The Damage of White Feminism: An Anecdote

Warning: This essay contains racist language that may be triggering...

Women, Spirituality, and Plant-Based Medicines

In thinking about women, plants, and spirituality, I thought about...

An Open Apology for Racist Language in the Women and Psychedelics...

During the Women and Psychedelics Forum, co-promoted by the Chacruna...

The Psychedelic Renaissance Will Be Decided By Access

“The thing worse than rebellion is the thing that causes...

Psychedelic Justice: Disrupting the Cultural Default Mode Network

People want accountability from the science and the funders around...

Why the Psychedelic Community is so White

  The War on Drugs is inherently anti-black. You can’t have a drug war without racism.   Most psychedelic users that I’ve encountered are hesitant to take a stance...

Cultural Appropriation and Misuse of Ancestral Yagé Medicine

Spirituality and Yagé Territory, culture, self-government, and spirituality: that’s what’s most important for us. The curacas, our men of wisdom or traditional doctors—harmonize relations within the...
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How Psychedelic Science Privileges Some, Neglects Others, and Limits Us All

Promises of psychedelic science include the opportunity to transform consciousness itself, to creatively generate new solutions to old problems, and to elicit deep healing...
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My Degree Is From The Forest

I believe that the issue of Ayahuasca is, in essence, an issue of human rights: as humans of this earth I believe that we...