The Cosmic Right: The Overlap Between Psychedelics and Right-Wing Politics [ONLINE]

by Psychedelic Society (UK) // It has been argued that psychedelic experiences will automatically make you more liberal, open-minded, tolerant, progressive and environmentally friendly. But the historical evidence suggests otherwise – in fact, psychedelics have in the past been embraced by conservative, traditionalist and patriarchal cultures, like the Aztecs, and in the west, their champions … Read moreThe Cosmic Right: The Overlap Between Psychedelics and Right-Wing Politics [ONLINE]

Inauguration Integration: What Does the Drug War Look Like Under Biden? [ONLINE]

by Psychedelic Seminars & Lucid News // Presented by Lucid News and Psychedelic Seminars. Join us for a roundtable conversation integrating the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. We’ll examine their history of supporting punitive drug policies and their recent promises of reform, as covered in a story on Lucid News. … Read moreInauguration Integration: What Does the Drug War Look Like Under Biden? [ONLINE]

A Compassionate Approach to Ending the War on Drugs [ONLINE]

by Portland Psychedelic Society // Panel discussion on the history & impacts of the “War on Drugs”. Highlighting new approaches toward more compassionate drug policies. About this Event Expanding Minds is a new discussion series presented by the Portland Psychedelic Society (PPS) bringing together panels of experts and activists working to end the failed “War … Read moreA Compassionate Approach to Ending the War on Drugs [ONLINE]

The Psychedelic Election and The Future of Drug Policy Reform [ONLINE]

by Chacruna // Featuring Melissa Lavasani in conversation with Ariel Clark Wednesday, December 9th from 12-1:30pm PST REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT HERE Washington DC just passed Initiative 81, which makes the investigation and arrest of non-commercial cultivation, distribution and possession of entheogens among the lowest enforcement priorities in the nation’s capital. Why was the campaign … Read moreThe Psychedelic Election and The Future of Drug Policy Reform [ONLINE]

Can Psychedelics Help Save America? [ONLINE]

Event Description Science has shown psychedelics to offer resilience and comfort where there seemed to be none. The Food and Drug Administration calls them “breakthrough therapies” for mental health conditions that lack effective treatments. Indigenous communities have known their benefits for centuries, but legal restrictions have stripped them of their rites and remedies. As Schedule … Read moreCan Psychedelics Help Save America? [ONLINE]

Policy Discussion: It’s Time for the U.S. to Decriminalize Drug Use and Possession [ONLINE]

By any measure and every metric, the U.S. war on drugs has been a catastrophic failure. The “tough on crime” approach to drug policy in this country and the public health crises it created has failed at its stated goals and led to the disproportionate incarceration of millions of otherwise law-abiding civilians while exacerbating drug-related … Read morePolicy Discussion: It’s Time for the U.S. to Decriminalize Drug Use and Possession [ONLINE]