral During the Women and Psychedelics Forum, co-promoted by the Chacruna Institute for Psychedelic Plant Medicines and the East West Psychology Program of the California Institute […]

At Chacruna: Toad Medicine: New Psychedelic Knowledge under Construction?

Ali Cortina The increasing supply and consumption of the so-called “toad medicine” in various parts of the world has led to a series of claims without […]

At Chacruna: Radical Risk Reduction For Event And Community Organizers

Annie Oak The #MeToo civil rights movement is creating an opportunity for communities of all types to develop new ways to resolve conflict. As more people […]

At Chacruna: Ayahuasca community guide to preventing sexual abuse

Sexual abuse and misconduct towards female participants in ayahuasca circles are, unfortunately, quite prevalent occurrences. Exact numbers are difficult to obtain, as most cases never come […]