At Chacruna: Building a Psychedelic Community During the War on Drugs

Jessica Nielson, Ph.D. I moved to Minneapolis from San Francisco in October of 2017 to plant a psychedelic seed in the middle of our country. I […]

At Chacruna: Confronting Sexual Misconduct in the Psychedelic Community: An Interview with Daniel Pinchbeck

Emily Sinclair, Ph.D. Daniel Pinchbeck is a prominent American writer and public figure who catapulted to fame and celebrity status in the psychedelic scene for his […]

At Chacruna: The Five Phases of Psychedelic Initiation

Jessica Nielson, Ph.D. I’ve had a long-standing relationship with psychedelics, stemming from my exploratory days in high school and college to a spiritual transformation during a […]

Don’t Have a Bad Trip with the Police: Know your Rights with Police and Psychedelics

Sean McAllister, Esq You likely know a lot about psychedelics. You know that in most cases, these substances are illegal under U.S. law. But do you […]

At Chacruna: Sex, Power and Psychedelic Series Call for Articles

Chacruna’s Sex, Power & Psychedelics series explores pervasive cultural dynamics related to sex and power as they manifest in psychedelic research, science and communities. This series […]

At Chacruna: Why We’re Starting the Conversation Around Queerness and Psychedelics

Shelby Hartman As a kid growing up in suburban New Jersey, Steve Silberman was just beginning to get into counterculture when he stumbled upon an interview […]