How I Lived Twelve Years in a Colombian Ayahuasca Cult Led...

On May 13, 2019, the court of Guaduas in Cundinamarca, Colombia,...

Psychedelic Masculinities: Reflections on Power, Violence and Privilege

I do not think it's naïve to say that psychedelic...

Psychedelics, Sex, and Consent: A Brief History

When I started university 34 years ago, I encountered numerous male...

Our Vulnerabilities to Unethical Sexual Behavior

I first wrote The Ethics of Caring (1995, 2017) while working as...

Confronting Sexual Misconduct in the Psychedelic Community: An Interview with Daniel...

Daniel Pinchbeck is a prominent American writer and public figure...

Sex, Power and Psychedelics 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,...

Great Shamanic Deception: Using Ayahuasca as a Conduit for Sexual Fulfillment

Like many women, I was coerced into sexual acts by...

What Could a Conscious, Psychedelic #MeToo Look Like?

Increasing awareness of sexual abuse and exploitation by ayahuasqueros and...